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Scripps to Ring in Holidays Dec. 2 with Annual Candlelight Ball

Event will benefit trauma center at Scripps Memorial La Jolla

Scripps Candlelight Ball to ring in holiday season

Candlelight Ball to be held at Fairmont Grand Del Mar to benefit A. Brent Eastman Trauma Area.

Event will benefit trauma center at Scripps Memorial La Jolla

Scripps Health will continue a cherished holiday tradition Saturday, Dec. 2, when it hosts the 88th annual Candlelight Ball at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar. Proceeds from the event will benefit the A. Brent Eastman, MD, Trauma Area inside the Barbey Family Emergency and Trauma Center at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.

Candlelight Ball’s rich history in support of Scripps La Jolla dates back to the hospital’s early years and is one of the most prestigious and anticipated events at Scripps Health.

The Fairmont Grand Del Mar is located at 5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego. The Candlelight Ball will begin with a cocktail reception at 6 p.m. and will be followed with dining and dancing from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Performing will be earth harp musician William Close, a finalist on TV’s America’s Got Talent, and the dance group, The Mighty Untouchables.

For tickets and more information, call at (858) 678-6349, or visit

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