The Black-Tie Bridge Park occasion attracts in large crowds, grossing $ 1.27 million. • Brooklyn Paper

Everyone’s Smiling !: Jean Ervasti shows off her decorative coat from the Brooklyn-based boutique Kimera as she attends the Brooklyn Black Tie Ball and After Party on Pier 2 on Thursday night.

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It was a gala of a good time!

More than 600 Brooklyn Bridge Park supporters traveled to Pier 2 for the sixth annual Brooklyn Black Tie Ball and Conservancy After Party Thursday for a night of great food, dancing, and an overall great time, according to a first-time attendee.

“Oh my god, it was so much fun,” said Jean Ervasti, a Brooklynite for more than 30 years, who was invited to the gala by friends Aaron Marcu and Mary Lu Bilek. Ervasti sat at her table to support her mutual friend Nancy Bowe, one of the two award winners of the night and a current board member of Conservancy.

Bowe, who was chairman of the board from 2011 to 2016, was an active proponent of the park from its inception and, according to Ervasti, “instrumental” in its creation.

“She was involved with the park when it was just a dream on paper,” she said. “And now we can down there [by the water’s edge] and enjoy it.”

The other winner of the night was Marcus Wainwright, the founder and head of Rag and Bone, a fashion label. The gala began with a cocktail reception on the promenade and went on to a three-course menu.

According to Ervasti, the dinner included a beautifully presented starter salad to the main course of beef fillet with truffle potatoes to the dessert finale of tiny strawberry tarts and stylish brownie canapes.

And while she was warned beforehand that the DJ would be targeting younger audiences, she was pleased that the advice was sorely wrong.

“There was all kinds of music, something for everyone,” said the Cobble Hill resident.

This year’s gala raised $ 1.27 million, according to Sin Gogolak, a spokeswoman for the event.

Ervasti, wearing a beige floral-print coat from local Brooklyn vintage boutique Kimera that garnered much acclaim, exuded excitement and recalled the details of the previous night.

“Everything was great – the people, the food, the music, the view, the thing,” she said. “I was just glad to go to this Brooklyn event and wear something from a Brooklyn store.”

Glittering Night: Craig and Jesse Spain dressed in their best evening attire for the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s sixth annual gala.

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Arrive in style: The guests come to the gala, which raised more than 1.25 million US dollars this year.

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I feel honored: Marcus Wainwright, one of the two winners of this year’s gala, and his wife Glenna Neece enjoy the glittering backdrop of the city.

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Brooklyn Support: Actress Rose Byrne attended the Shindig, which included a cocktail reception, three-course meal, and dancing.

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Mixing Time: Gala goers enjoy the beautifully decorated tables and tent at Pier 2 for the annual Brooklyn Black Tie Ball and After Party.

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Brooklyn Committed: Honoree and Former CEO Nancy Bowe speak.

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