Event Preview: Cocktails & Couture

September 05, 2023

By Jessica Firpi ’11

A Professional Advancement student at commencement
Photo by Scott Cook.

Rollins is hosting a gala to benefit scholarships for Professional Advancement and Graduate Studies students.

The Scoop

Hosted by the Holt Advisory Board and presented by Don Mealey Sport Auto Group, the Cocktail & Couture gala invites you to a lively evening of sipping, savoring, and supporting students, with all net proceeds benefiting scholarships for students in the College's Professional Advancement and Graduate Studies programs. The gala will take place at the Lake Nona Golf & Country Club on Saturday, September 23.

Attendees will be serenaded by Nashville singer-songwriter Dillon Dixon and have the opportunity to participate in a silent auction on curated high-end designer items and once-in-a-lifetime experiences and luxury trips. Enjoy a plated dinner, sip craft cocktails, and learn what these programs do to impact the professional development and career advancement opportunities for our working adult students.

The Details


September 23, 2023 | VIP reception 5 p.m. | Main event 6-9:30 p.m.


Lake Nona Golf & Country Club
9100 Chiltern Dr.
Orlando, FL 32827

Purchase tickets

For ticket purchases, please visit the event website. The deadline to purchase tickets is September 15.

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