This year, marks the 25th Anniversary of the Friends Spring fundraising event and we are planning to make it our best and most memorable event yet. Our premier event, An Evening Under the Palmettos, will be held on Saturday, May 2, in the stately Palmetto Garden at Brookgreen. Tickets are $175 per person for this elegant black tie affair. Guests will enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, musical entertainment and a silent auction as they stroll through the Gardens on what is sure to be a lovely spring evening. Please call the Friends of Brookgreen office at 843-235-6018 for event and sponsorship information.

The Friends of Brookgreen Gardens was created to raise funds in support of the mission of the gardens and has a well-deserved reputation for their exceptional fundraising events. Over the past 25 years, The Friends have raised over $2.5 million for Brookgreen Gardens projects through its fundraising efforts.