Third Annual Gulf Coast Awards

A Midnight Summer Dream

As the school year comes to a close, it’s time to honor and celebrate the achievements from all of the Gulf Coast VSAs at our 3rd Annual Gulf Coast Awards gala presented by Morgan Stanley!

This year’s GCAs gala will take place during the second night of our Inaugural Leadership and Professional Development Summit presented by Laura Siu Planning & Events on June 2, 2018. Those attending Summit will automatically gain entrance to gala as part of their registration fee. Anyone not attending Summit can purchase tickets to attend the Gulf Coast Awards gala!

Guests will be able to enjoy a five-course meal, live entertainment and performances from talented members within our region, a cash bar, and photobooth sponsored by Envog Photo Booth

Click here to purchase tickets.

Once we reach capacity we will no longer sell tickets, so be sure to purchase your tickets early!

Tickets ($30 before fees) will be sold until Friday, May 18th or until we reach capacity. We will not be selling tickets at the door. All purchases are final and cannot be refunded, however they can be transferred. If you’ve purchased tickets but would like to transfer it to another person, please contact

This year’s GCAs will be hosted at 3 Happiness Restaurant (1900 Lafayette St, Gretna, LA 70053). The attire is semi-formal, so dress to impress and celebrate with the rest of your region as we’re reminded why GC is the place to be!

The five-course meal includes:

Cha Gio / Egg RollsCanh Ga / Chicken Wings

Crab Rangoon

Sup Mang Cua / Asparagus and Crab Soup

Vit Quay va Banh Bao / Roasted Duck with Steamed Bun

Bo Xao Rau Cai / Beef and Vegetables

Com Chien Combination / Combination Fried Rice