Get Ready to Set the Scene at the 5th Annual BayKids Studios Luncheon


Get ready for the 5th annual BayKids Studios movie-themed luncheon that brings Hollywood feature films to life, all for a great cause. BayKids Studios, is a nonprofit organization that helps children suffering with illness, heal through the power of filmmaking. Each year the passionate set design-enthusiasts create table decor straight out of a movie set, complete with costumes and an exciting competition for best costumes and table adaption of a Hollywood feature film.   

Trolls Table (Chelsea Woo)

On March 23, 2018, the luncheon will be held at the Peninsula Golf & Country Club, preceded by a cocktail party the evening before where guests can preview the magnificent table designs.  Underwriters for the event include; Steiners Jewelry in San Mateo, California Home+Design, Paper Caper, SenSpa in San Francisco, and Lost Republic Distillery.  The event will also feature an auction with luxury packages to Gozzer Ranch in Couer d’Alene, Idaho, courtside seats to a Golden State Warriors playoff game, a week-long stay in Aspen, and an 8 person tour and lunch at Pixar Animation Studio.

Best Picture Winner 2017- Saving Private Ryan Table (Amy Underwood, Kelly Bligh)


According to Board members and luncheon Co-Chairs, Shawna Droese and Dina Jackson,, “This event and this beautiful band of table captains and designers have enabled BayKids Studios to continue to help children and their families all over the Bay Area. It celebrates the power of creativity through filmmaking and movies, which is near and dear to us and the children we benefit.”

People’s Choice Award Winner- Sister Act Table (Alison Caron, Allison Keenan & Jana Arbanas)


BayKids Studios is a non profit 501c3 organization, tax id 94-3258815, helping children facing serious medical challenges in the San Francisco bay area and beyond heal through the power of filmmaking.  Women in Motion is an auxiliary group formed to support the wonderful work of BayKids Studios.  More information can be found on

Black Swan Table (Courtney Bocci, Jeanine Cranston, Missy Del Santo)


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