Friday 2

PILLAR OF STRENGTH AWARD DINNER HONORING THE FRIENDS OF EPWORTH at Palladium St. Louis to benefit Epworth Children and Family Services, 918-3382.

Friday 2-3

DOWNTOWN ST. LOUIS IDIOTAROD at Old Post Office Plaza to benefit Operation Food Search, 436-6500, ext. 237.

Saturday 3

Fourth annual CENTRAL WEST END ASSOCIATION TRIVIA NIGHT at Crossroads College Preparatory School to benefit the CWE Association, 367-2220.

HEARTWORKS ST. LOUIS at Chase Park Plaza to benefit the National Marfan Foundation, 516-883-8712, ext. 124.

RAZZLE DAZZLE MASQUERADE BALL at Sheraton Westport Lakeside Chalet Hotel to benefit Saint Louis Crisis Nursery, 292-5770.

Sunday 4

CATHEDRAL CONCERTS 2012 GALA honoring Donna Wilkinson at Chase Park Plaza to benefit Cathedral Concerts, 533-7662.

Monday 5

SPRING LUNCHEON AND FASHION SHOWat Hilton St. Louis Frontenac to benefit Birthright Counseling St. Louis, 630-8360.

Friday 9

JAZZ ST. LOUIS GALA 2012 at Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark to benefit Jazz St. Louis’ youth education programs, 289-4037.

Saturday 10

CARING SOLUTIONS ANNUAL GALA at Palladium Saint Louis to benefit Caring Solutions, 229-5233.

CELEBRATE FITNESS at Washington University Athletic Complex to benefit the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program and the Director’s Discovery Fund at Siteman Cancer Center is a Ladue News sposored event, 935-5511.

SAFARI NIGHTS DINNER AND AUCTION at Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel to benefit Mary Ryder Home, 531-1413.

Saturday 17

SHELDON GALA 2012 WITH MAUREEN MCGOVERN ‘FEELIN’ GROOVY’ at The Sheldon Concert Hall to benefit The Sheldon, 533-9900.

Sunday 18

OUR LADY’S INN ANGEL GALA at Kemoll’s to benefit Our Lady’s Inn, 351-4590.

Saturday 24

Twenty-fifth annual CELEBRATION OF YOUTH DINNER AND AUCTION at Ameristar Casino Resort Spa to benefit Youth in Need, 636-757-9346.

‘A NIGHT AT THE SAVOY’ BENEFIT GALA AND CHARITY AUCTION at Hilton Saint Louis Frontenac to benefit CHIPS, 652-9231, ext. 24.

Seventh annual SUPPORT DOGS’ TACKY BALL at Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch to benefit Support Dogs, 997-2325.

Friday 30

COCKTAILS AND CLOWNS 2012 presented by Young Friends of St. Louis Children’s Hospital at NEO on Locust to benefit The Clown Docs program, 286-1134.

‘FASHION ON THE MARCH’ FASHION SHOW AND SILENT AUCTION at Marriott St. Louis West to benefit the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary, 646-3039.

Coming in April:

13 ARTRAGEOUS BAUBLES BALL at Palladium Saint Louis to benefit Craft Alliance, 725-1177, ext. 337.

21 WYMAN SPRING DERBY at Mike Shannon’s Outfield to benefit Wyman, 636-549-1234.

29 UNCORKED ‘A CAUSE FOR THE PAWS’ wine, beer and food tasting at Wine Country Gardens to benefit Five Acres Animal Shelter, 497-7087.