The party is therefore organized once every year ever since then, and continues presently.One of the stories in the French magazine is about the Gala, albeit does not follow the same continuity as the television series.
Fluttershy says that all the flowers in Canterlot's private garden are in bloom during the night of the event, with some of the most exotic avian wildlife in Equestria present.
Rarity mentions that every year she designs dress attire for clients who have been invited to the Gala; the plot of the episode Suited For Success revolves around Rarity designing gowns for the Gala for her friends.
Applejack claims the Gala will be the perfect place to sell her apple-based homemade food so she can use the money to fix the roof on her barn, Big Mc Intosh's plow, and Granny Smith's hip.
Finally, Spike claims that he wants "no part of this girly gala gunk", and pretends to be disdainful about the ticket that Celestia gives him.
To attend this event, held in Canterlot, one must possess a golden ticket, as shown in The Ticket Master and Make New Friends but Keep Discord. Spike reads that "the Grand Galloping Gala [is] to be held in the magnificent capital city of Canterlot, on the 21st day of" before skipping to the end of the letter.