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Carolina Moonlight Garden Party

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Sold Out! NCBG Carolina Moonlight Garden Party, Saturday, May 18, 2024, 6-9 p.m.; 2024 Honorary Charis Bill Ross & Susan Gravely invite you to an evening of fun, flora, and community

“The Best Party in Town!”  — Gail Perry, NCBGF Director and gala planning committee member

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You are invited to dress in your best floral attire and join us for the 12th annual Carolina Moonlight Garden Party. Enjoy live music, a sponsored opening reception, dinner on-site amongst the native wildflowers, and a spirited ‘Fund the Need’ auction to benefit the Garden’s “Conservation in Action” activities.

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Sofia’s and Hatnip Hats will donate 15% of your purchase to benefit the Garden.

Click here to learn about a special promotion at Sofia’s Boutique.

Opening reception sponsored by Mystic Farm and Distillery

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With support from Mother Earth Brewing and French Broad River Brewery

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Questions about ticket purchasing or event sponsorship? Contact Stephen Keith at 919-962-9458.

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Gala Planning Committee

Gail Perry
Melanie Christian
Amy Helwig Dunlap
Virginia Buysse

Thank you to our growing list of 2024 Carolina Moonlight Event Hosts


Tom Kenan
Susan Gravely & Bill Ross
Harriet & D.G. Martin
Frances P. Rollins


Anne Harris
Becky & Munroe Cobey
Melanie & Lynch Christian
Cindy & Tom Cook
Sue & Charles Plambeck
Sims Preston & Posy Stone
Wyndham Robertson
Al & Jennifer Runquist
Phyllis Thomas & Alan Curtis


Chris Bogan & Mary Jo Barnett
Virginia & Bob Buysse
Mignon DeBerry
Glen Elder & Sandy Turbeville
Owen Gwyn, Jr.
Jeff & Kate Hedges
Patricia & Gene Holder
Nick & Amy Penwarden
Gail Perry & Bill Cobb
Judith Rizzo & Arthur Kempton
Carol Tresolini & Tom Fiore
Damon Waitt
John & Ashley Wilson

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Thank you to our 2024 Corporate Sponsors:

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May 18
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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North Carolina Botanical Garden
100 Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
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(919) 962-0522
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