Share your favorite memories and stories about past HOPE Gala fundraisers

The 2017 Hutchinson Oil Patch Extravaganza (HOPE) is coming up Saturday, September 30 at the Crutch Ranch. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the gala. Event organizers have been working hard to make the evening the best yet. The 2016 event sold out.

We're asking readers to share their favorite memories of past HOPE events. Who was your favorite musical performer? Have you won an auction item that remains your favorite prize to take home? Share your stories. We'd like to hear from our readers.