The energy is up and the glam is on for the Sonoma Valley Mentoring Alliance’s annual New Year’s bash, this year dubbed the “Glitz & Gatsby Gala.” The event takes place at The Lodge on Monday, Dec. 31, starting at 7:30 p.m. with a champagne and cocktail reception, passed hors d’oeuvres, special jazz age entertainment, and a unique signature drink known as The Great Mentini. Beneath a tent that has been transformed into a 1920’s ballroom, guest will enjoy a lavish dinner followed by dancing to Dave Martin’s House Party. The evening concludes with a champagne toast at midnight. $250 per person. 938.1990. Sonomamentoring.org.