Gala in the Garden


Gala in the Garden

It’s going to be a Gala to Remember!

Save the date for our 17th annual Gala in the Garden.

On Saturday, September 10, 2016, 4:30pm – 9:00pm. join us for 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!

Gala in the Garden from San Diego Botanic Garden on Vimeo.

 This year’s 2016 Paul Ecke Jr. Award of Excellence
Honoree is Nan Sterman

.Nan Sterman

Nan Sterman is a gardening expert, author, and host/co-producer/co-writer
of the KPBS series: A Growing Passion. Ms. Sterman is considered one of
California’s leading voices on creating beautiful, low water and sustainable gardens;
removing and replacing lawns with beautiful, low-water plants;
and growing organic vegetables and herbs.

Our 2016 Gala Committee Leadership:

Jim Ruecker - Gala Chair
René van Rems - Gala Creative Director
Sabrina Cadini - Logistics & Operations Director

For more information or questions, please contact Doreen Prager
at dprager@sdbgarden.org or call 760/ 434-3036 x218.

Download 2016 GALA SPONSORSHIP PACKET
Click Here

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


Gala in the Garden

Be Green

GREEN EFFORTS

  • 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

 



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