Community starts with a common set of facts. When dishonesty and disinformation have the power to undermine our confidence in the simplest shared truths, how do we sustain the individual trust that underlies a healthy society? Our world needs people who fearlessly pursue and assert facts.

Join us for an evening of delicious food, inspiring ideas, and a special conversation with former US Attorney Preet Bharara. Come together with your Town Hall community to honor the importance of truth and the people who declare it.

Single Ticket:

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$350/Person 

Table for 8:

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$2,800/Table

Tickets include passed apps, cocktails, entertainment, and dinner.

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Most Town Hall-produced events are just $5 and free to youth 22 and under—with free recordings available in our online media library. For nearly 20 years, your support at Town Hall’s annual gala has kept our organization’s promise of broad community access to ideas and inspiration. Thank you for helping to keep Town Hall accessible!

A portion of your dinner ticket supports Town Hall and its programming, and is considered a charitable contribution.

The Evening


5:30PM—Cocktail Hour
Hors d’oeuvres, beverages, games, and conversation in the second floor’s Gallery and Lounge, and Reading Room.View Menu

7PM—Truth-Tellers
A unique program featuring music, stories, and a special conversation with former US Attorney Preet Bharara.

8PM—Dinner
Enjoy a meal prepared by John Sundstorm of Lark, and raise your glass and your paddle in the Forum.
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Featured Speaker


Preet Bharara served as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 2009 to 2017. The New York Times has called him one of “the nation’s most aggressive and outspoken prosecutors of public corruption and Wall Street crime.” During his tenure, the office prosecuted nearly 100 Wall Street executives, even as it conducted terrorism prosecutions, civil rights cases, and public corruption investigations against Democratic and Republican officials. Since 2017 Bharara has been a Distinguished Scholar in Residence at NYU School of Law; served as a Senior Legal Analyst on CNN; and hosted a popular podcast about criminal justice called “Stay Tuned with Preet.”

Event Sponsors


If you’re interested in sponsoring the gala or buying a corporate table, please contact Kate Nagle-Caraluzzo, Development Director, by email kate@townhallseattle.org or phone 206-457-2509.

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