Burton Valley's tradition of parent-hosted events is back!

Building community and raising money for our school has never been so much fun!

Our wonderful Burton Valley parent community is planning a great selection of parent-hosted parties and events for you and your kiddos this year. Ticket sales fund student enrichment programs, community service and kindness activities, and playground upgrades. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with fellow Burton Valley families and participate in these fun events - you can sign up for as many as you'd like!




Mountain Bike Ride & Happy Hour

Friday, April 26: 3-6pm, $60 per person, open to 10 guests (all grades welcome)
Join us for a parents-only Friday afternoon mountain bike ride at Joaquin Miller Park followed by a Canyon Club happy hour. Your seasoned trail guides and apres-ride snacks and beers (first two) are included in the ticket price. No need to be an expert rider but some experience is helpful. Need a bike? Local partner First Mile offers demo bikes (not included with ticket price).

Hosted by Gavin Daniels, Kevin Hamilton & Eddie Shuai



Giant’s Yacht Excursion & White Party

Saturday, May 4: 3-6pm, $150 per person, open to 90 guests (all grades welcome)

Let's set sail on the SF GIANTS yacht in the San Francisco Bay for a voyage you won't forget. Come dressed in your favorite all-white attire as we cruise to our favorite yacht rock. Drinks and snacks will be available. Bon voyage! 

Hosted by the Bayly, Domeier, Fowler, Furnanz, Grauf, Gronski, Lieberman, McCormick, Peters, and Slattery Families

Email ASTANSBURYMCCORMICK@gmail.com to join the waitlist!


Holiday Cookies & Cocktails Party

Friday, December 8, 2023: 4-6pm, $50 per family, open to 12 mom/child pairs (5th grade families)

Join Quinn, Sana and their moms for a Great Burton Valley Baking Spectacular! These gals love to bake and can’t wait to share their favorite recipes and techniques with other fifth grade families. Join us for a fun afternoon of baking and sipping as we celebrate the festive season together!

Hosted by the Stevens and Macmillan families



Roll Our Way into the Lunar New Year

Saturday, January 20, 2024: 4:30-8:30pm, $50 per person, open to 20 kids (4th graders only)

Get ready for Lunar New Year by learning how to make spring rolls and dumplings! Your fourth grader is invited to join us for a cooking demo and lesson, and stay for dinner and a movie! We’ll have Vietnamese and Chinese food on the menu and lots of fun for the kiddos as we ring in the new year.

Hosted by the Wang, Seymour, McGrane, and Zhou families



Sound Healing + Future Self Visualization

Thursday, January 25: 6:30-9PM, $55 per person, open to 30 guests (all grades welcome)

Tired of feeling frazzled? Taking care of others while wondering...who's taking care of me? We are! This wellness session will include a crystal bowl sound healing with Kristen Firpo + guided future self visualization with Vanessa Loder – BVE mom and author of The Soul Solution: A Guide for Brilliant, Overwhelmed Women. Come in comfy clothes (or PJs!), enjoy delicious apps made by chef Dana Hollins and sip raw cacao that warms your heart. Then you'll be guided through a deeply healing soundscape with crystal bowls, tuning forks and a guided visualization. Start the New Year feeling fabulous!

Hosted by Vanessa Loder and Dana Hollins



Oui, Oui, Apres Ski!

Saturday, February 10: Time TBC, $75 per person, open to 60 guests (2nd and 5th grade families)

Bonjour BVE Parents!  Join us for a cozy evening as we gather around the fireplace and enjoy yummy cocktails and traditional apres ski hors d'oeuvres. Shotskis, champagne, fondue, ice luge - oh my!  

Hosted by the Hagopian, Morrison, Cook, and Ruhl Families



Tennis Anyone? Ladies Tennis, Mimosas, and Brunch

Saturday, March 23, 2024: 10am-1pm, $55 per person, open to 12 guests (all grades welcome)

Join us for a fun morning of round robin doubles tennis at Rancho Colorados (all skill levels welcome) followed by a champagne/mimosa brunch. What a fun way to raise some money for our school!

Hosted by the Kmet and Dafferner families



1st & 2nd Grade Parents Pickleball Tournament

Saturday, April 13, 2024: 1-5pm, $60 per person, open to 24 guests (1st and 2nd grade families)

Love dinking? Not being in THIS kitchen? Then this pickleball party/tournament is for you! No prior experience necessary. Instructions on rules of the game will begin promptly at 1pm. Light bites and refreshments provided! Don your favorite pickleball attire (IE 70's, 80's vintage etc).

Hosted by the Griggs, Vaniman, Buhmann, and Reismann families



Artisanal Cocktails & Hors D'oeuvres with an Indian Twist

Saturday March 2: 5pm, $50 per person, open to 6 guests (all grades welcome)
Join Mona and Pavan Reddivari for an evening of bespoke, expertly crafted artisanal cocktails and hors d'oeuvres with an Indian twist. This will be a smaller group with lots of space for great conversation and learning about what it takes to make the perfect cocktail. Get to know your fellow BVE parents and leave with a new party trick!

Hosted by Mona and Pavan Reddivari

Petals & Prosecco - A Floral Arranging Class with Violet & Aster

Thursday, April 11: 11am-1pm, $75 per person, open to 10 guests (all grades welcome)
Enjoy a morning playing with petals and sipping prosecco with Melissa Crawford, BVE mom and owner of Violet & Aster Floral Design. Learn how to create your own seasonal centerpiece using the season's most beautiful blooms, foliage and branches. You’ll learn what goes into making a show-stopping Spring floral centerpiece including flower selections, basic design elements, vessel mechanics, flower manipulation, caring for your blooms and maximizing vase life.

Hosted by Melissa Crawford



Third Annual Lush Lucas Loop Progressive

April 27, 2023: Time TBC, $60 per person, open to 30 guests (all grades welcome)

Join the families of Lush Lucas Loop for their third annual progressive cocktail party. This year, travel the world and enjoy a spritz with antipasti in Rome, sangria and paella in Barcelona, an epic gin and tonic bar in London with delicious treats, and more! This party is always a great time and we would love for you to join us.

Hosted by the Moss, Bowers, and Kelly families



Mother’s Day Happy Hour

Friday, May 10, 2024: 4-6PM, $30 per person, open to 25 guests (all grades welcome)

Kick off your mother's day weekend in style! Join us for a backyard happy hour celebrating the moms in our BVE village. Bubbles, rose and chardonnay, yay!

Hosted by the Lederman, Siamas, and Branagh families



Los Palos Dash Through the Decades Party

Saturday, May 18: 6-10pm, $65 per person, open to 50 guests (all grades welcome)
Join the families of Los Palos Drive on a trip down memory lane filled with the music, food and decor of the 70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s. Come dressed for your favorite decade -- and prepare to be transported through time! We’ll have heavy apps and themed drinks – plus lots of vintage fun – at every stop along the way.

Hosted by the Wedler, Lupardus, Curtis, and Hsing families