Photography by David Taylor/ CAVTLLC

B.E. A S.H.E.R.O. Foundation hosted its third annual, masquerade-themed Mardi Gras Gala at The Space LV.

Along with food, drink and inspiration; there were performances by Sin City Opera, The Pink Tutu Ballet Company and DJ Silla. Sponsors included MJ Christensen Diamonds, Balloons with a Twist, Square Colour Salon & Spa, Southwest Airlines, Yardhouse Restaurant, Las Vegas Academy of the Arts, Nevada State Bank, Nevada State College, Caesars Entertainment, Cirque du Soleil and Cosmopolitan Las Vegas.

The gala raises funds to increase public awareness of exploitation in the Las Vegas community, and to benefit rescued and at-risk girls and women.