ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) – GiGi’s Playhouse held its 5th annual gala Saturday evening.

The Playhouse is a nonprofit achievement center for those with down syndrome in Rochester and the surrounding areas.

The gala is the most important fundraising event of the year for GiGi’s Playhouse. Saturday’s event was the first time since 2019 that GiGi’s has had an in-person event of this magnitude.

This year’s theme was “Under the Sea.” which took place at Hyatt Regency in Rochester on E Main Street.