Dinner on the Desert Celebrates Colors of the Desert Botanical Garden at Dusk

March 15, 2017


Elizabeth Bitsy Susich
Phone: 602 320.1343
E-Mail: bitsypr@earthlink.net

Dinner on the Desert Celebrates
Colors of the Desert Botanical Garden at Dusk

WHO:  The Board of Trustees of the Desert Botanical Garden with Chair Rebecca Ailes-Fine will welcome 600 business leaders, philanthropists, community partners and Garden friends to the 31st annual Dinner on the Desert.

WHAT: Dinner on the Desert 2017 will celebrate a spring evening with the desert’s colors at dusk as guests gather to enjoy the setting sun spread breathtaking colors over the desert garden. Revel in the bidding of the unique Garden themed auction, socialize with friends, and savor sumptuous cuisine all in the magical setting under a starry night.    

WHEN:  Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.

WHERE:  Desert Botanical Garden in Papago Park, 1201 North Galvin Parkway, Phoenix

PARTICIPATE:  Support the Garden by a making a donation, in-kind contribution, underwriting or purchasing and hosting a table for two to 20.

RESERVATIONS & INFORMATION:  Tickets start at $600 per person. Contact Esther Battock, Desert Botanical Garden, 480 481.8182 or ebattock@dbg.org.

BACKGROUND:  Established in 1939 and honored as a Phoenix Point of Pride and Arizona Treasure, the Garden continues to build on its legacy of environmental stewardship and is nationally and internationally renowned for its plant collections, research and educational programs. Proceeds from Dinner on the Desert support the Garden’s research, conservation, exhibition and environmental education programs, nurturing respect and appreciation for our unique Sonoran Desert home.