Reignite The Light Gala

Reignited Hope for a Luminous Cause

Prepare to embark on an extraordinary journey at the “Reignite the Light” fundraising gala, where the beam of hope shines brightly for Alligator Lighthouse. Join us on this most special occasion, as we celebrate its 150th anniversary, to restore and illuminate our beloved icon to its former glory, as part of our Restore, Reignite and Reimagine campaign.
She calls us forth to shine!

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A Night to Remember

Set against the breathtaking backdrop of a private island in the Florida Keys, this will be a celebration like no other. United under the starlit sky, with Alligator Reef Lighthouse as our honored guest, we will celebrate its legacy with a host of dazzling live entertainment program, inspiring artistry, gourmet delights and delectable libations.

This is your chance to be a part of a truly unforgettable evening that will not only create lasting memories but also greatly contribute to the restoration of this cherished symbol of our community, coming together for a cause close to our hearts. Prepare to be swept away by the magic!

Delicious DinnerUnlimited BarLive EntertainmentSilent & Live AuctionsMemorable Photo Ops

Reignite the Magic

Our VIP table package for 10 unlocks an evening of glamour and unwavering support for an extraordinary cause. Your VIP journey begins before the gala with an exclusive cocktail reception, mingling with fellow philanthropists, capturing picture-perfect moments with a professional photographer, and taking in the magic of this incredible moment.

You and your esteemed guests will then be set to indulge your senses and generous spirit with culinary delights inspired by the sea, unlimited premium cocktails and prime table placement ensuring an up-close view of the night’s enchanting festivities. Throughout dinner, a dedicated server will attend to your table’s wine needs, and you’ll depart with a complimentary souvenir bottle. You will also take home a piece of the lighthouse’s mystique with a custom-framed work of art, capturing its essence.

Your presence becomes a guiding star for Alligator Lighthouse and a luminous future for our community. We eagerly await your arrival!

Save a Historical Icon

At the heart of our mission lies a deep commitment to preserving the iconic Alligator Lighthouse, after years of neglect and deterioration. This historic beacon, standing tall for 150 years, is not just a structure; it’s a symbol of our community’s resilience and maritime heritage. By supporting our cause to save Alligator Reef Lighthouse, you are ensuring that this beloved landmark continues to shine brightly for generations to come. Your generosity empowers us to embark on a journey of restoration and preservation, allowing us to safeguard its rich history and cultural significance. Together, we can ignite the light of hope, unity, and a brighter future for Alligator Lighthouse, preserving its legacy for all who call the Florida Keys their home.
We thank you for being a part of it!

History in The Making



Saves the structure from deterioration. It begins with an engineering study and repair documents, adding sacrificial anodes to slow further deterioration and reinforce the primary and secondary structural framing. RESTORE consists of near-term repairs to Alligator Lighthouse.



We bring the light back!Preserves Alligator Lighthouse’s historical significance. This consists of repairs including sealant, cleaning, coating exterior structure steel, and repairing the lantern room catwalk.



Inspires education, accessibility, recreation, technology, and sustainability of Alligator Lighthouse.

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For her next 150 years to come!