The 2020 Mah Jongg Play Day has been cancelled. Learn more here.

On Thursday, March 26, 2020 guests will gather for the fifth annual Mah Jongg Play Day benefiting Tarrant Area Food Bank. The event provides a great opportunity to have fun while supporting the mission of Tarrant Area Food Bank. Throughout the day guests will engage in several rounds of Mah Jongg, enjoy a delicious lunch, and connect with others who have a heart for helping our community.

Guests can also bid in a live auction for two great getaways and purchase raffle tickets for amazing prizes. All proceeds from the event benefit Tarrant Area Food Bank’s Food for Kids program.

Click here for more information about Mah Jongg After Dark for young adults.

To learn more about this event, contact Megan Smock at

Live Auction Items for 2020 Event

Greystone Castle Overnight

Graciously donated by Greystone Castle Sporting Club

Two day/one night weekday all-inclusive Mah Jongg package for eight people. Arrive early afternoon and enjoy beautiful views while playing Mah Jongg in the pavilion. A scenic tour of the ranch will be provided followed by an open bar and gourmet dinner prepared by the Executive Chef. Eight private rooms, gourmet meals, snacks and beverages included. Pavilion available for Mah Jongg throughout your stay.

Raffle Prizes


$3,875 | Diamond Cuff Bracelet | Kubes Jewelers

$1,800 | Three night/four day Lakeshore Drive Condo in Chicago | Pam Krick

$1,550 | Two TCU club tickets to football and basketball game and FWSSR 2021 box for six on a weeknight | Mary Ralph Lowe

$1,000 | Wholesale gift certificate from Global Views | Frederick Rayner

$1,000 | Lagos diamond bracelet | Haltom’s Fine Jewelers

$995 | Black fur knit vest | David Hunt Furs

$775 | Jimmy Choo evening bag | Bliss Caver

$700 | YSL beauty basket and master class for six | Neiman Marcus

$625 | Dine Around Clearfork: gift certificates to B&B Butchers, Doc B’s Restaurant + Bar, Fixe Southern House, Malai Kitchen, Twigs American Kitchen, and Pinstripes

$600 | Handstitched needlepoint Mah Jongg bag | Ann House

$530 | Belt buckle with leather strap | Double R Brand and Michael Aram Cheeseboard and knife | Lawrence’s

$500 | Lolo white denim top | Noble 31 and gift certificate | P.S. The Letter

$500 | Gift Certificate from You Are Here

$450 | Handmade Oaxacan dress | Katherine Reynolds and Charleston strategy lesson | Margaret Harper and gift certificates to The French Knot and Tokyo Café

Photos from our 2019 event

Click here to view photos from last year’s Mah Jongg Play Day.

Event Sponsors


121MD – Chris Ewin, M.D., Kathe Supavong, D.O.
Blessings Forward
Bank of Texas
GWR Foundation
Origin Bank


Susan & Stephen Butt | Ann & Jim Clinkscales | Valerie & Michael Mallick | Cameron & Huck Newberry | Dana & David Porter | Roz Rosenthal | Kathleen & Randall Stepp | Annette Williamson & Mike McColm | Anne & Richard Wistrand | Linda & George Young

2020 Mah Jongg Committee
Laurin Chevaillier

Margaret Harper

Isabel Hebert

Ann House

Robyn Kelly

Marilyn Kobs

Lisa Maddox

Cameron Newberry, Chair

Dana Porter, Chair-Elect

Maura Rattikin

Adair Ewin Shannon

Allie Kobs Turney

Anne Wistrand

2020 Honorary Chairwomen
Mary Ralph Lowe

Elizabeth Ray

Roz Rosenthal

2020 Advisors
Ann Clinkscales

Kelly Ann Ewin

Nancy Hallman

Janie Harper

Cindy Kypreos

Selma Sherman

Kathleen Stepp

If for any reason the Mah Jongg Play Day is cancelled or you are unable to attend, your purchase will be considered a donation to Tarrant Area Food Bank.