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Gala in the Garden

San Diego Botanic Garden Gala 2016 Highlights from San Diego Botanic Garden on Vimeo.



It was a Gala to Remember!
Thank you fo attending.

17th annual Gala in the Garden

On Saturday, September 10, 2016, 4:30pm – 9:00pm. Stunning décor,
tantalizing tunes, world-class cuisine, top-rated wines, silent auction and
beverages you have come to know and love, as well as a few surprises!

For more information or questions, please contact
Rachel Azhocar at or call 760/ 434-3036 x217.

All proceeds benefit San Diego Botanic Garden’s exhibits and programs.

With thanks and gratitude to our
2016 Cuisine Participants


Authentic Flavors Fine Catering 

3rd Corner

Baker & Olive

Bottaro Wood Fired Pizza

Bump Coffee

Bushfire Kitchen

Cape Rey

Champagne French Bakery Cafe



Continential Catering

Encinitas Foreign and  Domestic Auto Repair

The Fish Market


The Flavor Chef

Go Green Agriculture


Gold Coast Mead 

Isabelle Briens  French Pastry Café
Isabelle Briens
French Pastry Café


Jitter Bean

Meritage Wine Market


Gala in the Garden


San Pasqual Winery

So Rich Chocolates

St. Petersburg Vodka

Stone Brewinag Co.

The Spice Way


The Wild Thyme Company

Vesper Vineyards


Whole Foods

Yummy Cupcakes


Gala in the Garden

Be Green


  • Recycling or composting all food waste and tableware
  • Reducing use of paper in invitations and programs
  • Using 100% post-consumer waste recycled paper and soy-based inks
  • Working with restaurants and vendors to ensure eco-friendly products
    and practices
  • Donation of excess food

Banner photo by Rachel Cobb
Other photos by Pat Bellgardt, Herb Knufken, EOS Photography & SDBG Staff