BBQ & Brews - Our 91st Birthday Bash Dinner

We are SOLD OUT for this event! Please join us at our FREE community event at the shelter on Saturday, June 10th, 11 am - 2 pm. 

You're invited to celebrate our 91st with us on Friday evening, June 9, at HSVC! 

Experience a pink moment sunset as we enjoy a BBQ dinner, live music, and more to support HSVC and the animals we serve in our community. Attire is summer casual with appropriate food wear for our gravel parking lot. Street parking will be available. This event will take place rain or shine. All sales are final and no refunds will be issued. Thank you for your understanding!


Evening Agenda

6:00 to 6:45 pm – Welcome reception: Upon arrival at the shelter, you will be greeted with a signature cocktail, beer or wine, and charcuterie boards as you mingle with fellow animal lovers. Grab a mystery wine bottle from our wine pull or wait for your chance to bid at the live auction during dinner.

7:00 pm – Dinner: Live music performed by Kelly's Lot, BBQ buffet provided by Q Time BBQ Co. (vegetarian and vegan options available), beer provided by Ojai Valley Brewery

Enjoy beer/wine and a delicious buffet dinner offering a selection of tri-tip, chicken, vegan chili, veggie burgers, grilled vegetables, salad, and garlic bread. And did we mention cake, a celebration is not complete without dessert!

9:00 pm – After party at Ojai Valley Brewery with more live music and brews


Ticket Options


General Admission Ticket - $75.00

Ticket includes all beverages, BBQ dinner, dessert, live music, and more!

Patron Gift Ticket - $75.00

Gift a ticket to a shelter staff member so they can attend the event!

VIP Ticket - $150.00

Limited to 24 tickets! This ticket gets you family-style dinner and beverage service and VIP seating with either: HSVC Executive Director, Eric Knight, HSVC Director of Shelter Operations, Karen Terpstra, or HSVC Board President Sheila McCollum.

Table of Ten - $750.00

This ticket will get you one table with 10 seats for you and all your animal-loving friends!


Can't attend the event? You can still support us by making a donation to honor our 91st Birthday!


Sponsorships - thank you for your support!


We are still accepting sponsorships for this event. If you or your organization is interested in becoming a Birthday Bash sponsor, please email Amber Landis, HSVC Director of Development, or call 805-646-6505 ext 123.




June 09, 2023 at 6:00pm - 9pm


Humane Society of Ventura County
402 Bryant St
Ojai, CA 93023
United States
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Amber Landis · · 805-646-6505 ext 123

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