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Fundraising Events

Attending an event is a great way to get involved with The Magic House, support a wonderful cause and have fun time all at the same time! The Magic House annual fundraising events are presented by the three fundraising committees of The Magic House - the Friends Committee, Grand Committee and Young Professionals Board. The upcoming fundraising events are:

Magic Ball

The Magic Ball

At the Peabody Opera House
Presented by Centene Charitable Foundation
Hosted by The Magic House Friends Committee
Friday, October 16, 2015
6:00 pm

The magic and excitement of The Magic House is coming to the Peabody Opera House for one night only, don’t miss out!


Special Guests: The Sklar Brothers!

St. Louis natives, The Sklar Brothers will join The Magic Ball as the evening’s master of ceremonies!

Randy and Jason Sklar began as one zygote and later guest starred in many TV shows, including an Emmy Award winning episode of HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, the FX hit It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia and Adult Swim’s Childrens’ Hospital. They also have a one-hour Netflix special “What are We Talking About”, released in and streaming since 2014. The Sklar Brothers grew up in St. Louis and have many memories of The Magic House from their childhood. They now bring their children to the Museum whenever they are back in town.

Sklar Brothers
  • Individual Ticket: $200 per person
  • VIP Ticket: $500 per person
    (VIP tickets include Valet Parking, Dinner on the Stage, Party Favor, Box Seating in the Theater with Champagne and Dessert)
  • Individual Table Sponsorships start at $2,000


All proceeds from The Magic Ball will help support the Museum’s educational programs and hands-on exhibits, continue to make The Magic House accessible for the disadvantaged children in our community, and remain one of the best children’s museums in the country.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Vicki Peckron at or (314) 288-2516.


*Cocktail Attire


Presenting Sponsor

Centene Corporation Logo

Entertainmemt Sponsor
August A. Busch III Charitable Trust

After-Party Sponsor
Krey Distributing Co.

Kickoff Party Sponsor
The St. Louis Rams

Gold Sponsor
Gene and Judy Toombs

Silver Sponsor
Edward Jones

Bronze Sponsors
Centric Group
Express Scripts
Moneta Group
Nestle Purina PetCare Company
St. Louis Union Station Hotel
Scottrade, Inc.
Brown Smith Wallace

VIP Individual Sponsors
The Costas Family
John and Karen Drexler
Linda and Jesse Hunter
The Lenke Family

Technology Sponsor
Walbrandt Technologies

Corporate Table Sponsors
Bryan Cave LLP
Castle Building Group LLC
Cequel III
Equifax, Inc.
KellyMitchell Group
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital
SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital

Individual Table Sponsors
Scott and Tracy Bazoian
Greg and Jennie Billhartz
Beth and Brock Fitzgerald
Stephanie and Matthew Hosler
Aisling and David Leonard
Laurie and Sean Lock
The Schilling Family
Alicia and Vijay Shroff
Melissa and Chris Swank
Chrissie and Steve Wojciechowski

Young Professionals Board Wine Pairing

Wine Pairing

Thursday, November 12, 2015
at The Magic House
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm


Join The Magic House Young Professionals Board and learn all about wine! Adults 21 and older will enjoy eight expertly paired wines from PRP Wines International and delicious food by The Magic House chef to complement each tasting.


  • $40 per person

Wine will be available for order from PRP Wines International during the event and 20% of sales will be donated back to The Magic House.

All proceeds benefit The Magic House Field Trip Scholarship Fund which provides children in need with the opportunity to experience a field trip to the Museum free of charge.

This is an adults-only event.

CLICK HERE to register online.

Interested in sponsoring this event? Please contact Katie Ward at for more information.