Ring in 2018 at Selby Gardens

November 17, 2017

Sarasota’s most sophisticated black tie New Year’s Eve experience includes a private, lighted tour


SARASOTA, FLA. – November 17, 2017: Sarasota’s most sophisticated black tie New Year’s Eve experience at Selby Gardens includes a private tour of the decorated, bayfront property, as well as a four-course dinner and live entertainment.

On Dec. 31, guests attending Selby Gardens’ New Year’s Eve Gala will first encounter a private tour through the property’s holiday light display, Lights in Bloom, along with passed hors d’oeuvres and a “Champagne and Whiskey Walk.” The walk concludes at Michael’s on the Bay at Selby Gardens for a four-course dinner by Michael’s On East. The evening continues with entertainment and a stunning view of the fireworks display over Sarasota Bay.

Tickets are $250 per person. Festivities begin at 8 p.m., Sun., Dec. 31 and conclude around 1 a.m., Mon., Jan. 1, 2018. Visit www.selby.org for online purchase.


About Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is the only botanical garden in the world dedicated to the display and study of tropical epiphytic plant species, including many orchid, bromeliads and gesneriads, with a focus on botany, horticulture and environmental education. For more information, please visit www.selby.org. Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, 900 S. Palm Ave., Sarasota, open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except Christmas, regular admission $20 (ages 18 and up), ages 4-17 $10, Members and children 3 and under enter free. Contact us at (941) 366-5731 or selby.org.  Get social with us on Facebook, Instagram and more by searching @selbygardens.  



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