Join us for our most floriferous annual garden party. Enjoy local, seasonal fare with botanical embellishments and bite-size delights while immersing yourself in the beauty and fragrance of our gorgeous gardens.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017, NOON to 2:30 p.m.
TICKETS $175 each
PATRON TABLES $4,500 (Table of 8)
Enhance your garden party experience with reserved seating, table service, a special gift for each guest and a celebrity garden guru who will mix and mingle with you and your guests.
NEW FEATURES THIS YEAR
THE GREEN HOUSE
A unique indoor garden coffeehouse created in partnership with Sheridan Nurseries. Relax indoors among the scents of tropical plants and fresh-baked treats with views of the gardens.
GARDEN NOOK SEATING
Relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. Be sure to explore the gardens and enjoy the additional seating tucked into lovely garden nooks.
GREEN THUMBS IN THE GARDEN
Stop by for one of the mini garden talks and demos in the “Home Grown” kitchen garden.
THE MONICA VAN MARIS GREEN PROFESSIONALS WOMAN OF INFLUENCE AWARD
Presented by Landscape Ontario and Toronto Botanical Garden
HOLD ON TO YOUR HATS!
NEW category this year … Canada 150!
Interested in wearing a fabulous new hat but don’t know where to look? Be sure to visit Lilliput Hats, the official full-service millinery boutique for this event. They will also have a hat boutique at the event. A portion of all sales is generously donated in support of the TBG.
WONDERING WHAT TO WEAR?
Check out our photo gallery from last year’s event.
VIDEO FROM LAST YEAR’S EVENT
Video courtesy of SVP Media
SILENT AUCTION EXPERIENCES YOU’LL WANT TO BID ON
“Lunch in the Woodlands” at Mindham Fine Jewellery
You and five friends will join Myles Mindham for an intimate “Lunch in the Woodlands” including a rare behind-the-scenes tour of his in-house design studio in Yorkville. Myles will discuss his fascination with nature and the inspiration behind his Woodland collection. Each guest will receive a custom piece of jewellery from the Magical Woodlands Collection created exclusively
for the Toronto Botanical Garden.
Hermès Scarf and Boutique Breakfast Experience
You and nine of your guests will enjoy an exclusive catered breakfast at the Toronto Hermès boutique paired with a scarf-tying lesson. In addition, you will receive a beautiful Hermès carré silk scarf designed by Annie Faivre, inspired by the vital energy and burgeoning growth of the plant kingdom.
“Hamilton” on Broadway
Two tickets to the red-hot Broadway musical “Hamilton” at the Richard Rogers Theatre in New York. The story of one of America’s founding fathers and first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton combines hip-hop, jazz, blues, R&B and rap with traditional Broadway balladry in a breathtaking fashion with a multi-racial cast.
Private Garden Consultation
Whether you’re new to gardening or an avid enthusiast, a garden consultation is a great investment to see your vision come to life. This two-hour consultation with the Toronto Botanical Garden’s very own Head Gardener, Sandra Pella, will give your garden an award-winning look.
Behind-the-Scenes Experience at Niagara Parks
Charles Hunter, Director of Horticulture will take you (and three of your friends) on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Niagara Parks, including the butterfly conservatory, floral show house and botanical gardens. A delicious lunch at a Niagara restaurant will also be provided.
WONDERING WHAT TO WEAR? CHECK OUT SOME OF OUR PHOTOS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS