Garden Soiree
Garden Soiree

Climatron at night

May 19, 2017 | 7 p.m.

Kick off the summer with Garden Soiree! Celebrate the summer’s most anticipated exhibit, Garden of Glass: The Art of Craig Mitchell Smith, with an evening of fabulous food, signature cocktails and an exclusive performance by The Samples amid the lush backdrop of spring.

rain or shine | garden cocktail attire 

Ticket prices

Premium ticket: $350 general public | $300 Garden members

  • event entry for 1 individual
  • pre-event champagne reception at 6:30 p.m.
  • private entry and valet parking at Spink Pavilion

General ticket: $150 general public | $125 Garden members

  • event entry for 1 individual

Purchase tickets here!

Sponsor Garden Soiree

Become a sponsor of Garden Soiree to enjoy promotion, special access at the event, and additional benefits through the year.

View the Garden Soiree sponsorship opportunities here.

Event Schedule

All activities take place at the Missouri Botanical Garden’s Central Axis and Climatron.

6:30 p.m. | Champagne Reception with The Samples and artist Craig Mitchell Smith (reserved for Premium Tickets Patrons)

7:00 p.m. | Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and exhibit viewing

8:30 p.m. | Live performance by The Samples 

Garden Soiree 2017 Committee

Garden Soiree committee list
Garden of Glass

Learn more about our summer 2017 exhibition Garden of Glass: The Art of Craig Mitchell Smith.

Garden of Glass

The Samples

For more than 25 years, Sean Kelly and The Samples have created music that transcends genres and age, shattering the rules of the established music industry.

Learn more and listen to The Samples