Join Golden Coast Mead for the 17th annual Gala in the Garden
On Saturday, September 10, 2016, 4:30pm – 9:00pm. join us at the San Diego Botanic Garden for stunning décor,
tantalizing tunes, world-class cuisine, top-rated wines, silent auction and
beverages you have come to know and love, as well as a few surprises!
This year’s 2016 Paul Ecke Jr. Award of Excellence Honoree is Nan Sterman
Nan Sterman is a gardening expert, author, and host/co-producer/co-writer
of the KPBS series: A Growing Passion. Ms. Sterman is considered one of
California’s leading voices on creating beautiful, low water and sustainable gardens;
removing and replacing lawns with beautiful, low-water plants;
and growing organic vegetables and herbs.
All proceeds benefit San Diego Botanic Garden’s exhibits and programs.
Recycling or composting all food waste and tableware
Reducing use of paper in invitations and programs
Using 100% post-consumer waste recycled paper and soy-based inks
Working with restaurants and vendors to ensure eco-friendly products
Donation of excess food