‘Taking Flight’ Jewel Ball 2017

The Las Patronas 71st Jewel Ball “Taking Flight” welcomed 758 guests Aug. 5 to the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club. Decor celebrating the Golden Age of luxurious air travel, set the scene for the evening of dinner, dancing and an auction to raise money for this year’s 40-some beneficiaries, including charitable organizations such as A Reason To Survive (ARTS), La Jolla Playhouse and Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center. — Ashley Mackin-Solomon