Steve Irwin Gala Dinner
DATE Saturday, May 30 2020
TIME Pre-dinner drinks 6:00pm
Seating Time 7:00pm
VENUE SLS Hotel Beverly Hills
465 South La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90048
DRESS Black tie, with a touch of khaki

All proceeds help us save lives

This event raises much-needed funds to continue Steve’s important conservation work worldwide. From the plains of Africa to the jungles of Sumatra and the outback of Australia, it provides support to injured and endangered wildlife, their homes, and neighboring communities.

This was Steve’s mission, now it’s ours.

all proceeds help us save life


Steve Irwin Day Gala Dinner
Steve Irwin Day Gala Dinner


Los Angeles 2019 event lineup

Check out the highlights from our last event for an idea of what’s to come…



Bundjalung Kunjiel

Bundjalung Kunjiel are an Australian tribal dance troupe from the Gold Coast region of Queensland who perform local stories through song and dance.

The group began performing across Australia in 2010 at various community and high profile events. In the last five years, the troupe has performed in six countries, showcasing their ancient song, didgeridoo playing and story-telling to audiences all over the world.


Justice Crew

Justice Crew are an Australian all singing, all dancing "crew" who launched an extraordinary recording career after winning the fourth season of Australia's Got Talent.

They are ARIA Multi-Platinum selling artists and have supported international artists Chris Brown, Janet Jackson, One Direction, Kesha and Pitbull. This year, Justice Crew are taking on the world in new series, America's Got Talent: The Champions.


MJ Entertainment

The MJ Entertainment band plays all the Top 40 hits you love from every decade. Lead by Michael Jade himself, this band is guaranteed to keep the dance floor packed and party going all night long.

The band members are recognized for their work on shows like American Idol and The Voice. When they are not performing at weddings and corporate events, they are regularly touring with acts like Jason Derulo, The Pentatonix, Borns, Rita Ora and Nick Waterhouse.



Lauren Zima

Lauren Zima is the morning host of ET Live, Entertainment Tonight’s live streaming network, and a correspondent for Entertainment Tonight. For ET she has covered the Academy Awards, Golden Globes, Emmys and hundreds of red carpet events, but the Irwin family has always held a special place in her heart. Growing up, Lauren watched The Crocodile Hunter with her siblings, and was an avid fan of Steve Irwin.

She first met Bindi and Terri while Bindi was competing (and winning!) on Dancing With the Stars. Since then, she’s interviewed the family numerous times, and is always struck by their passion, strength and kindness. She is honored to be hosting the annual Steve Irwin Gala Dinner.


Tiffany Espensen

Tiffany Espensen is a proud Wildlife Warrior Global Ambassador and has been so since the age of twelve when she met the Irwin’s working on a television show with Bindi. Tiffany is a television and movie actress and can be seen in Marvel’s Spiderman: Homecoming, Universal Picture’s HOP, Netflix's R.L. Stine’s Monsterville, a series regular on Disney’s Kirby Buckets, with guest appearances on Criminal Minds, NCIS and other notable projects.

Tiffany is a black belt in Chinese Martial Arts and will finish her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science in the Fall. She is currently working with a non-profit organization called Well Versed creating relations with diplomats and Ambassadors to discuss humanitarian and social issues at the United Nations and in Washington D.C.


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