Steel Magnolias Hosts Sleigh on the Bay

November 23, 2022

Steel Magnolias, an all-volunteer Long Beach-based organization whose main recipient is the Stramski Children’s Developmental Center at Millers Children’s and Women’s Hospital, will host “Sleigh on the Bay” private dining experiences on November 25-December 23 at 6 p.m. The private five-course wine pairing dinner hosted alfresco at the canal-front home of the Gesner family is $500 for four guests or $1000 for eight guests including a holiday Duffy boat ride through Naples Island. 

Only 17 spots are available – reservations can be made by calling 562.243.3858. Credit cards are welcome, and net proceeds benefit children with special needs.  

Included is a five-course dinner paired with wines served canal-side for one party only with guests having the waterfront patio to themselves. Those who book for eight guests will also receive a private captain-driven Duffy boat cruise around Naples Island to admire all the waterfront estates decked out for the holidays. 

“Sleigh on the Bay,” a private dining experience, will take place on 17 nights only from November 25-December 23 at 6 p.m. The private five-course wine pairing dinner is $500 for four guests. For an additional $500 a total of eight people can be accommodated and included is a  $1000 holiday Duffy boat ride through Naples Island. For reservations and information, call 562.243.3858. Cash, checks, and credit cards are welcome with net proceeds benefitting children with special needs.  For more information, visit

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