A night of much mischief and good-natured raillery among the assembled designers, models, editors, actors and music stars.
There were trains (of two kinds), dancing and of course, Champagne.
Held in the park, the ball honored Douglas Blonsky, ceo and president of the Conservancy.
Colson Whitehead, Tom Brokaw, Michael Chabon, Carla Hayden and Robert Wilson were the literary titans honored at the gala.
The luncheon raised a record-breaking $226,000.
Rosaura Henkel, Elizabeth T. Peabody and Julia Salvi were honored at the Fiesta, which was cochaired by Carolina and Reinaldo Herrera.
The designer and e-retailer celebrated their new Jazz Age-inspired capsule with a dinner party at The Carlyle.
The independent magazine continued 25th anniversary celebrations with a party at Ralph Lauren’s Paris store.
The evening benefited youth in foster care.
The annual Save Venice masquerade gala will take place on April 7 at the Pierre Hotel.
Execs from Gap Inc., eBay, Apple and Instagram and beyond attended the opening gala.