Event Information

Fur Ball: Caturday Night Live

Saturday, August 15, 2020


6000 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66211

Event Information

Fur Ball Honorary Chairs

Chris and Susan Wally – Honorary Chairs


Event Emcee:

Gary Lezak,
KSHB’s Emmy Award
Winning Meteorologist.


5:30 – 7:30 pm:
Social Hour & Silent Auction

7:00 – 7:30 pm:
Head into the Ballroom for Dinner

7:30 pm:
Dinner is served

8:15 pm:
Special Presentation & Live Auction

9:30 pm
Live Music – Cherry Bomb


Caturday Night Wedge

Heirloom Tomatoes and fresh Navel Orange slices tossed in a vinaigrette on a wedge of Iceberg Lettuce and topped with Candied Pecans, Feta Cheese, and served with a Crostini. Served with a choice of Roasted Shallot vinaigrette or Emulsified Creamy Tangerine vinaigrette.

Talk of the Town Short Rib

Ported Braised Short Rib with a Garlic Lemon Pan Sauce, Butternut Puree, Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Crispy Pepitas, and Baby Carrots with tops.

The Catty Stack Napoleon (Vegan/Vegetarian)

A Vegetable Napoleon served with Roasted Red Pepper Hummus with Tri Color Fingerling Potatoes, Ancient Grains, and Baby Carrots with tops.

Cone Heads Parfait

Vanilla Ice Cream sopped with Mini Malted Milk Balls and a Dark Rum sauce, with a Sugar Cone Wafer on top.


Q: What should I wear? 
A: We encourage guests to dress for the theme! Feel free to get creative with a full costume or go casual with khaki pants or a sun dress. Formal attire is NOT encouraged. Check out our Pinterest page for ideas!
Q: How do I become a Fur Ball sponsor?
A: View our sponsorship options here.
Q: Do you have an e-vite I can see?
A: Yes, view here.
Q: I can’t attend. Can I still donate?
A: Yes, of course! Donate here.
Q: Does the event have an open bar?
A: Of course! Fur Ball will have 18 open bars. Please drink responsibly.
Q: How do I donate an auction item?
A: We are looking for unique, high value items to feature in our auctions. For more information or to donate, please contact Molly Moody at mmoody@waysidewaifs.org, 816-986-4409 or visit our Auction page.
Q: Do you have directions to the venue?
A: Yes, you can find directions here.
Q: Do you need volunteers for the night of Fur Ball?
A: Yes, please contact Amanda Smasal at asmasal@waysidewaifs.org or 816-986-4422 to discuss opportunities.
Q: How much of my ticket is tax deductible?
A: Fair market value is $90 per person.