Things to know about met gala 2023

The Met Gala, one of the year's biggest fashion events. Each year, the Met Gala is scheduled for the first Monday in May. This year, it falls on May 1, 2023.

The Met Gala is a charity event that supports the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City

The exhibit is assigned a specific theme each year, with guests being expected to follow but not mandated

The 2023 Met Gala's theme is "Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty," which pays tribute to the late fashion designer.