Step up to help our furry friends when Pets Lifeline of Sonoma hosts its second annual Black Cat Cabaret benefit Thursday and Friday, Sept. 9-10, at the “Field of Dreams” (Fazio Field), 151 First St. W., Sonoma

The event features performances by Las Vegas aerialists, acrobats and musicians, starting at 8 p.m. both nights. VIP receptions start at 6:30 p.m., with gates opening at 7:30 p.m., each evening.

Ticket prices range from $75 to $250. All proceeds go to support the programs and services offered by Pets Lifeline, Sonoma Valley’s animal shelter.