MSHS Event

Spring Garden Gala

MSHS' Annual Fundraising Event

Friday, April 27, 2018

Marriott Northwest, Minneapolis.

Registration open through April 19!

Where Spring
Is Always
In Bloom!


About the Spring Garden Gala

The Spring Garden Gala is MSHS' annual fundraising dinner benefiting our community outreach programs.

The event includes: dinner, plant presentations, a silent auction filled with plants, a live auction, Wall of Wine, 99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall, gift bags, and table centerpiece and surprise plant giveaways.

Entertainment: Pianist Jeremy Walker, the artistic director of jazz at the Minnesota Orchestra, will perform during the silent auction.

Plant presenters: Bailey Nurseries, Bachman’s, Garden World, Heidi’s GrowHaus, Mickman Brothers and Tonkdale.

Plus, a special sneak peek of Bailey Nurseries' Endless Summer Hydrangea Summer Crush! The much anticipated 2019 hydrangea release might make a live appearance at the event...

Lodging: If attendees would like to stay the night at the Marriott, MSHS has a block of rooms reserved at a special rate: $109. Reserve a room

2018 Pricing

$75 per person, members and nonmembers, through April 19, 2018
$750 table of 10
$600 table of 8

Final reservation deadline: Thursday, April 19, 2018.

Meal Choices

All meals include: a Caesar starter salad, a glass of wine with dinner, dessert and coffee.

Meal Options:

Beef: Braised Boneless Beef Shirt Rib, complemented with Sauce Milanese, Herb Gremolata
Salmon: Grilled Salmon enhanced with a Tomato Basil Butter Sauce
Vegetarian Wellington: sautéed Vegetables and Boursin Cheese wrapped in a Puff Pastry on a Bed of Tomato Coulis

Each entrée is served with grilled asparagus and roasted green tipped carrot and garlic mashed potatoes.

Tax Deductibility

A portion of the ticket cost is a tax-deductible donation to MSHS.

If you paid $75, $30 is tax-deductible.

If you purchased a table of 10 ($750), $300 is tax-deductible.

If you purchased a table of 8 ($600), $240 is tax-deductible.

The Friends of MSHS

The Friends of MSHS is a dedicated group of volunteers who provide support for special projects that raise funds for community outreach programs.

We wish to thank the members of this committee for organizing our fundraising event each year. Thank you, Friends!


Need Assistance?

Contact the Director of Development, Diane Duvall: