Proceeds from Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens' annual fundraising events benefit the Conservatory's education, horticulture and community gardening programs.
Friday, May 5, 2017
The annual Hat Day
luncheon is one of Columbus’ premier social traditions of the year and the Conservatory’s signature spring fundraising event. More than 600 guests gather under a grand marquee in the beautiful gardens, sporting their favorite hats, to enjoy lunch with friends. Proceeds from Hat Day
benefit the Conservatory's Pre-K and K–12 education outreach programs.
to view photos from Hat Day 2016
Thursday, June 1, 2017
The Conservatory's 14th annual tasting event brings together community leaders and emerging professionals for a rustic-meets-refined evening at The Wells Barn to raise funds for the Conservatory. Bash at the Barn (formerly known as Tastings on the Terrace) is a night of great music, delicious food from top Columbus restaurants, signature cocktails from local distilleries and craft beers from area breweries. Proceeds benefit the Conservatory’s adult learning initiatives, including therapeutic horticulture programs and the job training program Green Corps
to view photos from last year's tastings event at The Wells Barn.
Friday, August 25, 2017
Presented by the Conservatory’s Women’s Board
, this signature event welcomes more than 700 guests for an evening of garden-inspired appetizers, herb-infused cocktails, and a candlelit dinner highlighting Ohio’s finest seasonal ingredients. Proceeds from Field to Table
benefit the Conservatory's community gardening programs.
to view photos from Field to Table 2016