Mark your calendars for Solstice on June 17, 2017!

Considered one of the premier garden parties of Santa Fe, the annual Solstice Spectacular offers entertainment, performances, gourmet food and summery theme-based specialty cocktails amid the flowering grounds of the Botanical Garden.  This year the event, which is the Botanical Garden’s largest fundraiser, is themed “Garden of Earthly Delights” and celebrates and supports the Botanical Garden’s amazing education, community outreach, horticulture and conservation programs. A unique auction will include distinctive plants and containers, garden art and other extraordinary “earthly delights.” Food will be provided by Adobo Catering, the musical entertainment and guest performers are planned surprises on this year’s magical theme.

Party goers will enjoy the festivities amongst the summer blooms of the Botanical Garden’s expanded garden.  The newest garden section, Ojos y Manos: Eyes and Hands ethnobotanical garden is a grand entertainment space allowing spectacular performance experiences.

Tickets are $150 per person and can be purchased on the website ( or by calling 505-471-9103 after April 3, 2017!   Individual sponsorship opportunities are also available by calling Rachel at 505-471-9103.

Thanks to Our 2016 Solstice Individual Sponsors

Solstice Nymph

Ann G. Ash

Solstice Angels

Chris & Donna Barnhill | Cathy & Paul Kalenian | Ray and Jan Plote

Solstice Spirits

Charmay Allred | Elva Busch | Deborah Gaynor & Eric Hoover | Brooke S. Gray | Cathy & Guy Gronquist

Stephen & Jane Hochberg | Sally Hoffman | Dora & Van Horn | Phyllis Lehmberg | Ann & Mark Livingston

Richard & Benita Mackenzie | Suzanne Stone | Enid Tidwell | Don Winkelmann & Sally Spencer

Photo: Peter Weiss

Photo: Peter Weiss