Dawson's Homecoming Food & Wine Festival
Saturday, April 30, 2022
The Alexander Dawson School is proud to present our annual signature event, the Homecoming Food and Wine Festival, which will take place on Saturday, April 30. 

Support The Alexander Dawson School and dine alfresco as we enjoy exclusive menus from an incredible roster of culinary talent, plus amazing wines donated by Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, specialty cocktails,  music, dancing, silent auction, and much more.  

Saturday, April 30
6:30 p.m. in the Ruffin Organic Garden
For ages 21 & over

The event is outdoors in the Garden, so plan your attire and shoes accordingly!

Individual tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available. Space is limited.
Individual Tickets: $200
  • Admission to the event
  • Access to all food stations
  • Access to wine and cocktail bar
Gold Sponsorship Table: $5,000 - limited number available 
  • Ability to designate your sponsorship to one of the following areas: Access & Affordability, Athletics, Faculty Professional Development, Innovative & Creative Campus Spaces, All In For Everything (any area of greatest need)
  • Admission for up to 10 guests
  • Reserved table seating for up to 10 guests
  • Special desserts by Melissa Coppel
  • Snack board from Cured & Whey
  • Selection of wine and specialty cocktails served tableside
  • 15 raffle tickets
  • VIP Parking
  • Company logo or family name recognition in event promotion materials and signage, and the Annual Report
Thank you to our Sponsors: The Miller-Amend Family and Phillip & Oleksandra Ruffin.



We invite you to support this event and help make a difference in the lives of the students and teachers in our Dawson community with in-kind donations for our auction. Contributions to our auction are one of the largest sources of annual fundraising and support extraordinary student programming and outstanding teacher professional development opportunities. Additionally, donating an item to our auction provides visibility for your business with an influential constituency who will know that you care about supporting education as much as they do. 

We thank you in advance for your kindness and generosity. Please fill out the online donation form.

The Alexander Dawson School

The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.