The Wichita Baby Gala
Stay tuned for the ultimate prestigious event of the year for expectant and parenting families...
Welcome to a delightful upscale evening for expectant, parenting,
and planning-for-baby moms and couples - proudly brought to you by Wichita Doula and Ascension Via Christi
Don your maternity LBD and join us for the third annual Wichita Baby Gala as we celebrate you and your baby in style! Meet the doulas of Wichita Doula, shop the very best pregnancy and parenting booths this city has to offer, win fabulous prizes, support moms in the community with our silent auction and diaper drive, sip mocktails, and eat the best cake of your life.
Stay tuned as we continue to release intel on our vendors, prizes, and educational presentations...
ABOUT THE WICHITA BABY GALA
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 5:30-8:00 PM
Located at the beautiful Distillery 244 in Old Town, the Wichita Baby Gala will be an event to remember.
ADMISSION OPTION 1: ***Tickets go on sale soon*** and you'll get FIVE giveaway entries plus a loaded swag bag (our swag bags are legen...wait for it...dary!)
ADMISSION OPTION 2: Free with your donation of a pack of diapers. You get one giveaway entry. (No swag bag)
Strollers and babywearing are quite welcome. Partners/spouses/grandparents are welcomed and encouraged to attend!
Dress: Black tie. All are welcome, but according to the Gala theme we will be in semi-formal/formal! If you are in the third trimester or nursing, feel free to dress comfortably, or in your uniform if you are a vendor.
The Distillery 244 is located at 244 N. Mosley - an Old Town treasure! There is parking next to the venue, as well as in the parking garage across the street from the entrance.
Get your chance to win over $1000 in fabulous pregnancy and baby prizes at the Wichita Baby Gala! Here's how you can win:
Option 1: Purchase a VIP ticket (swag bag, five giveaway tickets) and place your tickets in for the giveaway items! Receive an additional ticket for each pack of diapers you donate.
Option 2: Bring a pack of diapers for FREE admission and one giveaway ticket to enter for the prize of your choice!
Owlet Smart Sock Monitor (sponsored by The Wichita Baby Company | EZPZ Mat | KIINDE TWIST Box Set | SOLLY BABY Wrap | POP YUM 1-Hand Anti-Colic Bottles | CASSIDY LABS Gecko Blocks | MILKBARN Keepsake Set | SNOOFY BEE No-Mess Changing Pad | UNBUCKLE ME | GRABEASE Safety Utensils | THE BABY ABODE Multipurpose Carseat Cover/Nursing Cover | HAAKAA Silicone Breast Pump | UBBI World Diaper Pail and MORE!
The Wichita Baby Gala is focused on having a fantastic time while also giving back to the community. We will be raising diapers and funds for low-income families as well as spouses of deployed soldiers to be able to access the many benefits of labor, postpartum, and lactation care. You will be able to make donations and bid on awesome items in our silent auction throughout the event, and the auction will conclude at 7:45 PM.
Cash and credit cards will be accepted at the event.
Wichita Baby Company: 1 night of SLEEP ($290 Value) | Jojo Bee Studios: Newborn Photography Session ($325 Value) | Riverside Music Together: Gift basket & tuition coupon ($110 Value) | Cabea: Baby Belly Band ($60 Value) | Plant Therapy: KidSafe Essential Oil Set ($50 Value) | Blue Baboon Books Gift Basket | Sedgwick County Zoo | Chelsea's Cakery | Tanganyika Wildlife Park | Parenting Hack Basket | and SO much more to come!
If you're one of the 100 ticket holders, you'll receive a loaded swag bag stuffed with hot mom and baby products, samples, info, and valuable coupons to help you have an amazing parenting journey!
We can't wait to share all the awesome swag that's flowing in!
KIINDE TWIST Gift Set | PALMER'S Stretch Mark Cream | THREE LOLLIES | DR. BROWNS | BABO BOTANICALS Skincare | SO LUXURY INC Milk Baths | PARASOL CO Cruelty Free Diapers, Wipes, & Pads | FAMILY FIRST CHIROPRACTIC | MUCH MORE!
After you've shopped and snacked, have a seat and listen to our educational presentations by local experts!
Carseat Safety 101: with Elisabeth Goebel, RN, CPST
Is your baby safe when you’re driving down the highway? Learn about common car seat myths and how to ensure that your infant is correctly buckled into the proper car seat.
How to Have a Personalized Maternity Care Experience: with Dr. Brandon Alleman MD, OB-GYN
Your pregnancy is unique, and your prenatal and delivery care should be as well. Learn how to choose the perfect OB-GYN for you, how to create a birth plan, and more.
Visit some of our featured vendors, who will be showcasing the best services for families that Wichita has to offer!
Ascension/Via Christi Health: The NewLife Center at St. Joseph provides obstetrical care, NICU care, classes, and lactation care. Our honored co-sponsor of the Wichita Baby Gala!
The Wichita Baby Company. Have your baby and your sleep too! Daytime postpartum family care and overnight newborn care helps you feel like you have it all together, even though you just had a baby.
New Beginnings Chiropractic: Dr. Ashley Thompson, your West Wichita prenatal and pediatric chiropractor
Faul Midwifery: Meridian Faul, Certified Professional Midwife, provides prenatal care and home birth services
J. Photography: Talented newborn photographer capturing those precious first memories.
Riordan Clinic: Functional and integrative medicine helping you and your family live your best lives.
Riverside Music Together: Sing, clap, and dance with your little ones, and learn to be a musical family in these interactive and educational classes.
The Bug Ninja: Keep your exploring babies and toddlers safe from creepy crawlies with effective and professional pest control.
Family First Chiropractic: Dr. Rachel Viner is your Andover prenatal and pediatric chiropractor
Arbonne with Jamelah: Tasty vegan supplements, botanical skincare, and many other wellness products for your healthy lifestyle.
Sunshine Family Yoga: Wichita's source for prenatal yoga, mommy & me yoga, and kids' Zumbini.
Babywearing International of Wichita: Learn about safe and confident babywearing, and membership to carrier rental!
Blue Baboon Books: A west-side children's bookstore featuring new releases, baby shower venue rental, awesome storytimes, and classes.
Remedy Massage: Relaxing and pampering prenatal massage therapy for all those aches and pains.
Wink Naturals: Nontoxic skin and bath solutions for babies
Abigail Turner: Representative with Futurity First Insurance Group, providing education and painless life insurance for you and your kids.
Sweet Baby Infant Massage: Classes and education for bonding with your baby.