The Republican Women of Clifton (RWC) will host their gala event on Sept. 28 featuring Col. Allen West as the keynote speaker. The event will take place at the Stacy C. Sherwood Community Center, 3740 Old Lee Highway, City of Fairfax, and will begin at 6 p.m. Col. West’s latest book, Guardian of the Republic, will be available for purchase, followed by a book signing. Angela Knight of the Washington National Opera will perform along with Butch Grant and the Crossfire Band. Culinary delights will be catered by Chocoberry Catering of Woodbridge, Va. Dress is formal to casual.