Tickets for Noche en South Pacific, La Luz Center’s gala tropical paradise evening, are nearly sold out. The event will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, at Cline Winery, 24737 Arnold Drive, Sonoma.

Tiki torches, tropical birds, bikini cocktails, fabulous appetizers, caviar and shrimp ceviche stations, and a succulent island-style dinner by Elaine Bell, will create this Polynesian paradise.

Native dancers from the renowned “Island Breeze” will entertain, as well as fire dancers, and a special “South Pacific” guest appearance by one of Sonoma’s best -loved entertainers.

Call Sharon at the “Noche” hotline at 938-5010 to reserve tickets or get them online at