CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN NINTH ANNUAL SUMMER DINNER DANCE The Chicago Botanic Garden presents the Ninth Annual Summer Dinner Dance on Friday, June 22 in celebration of the Garden's 40th Anniversary. The black-tie soiree begins at 7 p.m.
GLENCOE, Ill. — The Chicago Botanic Garden presents the Ninth Annual Summer Dinner Dance on Friday, June 22 in celebration of the Garden's 40th Anniversary. The black-tie soiree begins at 7 p.m. with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres served in the Linden Alleé, followed by an intimate dinner dance in an elegant pavilion in the Rose Garden. One of the most talked-about events on the North Shore and in Chicagoland, the Summer Dinner Dance celebrates the start of the summer season. Proceeds support the Garden's conservation, education and research programs.
Heffernan Morgan will create the beautiful setting inside the pavilion to reflect the surrounding pink colors of the Rose Garden. Passed hors d'oeuvres and dinner will be catered by Calihan Catering. The Ken Arlen Orchestra will play while guests dance the night away.
The Committee for The Summer Dinner Dance is co-chaired by Elizabeth & Timothy Dugan of Kenilworth, Tricia & Will Hagenah of Kenilworth and Helen & Dick Thomas of Winnetka. The Summer Dinner Dance is generously underwritten by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Tickets begin at $750; tables at $7,500. The Garden closes at 3 p.m. on this day. Last year's event attracted more than 475 glamorous partygoers and raised $475,000. For more information and to order tickets, call (847) 835-6944.