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The 3rd Annual BCDP True Blue Gala is Friday, June 28th at 5:00 PM at Shadowland Ballroom in St. Joseph, MI with Guest Speaker U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow.


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About the 2024 True Blue Gala

You are invited to The Berrien County Democratic Party's 3rd Annual “True Blue Gala” on Friday, June 28th at 5:00 PM at Shadowland Ballroom in St. Joseph, Michigan. 

Guests will enjoy a cocktail hour with delectable light bites, a full buffet dinner, remarks by U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow and other guests, as well as the opportunity to meet & greet local officeholders and candidates including State Representative Joey Andrews, County Commissioners and other elected officials.


The BCDP is thrilled to welcome U.S. Senator Stabenow as their keynote speaker. “Made in Michigan” through and through, Senator Stabenow continues to lead on public policy and improve people’s lives in Michigan and across our country. 

Guests will enjoy live music performed by Lisa Van Deurzen-Otey - ( The on-stage host will be producer, performer and playwright Denise McGowan Tracy. The eventing includes a special awards presentation that acknowledges contributions of area residents who donate their time and efforts in support of the local party.


Several Sponsor Opportunities are available for you to show your support.  Reserved tables of 8 are $800.00Individual general admission tickets are $100.  Cash Bar.  Suggested dress code is “Dem Chic” (business casual).

How to Register or Donate

Tickets to the 3rd Annual True Blue Gala are $100/person, $800/table. Tickets are limited and are selling quickly. There are also sponsorship opportunities. These sponsorships include tickets and recognition. Review sponsor levels here. Tickets and/or sponsorships can be purchased in several ways. To purchase online, complete this online form

Or download this sponsorship/registration form, complete it and send it with a check to:

         2517 Niles Ave

        St. Joseph, MI 49085

Address checks to the "Berrien County Democratic Party", attention True Blue Gala.


Unable to attend but want to support? Donations can be made at this secure ActBlue link. Click here.

For more information please contact the BCDP at: 269-588-3300 or


All funds solicited in connection with this event are by Berrien County Democratic Party, and not by Senator Stabenow.


Dinner Sponsor


Berrien Blue Sponsors

  • Audrey and Eric Lester

  • Patricia Dorsey

  • Marilyn Bell & Bern Schwartz


Entertainment Sponsor

  • Laura Sova

Navy Blue Sponsor

  • Karen & Dave Laetz

  • Les & Cindy Miller

  • Prudy Barret Nelson

  • Gretta VanBree & Al Bulgrin

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