The Joslyn in Bloom Fashion Show Luncheon presented by The Auen Foundation returns on Wednesday, April 13 to the Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa in Rancho Mirage. This springtime favorite features a champagne reception, silent auction, wine pull, 3-course luncheon, and fashion show curated by Susan Stein Style. The show features community models in the latest fashions from local designers and high fashion stores in the Coachella Valley including Saks Fifth Avenue, Chrissy’s, Margaux On El Paseo and other fashion boutiques.

We are proud to announce that this year’s local luminaries of the runway include Guillermo Becerra, Yvonne Bell, Linda Biggi, Dennis Flaig-Moore, Jerry Fogelson, Patti Grundhofer, Bea Keats, Gary Geske, Jan Harnik, Charles Huff, Jake Ingrassia, Barbara Foster, Keisha D, James Lindquist, Kellee McQuinn, José Mendez, Davis Meyer, Mike Monachino, Melissa Morgan, Terri Neuman, Jeffrey Norman, Kayla Perez, Barbara Rogers, Diane Rubin, Tracy Smith and Jonathan Wynne.

Joslyn in Bloom benefits the programs and services of The Joslyn Center. This year, we are honoring Desert Healthcare District & Foundation with the Merritt and Penny Joslyn Award in recognition of the District and Foundation’s generous support of local non-profits over several decades. Tickets for this dining and fashion show experience are $150 per person for VIP seating which includes preferred seating, luncheon and wine at the table, and $75.00 per person for general seating, including luncheon. The event will begin with a champagne reception, exciting silent auction, and wine pull for bottles of fine wine.

Producing sponsors include Patti Grundhofer, Barry Kaufman & Margo Handelsman, and the Desert Healthcare District & Foundation. Platinum sponsors are Contour Dermatology, Desert Oasis Healthcare, and Steve Tobin & Johnny Krupa and the Grace Helen Spearman Charitable Foundation with Coachella Valley Wellness Foundation as our Gold sponsor. Sponsorship opportunities remain available. Please contact Greg Murphy, Director of Development & Marketing, at or 760-340-3220 x107 for sponsorship information, and Tom Oliver, Development Associate at or 760-340-3220 x105 to RSVP for limited tables and tickets.

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