GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The JDRF Michigan Great Lakes West Chapter and its Gala Committee present the 2019 21st Annual Promise Gala: Carnivale for the Cure

The gala is put on to raise money for diabetes research and finding a cure for type 1 diabetes and it's complications.

The gala is happening on April 26 from 6 until 11 p.m. at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel. Black tie attire is optional -- but sparkles, feathers and exotic dress are encouraged because of this year's theme.

There will be a cocktail hour, seated dinner, open bar, live and silent auctions, a special Fund A Cure segment and entertainment.

For more information and to purchase your ticket, visit the event page on JDRF's website.

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