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Big Hair Ball

The Seventh Annual BIG HAIR Ball
Aqua…The Muses of the Sea

presented by
The Guild and Junior Guild of Family Service of Greensboro

Saturday, January 26, 2019

7:30 – 11:00 P.M.
at UNC-G’s Leonard J. Kaplan Center for Wellness

Honorary Chair: Vanessa Carroll

Sold Out

Thanks to the generosity of all our sponsors and event supporters, Big Hair Ball tickets are now SOLD OUT.

If you would like to put your name on the waiting list for tickets, please email your contact information and the number of tickets you would like to rsvp@fspcares.org

Should tickets become available, waiting list members will be contacted in the order in which they were received.

Ticket Holders

Event Fast Pass
Pre-Register your credit card to facilitate check-in and save time at the event.
With a credit card on file, you will be able to participate in the Silent Auction, “People’s Choice” Model Vote, Raffle and Pick-a-Package.

To pre-register: click the link below and click Sign In at the top-right.
Click Sign in with Email and enter the email address you provided with your RSVP.
Enter your credit card information at the prompt.


Save time at the event by pre-purchasing your beverage tickets from 1618 On Location:

The deadline to pre-purchase drink tickets is midnight on Wednesday, January 23rd.


General event parking will be at the Oakland Avenue Parking Deck on the campus of UNCG (690 Forest Street, Greensboro). Shuttles will begin running at 7:15 to the event venue.


The Silent Auction is now live! Browse items and bid online:

Additional Details

Doors will open at 7:30 p.m.
There are no physical tickets; ticket holders may check-in by name at the door.
Coat Check will be provided by Fordham’s Cleaners
Dress: Cocktail Attire.

About the Big Hair Ball

This unique fundraiser includes a cocktail reception followed by a runway fashion show featuring outsize hairdos and outré outfits created by local designers. Each model’s outfit is inspired by her sponsor – corporate or individual – as well as by the event theme.

About 800 people attended the 6th Annual BIG HAIR Ball on January 27th, 2018. The event raised more than $219,000 to support Family Service of the Piedmont’s programs for Greensboro children and families. With your help, we can have even greater success in 2019!


Raffle Tickets: $25 each or 5 for $100

Enter to win one of four fabulous items donated by Kriegsman Luxury Outerwear and Fink’s Jewelers:

Ladies quilted water resistant taffeta 36″ coat with matching fox tuxedos. Made right here in Greensboro by the talented folks at Kriegsman’s. This coat is quilted with ultra light weight Thinsulate on one side and reversible to solid taffeta on the other side. You can wear this coat to the soccer game or dressed for a party. The winner has the option to pick the colors of her choice and the garment will be made to her measurements! Retail price $2,250

Men’s pure cashmere 28″ long jacket. Men’s jacket with a stand collar and zip front trimmed with Italian lamb leather. Made with the finest Italian cashmere from Loro Piana. Kriegsman’s makes these in their atelier on premises. The winner will have their garment custom made to their measurements. Retail price $2,500

Roberto Coin Primavera Square Diamond Station Bangles. Matching set of 18K White Gold and 18K Yellow Gold Square Diamond Station Bangles, each with .24cttw Diamonds. Retail price $5,000

Roberto Coin Perfect Diamond Hoops. 18K White Gold Medium Diamond Hoop Earrings featuring 1.95cttw Diamonds. Retail price $4,800

Raffle to be drawn at the Big Hair Ball on January 26, 2019. You need not be present to win.


PLEASE NOTE: Invitation printing is in process. NEW Sponsors may not be added to the invitation at this time.
PLEASE NOTE: Tickets are SOLD OUT. NEW Sponsors will not receive tickets to the event.

All other sponsor benefits still apply.

Make a Sponsor Payment
Download the Sponsor Information Packet

Photos and Video

View Photos from the 2018 Big Hair Ball courtesy of Albion Associates.

Big Hair Ball 2018! from Albion Associates

The 7th Annual Big Hair Ball









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Ferguson Enterprises
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Guilford Eye Center
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