The Avila Apple Festival Gala Dinner, organized by the Avila Beach Civic Association, celebrates this long farming heritage with a multi-course dinner highlighting local apples. On Saturday, September 22, from 5 to 9 p.m., attendees can enjoy an evening under the stars of live music, wine tastings by Avila Wine Trail, a multi-course, apple-inspired menu, and live and silent auctions. All proceeds support the Avila Beach Community Center. This event is for guests 21 and over only and will be held in the Avila Beach Community Center Garden. Tickets are $100 per person and tables of 8 for $800. For more information, contact the Avila Beach Civic Association at (805) 627-1997 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit avilaapplefestival.com.