What: The 62nd Theta Charity Antiques Show Gala Preview Party.
Where: The George R. Brown Convention Center.
The 411: More than 1,000 cocktail-attired collectors and social swans perused the enticing array of 17th to 20th century antiques brought in by more than 50 exhibitors from across the country. Theta show chair Lisa Schwartz joined Preview Party chairs Amy Keith and Shawn Stephens in welcoming the throng.
The antique show environs were dressed in holiday attire with sparkling Christmas trees, setting the mood for the festive evening that included food, drink and dancing to the sounds of Infinite Groove.
Since its founding, more than $6.5 million has been raised for local charities. The show continues through Sunday.
Who: Bill Schwartz, John Daugherty, Ellen and Jim Cummins, Susan and Tom Martin, Cathy and Dr. Gary Brock, Sarabeth and Taylor Pipkin, Carolyn Hamilton, Tricia Dewhurst, Lois Wright, Amy and Ken Braden, Lizzy Conner and Cynthia and John Adkins.