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Rose Garden Party

The Rose Garden Party is a fundraiser and kick-off event for ParkARTS, a Mayor's initiative to present free yearlong arts, cultural, and enrichment programs and events in our park system. Now in its 17th year, the annual Rose Garden Party has become one of Boston's signature events. Please join us!

Event Information

17th Annual Rose Garden Party
Thursday, June 13, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Kelleher Rose Garden
Park Drive and Agassiz Road
Back Bay Fens (opposite the MFA)
2013 Rose Garden Party Invitation, Response Card & Directions

About the Event

The Rose Garden Party is an elegant evening social event which raises money for ParkARTS, Mayor Menino's initiative to present free arts, cultural and enrichment programs in Boston's park system.

Venue: The Kelleher Rose Garden in the Back Bay Fens when 3,000 rose bushes are at peak bloom

Fare: Passed hors d'oeuvres and cocktails as well as a buffet and complimentary libations

Features: Live entertainment and a spirited creative hat contest in a garden-party setting; silent auction, en plein air water demonstration

Attendees: Boston's business, arts, community and philanthropic leaders

Cause: Proceeds from the ticketed event directly fund the ParkARTS programming in neighborhood parks thoughout the city.

Committee: First Lady Angela Menino serves as event chair of the Rose Garden Committee, which is comprised of arts institutions directors, business leaders, university presidents and supporters of children's enrichment programming, all who support increased awareness of the arts in our community.

To purchase tickets or learn about sponsorship opportunities please purchase online below or call 617-635-4032.


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