Asia Society Texas Center

Tiger Ball 2017 – Magnificent India

Friday, Mar. 3, 2017 – Friday, Mar. 3, 2017

07:00 PM


Save the date for this magical evening honoring long-time Asia Society supporters Sushila and Durga Agrawal. With limited seating, the festive evening event will once again take place inside the Asia Society Museum District location.

Co-Chairs: Gina and Devinder Bhatia, Marie and Vijay Goradia, and Angela and Chowdary Yalamanchili

Honorary Co-Chairs: Renu and Suresh Khator, Raj and Jugal Melani, Nalani and Virendra Mathur, and Nidhika and Pershant Mehta

Presenting Sponsor: Chevron
Media Sponsor: PaperCity

Please contact Cori Capetillo at CCapetillo@AsiaSociety.org or 713.496.9917 with any questions.


Reception: 7:00 pm
Seated Dinner: 8:00 pm
Dessert & Dancing: 9:30 pm
Auction: 7:00-9:45 pm

Black tie or national dress.
Valet parking available.

About the Gala


Patrons interested in donating items for the auction should contact Carrie Ray at CRay@AsiaSociety.org or 713.496.9904.

Download the auction form.


Sponsors receive year-long recognition in print, gifts for each guest, and an exclusive invitation to the Underwriter Party.

Download the sponsor form.


  • Tuesday - Friday, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Closed Mondays and major holidays
  • Free Hours: Admission to the building and Grand Hall exhibition is free. Admission to the Sarofim Gallery is free for Asia Society members; $5 for nonmembers.

Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking in Asia Society Texas Center's lot is $5 for 1-24 hours. Entrances on Caroline and Austin. Limited free and paid street parking also available.

Special Offers / Dining

An India-Inspired Café
Enjoy breakfast and lunch at Pondi! Pondicheri’s little sister is open for extended lunch hours Tuesday through Sunday with a vibrant and innovative menu featuring everything from butter chicken to saffron shrimp salad and roti wraps.
Tuesday – Friday, 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday – Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm


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