Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil! 
A Fiesta Masquerade Event.

Tickets available here!

Friday, April 20, 2018
7:00 pm to Midnight
The Veranda - 1746 Lockhill-Selma Rd, San Antonio, Texas

Prepare to be enchanted and amazed at the 4th Annual Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil; a Masquerade Extravaganza to benefit Fiesta Youth, San Antonio's Premier LGBT Teen and Young Adult Support and Enrichment Program.

Step back in time to the roaring 1920's at the beautiful and spacious Veranda of Castle Hills; formerly known as the Slimp House, built on 35 acres of wilderness, that is now serenely nestled in the center of our vibrant city.  Enjoy an open bar of specialty cocktails, wine,and cold beer along with a 5 course, Fiesta themed menu prepared by renowned Chef, Michael Bomberg. Be delighed with the company of friends both old and new, as you enjoy our lineup of live entertainment, music, and dancing, and a spectacular silent auction!

Take advantage of early bird pricing that starts at $85.00 per ticket or get a co-host ticket that includes 2 tickets to the event and 2 Fiesta Youth 2018 limited edition Fiesta medals for an early bird price of $200.00. 

Sponsorships are also available from $500.00 - $5,000 and include promotional opportunities, tickets, and limited edition Fiesta Medals for all your guests!  A perfect way to promote your business or show appreciation to your employees or clients.  For all the details, go to:

Questions: Contact Zachary Shipley at or Darrell Garcia Parsons at  Fiesta youth is a 501c3 non profit.

Entertainment Line-up

Don't Forget The Music Band prides itself in producing custom musical performances that engage audiences from around the world. Imagine the versatility of a DJ but from a LIVE BAND.  We are looking forward to the talents that this band brings as a bonus to our event for our guests.  Everyone will be dancing all night long.

Singer/Songwriter Laura Marie returns to our Midnight event for the second time.  The South Texas native grew up steeped in poetry and music, earning her degree in music education and paying her dues in bands in Central Texas and beyond. There have been awards and accolades since. She won the OurStage Texas Lilith Fair Competition in 2010 and was a Regional Finalist in the Mountain Stage NewSong Contest in 2010 and 2014. Audiences are continually drawn in to Laura Marie’s performances because of her honesty and passion. We are excited to have Laura Marie and her music back at our event for Fiesta Youth annual fundraising event.

Matt Tardy and Team – The Performing Artists coming to our event and will be performing a high-energy, stunt show that is filled with clean comedy, contortion, audience interaction, and world-class juggling and fire eating.  Matt has appeared on David Letterman, The Early Show, Inside Edition, and CBS Sunday Morning, the White House events, as well as countless theaters, cruise ships, and so much more.  We are welcome to have Matt and team at our event to showcase his talents and impress our guests.

DJ Rook will be spinning great music all night long.  He has been our resident DJ at most of our fundraising events and brings such excitement and great music for us throughout the night and we are excited to welcome him back.

Grupo Folklorico de Bendiciones Dance Team – This team has been huge supporters of Fiesta Youth for years and we are happy to have them back to entertain our guests with their impressive and classic dances.  Their mission is to spread the passion of dancing folklorico in our community and beyond.  We love what they represent for our community and you will to on the first night of Fiesta 2018.

After Midnight Masquerade Party @ SA Country Saloon!  

Featuring performances by Stephanie Fishe, Felisha Savage Andrews, Candis Kline McCall, Alayna Marquez, and Kandy Van Whales.  Hosted by Armani D Andrews.  Performance times will be 11:00pm and 12:30am. 

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a masquerade benefit for Fiesta Youth, San Antonio's premier LGBTQ teen and young adult support group. Fiesta youth is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) and all contributions are tax deductible as allowed by law. Your support of this life-saving and life-changing organization is vital to its continued existence and future growth.