Wednesday, May 15 | 11 am – 2 pm

Get ready to make a grand entrance on Wednesday, May 15th, as Hats in the Garden returns with a vibrant burst of springtime energy!

Join us for an unforgettable celebration of Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden’s mission, as we raise our glasses to the blooming expansion of our perennial garden. Picture this: a sparkling champagne celebration, a delectable and extraordinary luncheon, an inspiring artist keynote that’ll leave you captivated, and of course, the pièce de résistance – a legendary hat contest! This fabulously chic annual fundraiser isn’t just an event – it’s a dazzling showcase of community spirit, bringing together over 300 local philanthropists and leaders who share our passion for nurturing nature’s wonders and preserving our botanical paradise.

Ticket Information:

  • Individual Ticket: 1 guest, $300

  • Host Table: 8 guests, $2,400

  • VIP Table: 10 guests, $10,000

For details about VIP Tables, Host Tables, and Corporate Sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to Katie at

2024 Artist to be Announced Soon!