Black and Gold Gala

Archbishop Mitty High School’s signature event, the Black & Gold Gala, returns on Saturday, November 5, 2022 to the Signia by Hilton San Jose (formerly the Fairmont San Jose). This beloved event celebrates our students and the school community and is highly recognized for featuring talented and award-winning performances. After a two-year hiatus, Black & Gold is back!

The evening will include a nationally-recognized headline performer, Rita Rudner an elegant gourmet meal, lots of laughter, and the camaraderie of the Mitty community.


Signia by Hilton San Jose, 170 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113
Imperial Ballroom


Valet parking is available at the Market Street entrance for $26. There are two options for valet parking: 1) Pull into the main hotel drop off zone, 2) In case the previous option is crowded, descend into the underground garage just after the main drop off zone for additional valet parking. Self-parking is not available at the venue.


6:00 P.M. Registration and no host bar opens. After valet parking, please take the elevators or escalators up to the Imperial Ballroom. Registration tables are at the top of the escalators. Please check in with our student volunteers at the registration table for your table number, and enjoy the cocktail hour.

7:00 P.M. Dinner begins, followed by a live show of student performances from AMHS’ Department of Performing Arts, comedian headliner Rita Rudner, and dancing until midnight. Individual place cards with guest names and meal selections are pre-set on the table at each seat. The catering staff will be unable to make any meal changes.


Black tie optional. Tuxes or suits and full-length gowns or elegant cocktail dresses are appropriate for the event. The entire event takes place inside.


In following county public health guidelines, masking is encouraged but not required indoors. To ensure a safe and comfortable event, we encourage anyone feeling unwell to stay home.


The deadline for ticket refunds has passed. If you are unable to attend the event, there is an option to convert your tickets to a donation. For any additional questions, please contact Vivian Peng.

We very much look forward to celebrating a wonderful Saturday night with you. Black & Gold is back!