The Gala Experience

The Axel Adams Gala Experience

An evening appreciation gala featuring high-profile music and media personalities along with activists from across the nation.Join us as we celebrate the life and legacy of Axel Adams. More

Confirmed VIP Guest:

Hasani Pettiford-Author, Speaker, Talk Show Host-Atlanta, GA

Ernest Pugh, Houston, TX

Rev. Nelson Rivers-Vice President for Stakeholder Relations for the NAACP-Baltimore, MD

Attorney Janice Mathis-Vice President Rainbow PUSH Coalition-Atlanta, GA

Damian Connors-Executive Director/Chief of Staff-Atlanta, GA

Walt Baby Love-Gospel Traxx Radio-Los Angeles, CA

Bishop Jamal Bryant-Senior Pastor, Empowerment Temple-Baltimore, MD

Congressman John Lewis-Civil Rights Activists-Atlanta, GA

Cedric Pendleton, Atlanta, GA

Farrah Grey-Author-Los Vegas, NV

The Wardlaw Brothers-Award Winning Gospel Artist-Vidalia, GA

Book Your Hotel Stay

And the Gala and Stay at the luxurius Downtown Marriot Convention Center. Rooms are $119 per night. Book your room today.

Event and VIP Tickets

Program and Gala tickets are $50 per person. VIP tickets are $75 per person.

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Learn More About Axel Adams

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Gala Committee Members
  • Karen Robinson:
    267-648-6548 krw20@yahoo.com
  • Hasani Pettiford:
    404-661-8381 info@hasani.com
  • Cheryl Bush Jones:
    803-215-0190 cjones1020@icloud.com
  • Paul Bush:
    803-640-4568 paulbush@bellsouth.net
  • David Kenner:
  • Wade Stallings:
    803-226-8970 wstallings13@yahoo.com
  • Vivian McDuffie:
    803-270-5778 s_mcduffie@bellsouth.net
  • Michael Brown:
    864-993-9110 micheald@wctel.net
  • Tara Weldon:
  • Shantrice Patten:
    932-801-8425 shantricepatten@bellsouth.net
  • Dr. Robert Hughs:
  • De’Angelo Bryant:
    803-979-9200 deangelo18@gmail.com
  • Garrick Smith:
    864-346-5837 gsmith6997@charter.net
  • Tyrail Stewart: