The Bash on Buffalo

We invite you to join us at the Bash on Buffalo, Dowling Catholic’s biggest fundraiser and a celebration of our students. This event brings together parents, alumni and community members to raise funds which ensure our students have the best experience on their journey to becoming Christ-centered leaders. 

Enjoy opportunities to win in the 50/50 Raffle, Wine Pull, Silent and Live Auctions.

New this year: enjoy wine and beer followed by a sit-down dinner before Final Mix Show Band takes the stage. You won’t want to miss this celebration!

 Please RSVP by April 10.

Casual chic attire

Event Schedule

Enjoy a seated dinner, beer and wine, dancing with the Final Mix Show Band and Dowling Catholic treasured traditions.

6:00 PM

Doors open/silent auction and fixed bids begin

7:30 PM

Dinner will be served; short program presented by Dr. Dan Ryan with special guest & emcee John Sears '00

8:30 PM

Live auction and 50/50 raffle drawing

9:30 PM - 12 AM

Dancing with Final Mix Show Band

10 - 11 PM

Checkout & claim your auction items

Mobile Bidding

Complete your registration online, enter your cell phone number as prompted, come with your phone charged and then you will be set to enjoy an evening of reminiscing with friends while keeping an eye on your silent and super silent auction items.

Corporate Sponsorships

Support DCHS excellence by becoming a sponsor. Sponsorship levels may include tickets, advertising and signage. Contact for sponsorship information and deadlines.


Development Manager

Dowling Catholic High School

Dowling Catholic High School is committed to serving the Greater Des Moines Catholic community and embracing learners of all faiths. In an environment that is faithful, caring and dedicated, Dowling Catholic forms each student to become a Christ-centered leader.