By Megan Smith
The third annual Galveston Big Gay Ball—a nonprofit event that benefits a chosen local organization through proceeds and donations—will be held on January 23, 2016, at the Trolley Stop (2021 The Strand). This year’s beneficiaries include the Ball High School Drama Department and Access to Care of Coastal Texas (ACCT), an organization dedicated to supporting those living with HIV. The event will feature an open bar, food catered by Chopin Mon Ami, and music by The Mambo Jazz Kings. Black-tie attire or costumes are encouraged. Tickets are available at galvestonbiggayball.com.