You are invited to an evening under the stars in the beautiful Citrus Avenue orange grove of Jack and Laura Dangermond in Redlands.

Cocktails and Silent Auction followed by a Bountiful Buffet.

Jack and Laura Dangermond have once again graciously opened their orange grove off Citrus Avenue for Dinner in the Grove! As you walk the lighted road through the grove, you will find yourself transported to a time when life was simpler. Before dinner enjoy a drink, take in the fabulous view and rustic setting, and bid on the amazing items at our Silent Auction.

14th Annual Dinner in the Grove

When: Sat, September 22, 2018 | 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT

Where: 12052 E Citrus Ave Redlands, CA 92374

This enchanting outdoor setting brings old and new friends together.

Dress Code: Casual Attire

Parking: Park along Citrus Avenue and take private usage road (on the south side of citrus) to the event location. Lighted walk is less than 1/4 mile, but transportation will be available.

A word about dinner seating: Only guests purchasing Patron tickets will be assigned reserved seats. If you have purchased Patron Tickets and would like to sit with a particular party, also purchasing patron tickets, please list these guests.

Seating is open for all guests not purchasing Patron tickets. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate reserved seats for standard ticket holders.

All proceeds from the dinner and auction will benefit families in need from Redlands and the surrounding area.

For more information, please contact Family Service Association at 909.793.2673 or


All proceeds from the dinner and auction will benefit families in need from Redlands and surrounding areas. We can't wait to see YOU there!

2018 Silent Auction Sneak Peek

The Dinner in the Grove Silent Auction offers a wonderful variety of packages at all price points each year – this year is no different!

Special Dinner Experiences – don’t miss this opportunity to get your friends together to big on these memorable dinner including: Patsy Oppenheim’s December “Holiday Crab Feast”, a Brunch and Bocce Party for 8 catered by Chef Malissa Grinnals, at the home of Todd Loza & Nathan Gonzales and a Burrage Italian Bistro dinner for 10 in the newly created Burrage Mansion Bistro. Cared by Chef Lee Burton with everything made from scratch. More dinners are in the works… We also have gift certificates from local restaurants – Caprice and Citrone.

Awesome Art – From many local artists, including photographer Caroline McAllister, and Redlands favorite artists Diana McLaughlin, Tomi Olson, Janet Edwards and many more.

Other unique experiences include a pizza dinner for 10 on a Gondola Getaway cruise, a private paint party for 10 at Red Rooster, Gold for 4 at Stone Eagles Fold Club, private

Horseback riding lessons from Showcase Training Stables and 4 one day Peak Park Hopper Tickets to Disneyland.

Also a beautiful clock donated by Wilson Jewelers and a lovely piece of jewelry being donated by Emerson and Farrar. Family adventures, tickets to local sporting events, a variety of themed baskets, and much more al all price points will be represented. You won’t want to go away empty-handed.

Mohonk Mountain House is being offered again this year. It is uniquely tied to Redlands’ patron saints – the Smiley brothers – and still operated by the Smiley family. A spectacular Victorian castle overlooking Lake Mohonk in upstate New York is a truly unique experience.

Start thinking about your buds now!

A Complete listing of Auction Items will be posted on our website during the week leading up to Dinner in the Grove.

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