The tribute is sponsored by the /*Jackson Family Foundation*/.
Some of his siblings are expected to show, including /*Tito Jackson*/, who will perform.
Celebrities expected to turn out are Motown Records founder /*Berry Gordy*/, actor /*Mickey Rooney*/, the /*Wayans Brothers*/ and singer /*Brandy*/.
But it's all for the fans, the Jackson family says. Organizers said they expect about 700 people to show.
According to the family, a portion of the proceeds will go to Michael's favorite charities.
Tickets for the event ranged from $150 to $500.