Gov. Asa Hutchinson will speak during the Southeast Arkansas College’s 60th anniversary Masquerade Gala.

According to the governor’s public schedule, he will make a presentation at the gala to be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at the Pine Bluff Convention Center.

During the formal affair, SEARK officials will be “Honoring the Past — Envisioning the Future,” according to a news release.

“Festivities will include a full course gourmet meal, open bar, music, dancing, silent auction and more. All proceeds will benefit Southeast Arkansas College Foundation student programs and development initiatives,” according to the release.

Tickets are still available for purchase at SEARK. Individual tickets are $75 and a table for eight people is $500. Details: Barbara Dunn, director of development at SEARK, or 870-543-5957.