Lakewood Bandstand

A dancing competition for charity!

August 24, 2019 • 6 - 10 PM

You're Invited!

Lakewood Bandstand 2019 is a summer event and benefit performance starring local celebrities dancing for charity! The event is hosted by Lakewood Center for the Arts, and features iconic wineries and restaurants supporting the arts and health needs of our community. The event is created and staged by Step It Up Studios, featuring music by Left Coast Jazz Band.

Bid on your favorite Lake Oswego celebrity as they dance their way to stardom, and on our fabulous live and silent auction packages! Spend your evening with us and we enjoy music, mingling, and world-class food and drinks, while raising funds for worthy causes.


The event will benefit National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Children’s Cancer Association, ALS, and children’s programs at Lakewood Center for the Arts.


Tickets are now available to purchase at Lakewood Center for the Arts through our box office at 503-635-3901, or online. The evening will include beverages, hors d'oeuvres, raffle ticket and a silent auction.

Sponsor a Dancer

This is a competition! Want to help sponsor a dancer before the event starts? CLICK HERE to make your donation for the dancer of your choice! 






Live & Silent Auctions

Bid for charity on these fabulous auction packages! Gather some friends to help you bid and you might win a trip to the Italian countryside, a weekend in Oregon's wine country, or a bundle of hard to find Magnum bottles to add to your collection. Download a flyer of the live auction items here.

Live Auction

1. A Beautiful Villa in the Heart of Tuscany - Siena, Italy

Luxuriate for a week in a countryside paradise at the beautiful villa at Fattoria di Petroio, just outside of Siena, Italy. Sleeps 8-10, comes with a TV and Wi-Fi and features a large pool and veranda. Those visiting will receive a tour of the villa’s winery and nearby wineries, as well as a catered dinner on one evening. Available for 1 week in May and 1 week in September (dates pre-set). Highest bidder wins first choice. Second highest bidder wins remaining choice. Donated by Petroio Wines and The Baldwin Families. Value: $7,000.

2. Sky High Dreams - Big Sky, Montana Ski-In & Ski-Out Condo Getaway for 8

Take a week and explore all the outdoors has to offer at a skier and hiker paradise in a 3,000 sq. ft. condo in Big Sky, Montana. Enjoy a 4 bedroom (2 King, 2 Twin), 4 & 1/2 bath home with a fully equipped kitchen, wood-burning fireplace and a hot tub on the spacious deck. Located only an hour away from Yellowstone, and even closer to attractions such as skiing, hiking, fly fishing, golf and much more. Access to Moonlight Basin Club and amenities is included. Date to be mutually agreed upon. Transportation not included. No pets, please. Donated by Sherry & Bruce Klein. Value: $10,000 during peak season.

3. A Week at Sun River for 6

Come and relax in peaceful Sun River. Sit back on a quiet cul-de-sac surrounded by mature ponderosa trees. Enjoy your morning coffee on the great back deck and star-gaze at night in a brand-new hot tub. The 3 bed, 2 bath home you will be staying in also features a wood fireplace, wraparound deck, gas BBQ, flat screen TV with Roku, 2 DVDs, free wifi, a washer & dryer and dishwasher. Only a short walk to Fort Rock Park and close to Mt. Bachelor. Includes the use of 3 adult bikes (Big Dog Bikes) and an insulated garage that is perfect for drying wet gear. Upstairs you will find 2 twin beds, 1 queen bed and 1 bath. Downstairs has 1 queen bedroom with an attached bath. Excludes holidays. Subject to a mutually agreed upon date. Valid until August 19, 2019. Donated by Dick & Jan Andersen. Value: $4,000.

4. Whiskey 101 for 6

Guided by Multnomah Whiskey Library’s finest and hosts Jeff and Joanne Kantor, Whiskey 101 will feature a flight of some of MWL’s best whiskies as we illuminate this spirit’s unique history and wide variety of flavors and production styles. From the light and floral to the dark and peaty, you will explore what makes whisky so coveted all over the world. A delicious variety of food pairings will be provided by Head Chef Jason West to accompany these hand-selected spirits. To be arranged at a mutually agreeable date and time for a party of 6 guests. Donated by Jeff & Joanne Kantor and Rose & Jim Kilpatrick. Value: $1,000


5. Maui Getaway for 2

Experience the essence of Hawaii at the beautiful Maui hotel resort, The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Ka’anapali for 5 nights and 6 days (May 18 - 23, 2020). A breathtaking oceanfront setting on legendary Ka’anapali Beach provides the perfect backdrop for wonderful memories of your getaway or family vacation. The Maui beach hotel and resort is just steps from Whaler’s Village where you’ll discover upscale dining, shops and entertainment. 

Take advantage of the resort area shuttle to nearby local attractions. Stop by the Heavenly Spa for an otherworldly massage or facial; take in dazzling views as you work out in the state-of-the-art fitness center. Savor delicious all-day dining with great views at our restaurants, or sip world-class cocktails in the beach or pool bars. Immerse yourself in a total Hawaiian experience. Available for dates May 18 - 23, 2020 only. Donated by Rose & Jim Kilpatrick. Value: $3,376.