The Civic Garden Center will hold its 2013 Preview Party, our non-profit organization’s signature event and largest fundraiser, on Friday, May 3rd, 6pm – 10pm, Rain or Shine! Guests will enjoy dinner and dessert by the bite, wine and beer from Cincinnati’s leading purveyors. Music from the Civic Garden Center house band, Stupid Rooster, will entertain while you enjoy spending time with friends on the patio and in the gardens of this social event. Importantly, Preview Party attendees get first dibs on thousands of plants from clematis and roses to blooming shrubs, herbs, sun perennials and native species. There will be a Silent and On-Line Auction filled with items for everyone – not just gardeners – but for real enthusiasts the Live Rare Plant Auction is a must! Tickets are $40 in advance via www.civicgardencenter.org or by calling 221-0981, and $50 at the door/day-of-the-event. Please RSVP by April 24th.
The Plant Sale, with all the plants and special vendor booths is open to the public thru the weekend, on Saturday, May 4th from 9am – 3pm and Sunday, May 5th, 11am – 3pm. And, tasty fare will be available thru the weekend. The Civic Garden Center is located at 2715 Reading Road, the corner of Reading and Oak St.