JUST A FEW DAYS AWAY – GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY!
The Ruth Bancroft Garden’s annual Gala and auction is going virtual this year which means you can join in the fun and help support the Garden from the comfort of your home or backyard while sipping on your favorite beverage.
It’s our first ever RBG Virtual Gala and an opportunity for you to go pantless but not plantless!
Saturday, September 19th from 5pm – 6pm
Online Auction is LIVE – Bid Today
(Sept. 11 @ 9am – Sept. 20 @ 6pm)
Bid on Garden Sign-Up Exclusives and one of a kind Garden items. Come back often to find hidden treasures and secret surprises!
*The online auction will take an intermission during the live Virtual Gala on Sept 19 from 4-7pm
No preregistration or tickets needed for the online auction. You may freely browse the auction catalog but will be asked to login or register in order to place a bid. Physical items won must be picked up at the Garden, no shipping available.
VIRTUAL GALA SCHEDULE – SEPT. 19 5-6pm
4:30pm Virtual doors open – with a pre-show and special presentation of “Agaves & Art” presentation by Curator, Brian Kemble at 4:50pm
5:00pm Virtual Gala begins – with our Live Auction, special appearances from some of the Garden’s most ardent fans and a honorary toast to Curator Brian Kemble’s 40th year at the Garden! – make sure you have your beverage and comfy seat.
7:00pm Online auction reopens – for final bidding until all items close at 6pm on Sunday, Sept. 20th.
Watch our video: How to Register
What to expect and how to maximize your Gala experience – What to Expect