Dinner in the Dark is Leader Dogs for the Blind’s signature fundraising event and an experience like no other! We are looking forward to you joining us on Friday, March 8, 2024 at the MGM Grand Detroit for our in-person event!

While mingling with other guests, have your picture taken with a Canine Ambassador on our “black carpet” entrance, try your luck at the Blind Wine Pull for $25, peruse our pop-up Leader Dog gift shop and try our Walk the Walk experience, an immersive orientation & mobility space where guests can walk with a white cane and participate in daily activity skills. Blindfold Walks with a Leader Dog in training or canine ambassador are available only with the purchase of a VIP ticket.

Friday, March 8, 2024
6:00 PM | VIP Admission – includes VIP reception with hors d’oeuvres, two complimentary drinks, and a Blindfold Walk
6:30 PM | General Admission - silent auction, blind wine pull, and Walk the Walk Experience begin
7:30 PM | Program begins

If you have questions, please contact us at donorsupport@leaderdog.org, or 248-710-1046.


MGM Grand Detroit

Presenting Sponsor

AAA-The Auto Club Group

Lead Sponsor

Chief Financial Credit Union

Independence Sponsor

Delta Dental of Michigan Inc.

John and Margo Hebert

John and Margo Hebert

Huntington National Bank

Empowerment Sponsor

Sunvera Group

Hero Sponsor

Hylant Group

Wells Fargo

Community Sponsor

Clearstead Advisors LLC

Rehmann Accounting LLC


Sentinel Benefits


Patron Sponsor

Ogletree Deakins

Raymond James

Supporter Sponsor

cusp Creative