In the Gardens Annual Fundraiser


The Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens Annual Fundraiser:

A night to enjoy yourself and support a great cause – our children’s education programs!


Proceeds from this fundraiser directly support our Children’s Plant Science & Environmental Education Programs.

Our outcomes-driven programs get kids outdoors – experiencing, enjoying and learning in nature, bringing a vital balance to young minds increasingly bombarded by electronic media.

Please RSVP by June 5, 2017

To purchase tickets, call 414-525-5661 or buy online:

In the Gardens Tickets

Event Details:

Menu Highlights:

Delicious variety of passed hors d’oeuvres
Gourmet food stations
Tantalizing assortment of delicious desserts
Coffee bar with flavored coffees & garnishes

Live Auction Highlights:

Exclusive rose package from world renowned rosarian, William Radler
Private candlelight dinners in the Gardens prepared by Zilli Hospitality Group
Special opportunities to support FBBG’s outcomes-driven youth & adult educational programs

Silent Auction Highlights:

Exciting China Lights packages
One-of-a-kind pieces by local artists

…And much more!

(includes $135 tax deductible donation)

5:30 – 6:30 | Special sampler cocktails, cash bar & docent-led Garden Walks
5:30 – 7:30 | Browse a unique selection of items in our Silent Auction
7:30 – 8:00 | Bid on exciting Boerner-centered packages during our Live Auction
6:30 – 8:30 | Enjoy gourmet selections prepared by Zilli Hospitality Group

 Music by Terry Smirl Jazz Trio