UPDATE: This event is sold out
New event gives you peek at grand gardens
Get a VIP tour of gardens that never have been– and never will be– on Garden Walk Buffalo in an Evening of Wine and Roses to be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 26.
This fundraiser for Garden Walk Buffalo begins at the Clement Mansion (Red Cross Building), 786 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, where there is ample free parking. Guests will enjoy wine and light refreshments.
Then they will board luxury motor coaches that will take them on a tour of three exceptional gardens in lovely Buffalo neighborhoods. Musicians from the Community Music School of Buffalo will provide entertainment in the gardens.
Guests will return to the Clement Mansion for a reception of heavy hors d’oeuvres, dessert and wine served in a signature, keepsake wine glass.
While this is an elegant event, remember that you will be walking through gardens– you may want to opt for sandals rather than high heels.
Tickets are $100 per ticket. Reservations are limited to 100 guests. There will be three buses and one bus is already full. For more information, call (716) 855-1091 or make reservations online.
Garden Walk Buffalo, the largest garden tour in the United States, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m Saturday and Sunday, July 27-28.
More news: Buffalo will be greener for Garden Walk Buffalo. The Peace Bridge and Iskalo’s Electric Tower in downtown Buffalo will be lit up green during Garden Walk weekend.
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