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Garden Feast 2018
Garden Feast Luncheon
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park

11:00 AM Reception and Silent Auction
12:30 PM Luncheon and Program

At San Francisco Botanical Garden, children learn about the beauty, complexity, and interdependence of all living things, developing understanding and compassion for our shared planet. It is time to inspire nature’s next ambassadors.

Join us for this year’s Garden Feast and help sow the seeds for a healthy future.



Alice Waters
Gavin Newsom
Alice Waters is a chef, author, and food activist, and the founder and owner of Chez Panisse Restaurant in Berkeley, California. In 2015 she was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Obama, proving that eating is a political act, and that the table is a powerful means to social justice and positive change. Alice is the author of fifteen books, including New York Times bestsellers The Art of Simple Food I & II, and, a memoir, Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Counterculture Cook.


List updated as of February 2, 2018.

$25,000 and above
  • Don Baldocchi & Julie Chase Baldocchi
  • Delle Maxwell & Patrick Hanrahan
  • Kenneth & Ruth Wilcox
$10,000 – $24,999
  • Sarah & Tony Earley
  • Jennifer & Alan Petersen
  • Helen & Allan Ridley
$5,000 – $9,999
  • Tish & Jim Brown
  • Mary & Lawrence Pitts
  • Sue Ann & Bob Schiff
  • Jennifer Taylor & Jake Zigelman
$3,000 – $5,000
  • Dr. & Mrs. Joseph C. Barbaccia
  • Claire Myers
Media Sponsor


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SFBGS and San Francisco Recreation and Park Department San Francisco Botanical Garden's beauty and value as a major cultural resource are the result of a successful public/private partnership between San Francisco Botanical Garden Society and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.

ADMISSION  FREE for Members, SF Residents (with proof of residency) & School Groups | $8 Non-residents | Discounts for Seniors, Families & Children

LOCATED In Golden Gate Park, with entrances at the corner of Ninth Ave. at Lincoln Way (Main Gate) & at MLK Jr. Drive off the Music Concourse (Friend/North Gate) | Phone: (415) 661-1316 | Mail: 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122-2370

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