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Black Tulip Gala

January 26 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, January 26, 2019 for the Black Tulip Gala, celebrating the opening of three nature inspired exhibitions.

  • Living Bronze Sculptures by Robert J. Wick: Fifteen Monumental Bronze Sculptures
  • The Photographic Art of Kate Breakey: Hand-colored photographs of Black Tulip along with the portraits of their growers
  • Out of the Woods: Celebrating trees in Public Gardens: a New York Botanic Gardens Triennial Exhibit featuring forty-two selected works from the American Society of Botanical Artists

Enjoy music and drinks while dining under the mesquites trees or along a shaded pathway; view three special exhibitions that are scattered throughout the landscape as well as in the Friend’s House, Legacy and Porter Hall galleries; delight in the tulip floral displays planted especially for this exhibit, and be amazed by a performance from the San Diego Troupe, Living Vine Entertainment.

Enter our luxury raffle drawing  for your chance to win one of five prize packages, generously donated by local businesses and individuals.

Reserve your tickets now! 

To purchase Gala or Raffle Tickets please complete the form below or contact 520-326-9686, ex. *13.

Gala Tickets:

$225 per person               |             $2,225 Sponsor (table of 10)

Proceeds will support the Gardens’ mission of Connecting People with Plants and Nature through Art, Science, History, and Culture.

Our Gala Partners include: Gallery of Foods Catering

Luxury Raffle Drawing:

$25 per ticket or $100 for 5 tickets

Enter for your chance to win one of five prize packages, generously donated by local businesses and individuals:

  1. Cooking class and dinner for 10
  2. A garden basket of Staycation experiences: collection of gift certificates
  3. Tee Time-Spa Time at Tubac Golf Resort and Spa
  4. A 1-hr aerial tour of Tucson and Picnic & Pairing for 6
  5. 3 nights in San Diego and tickets to San Diego Botanic Garden

To view a complete description of all Luxury Raffle prizes, click here.

Need not to be present at Raffle Drawing to win.



January 26
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Tucson Botanical Gardens
2150 N Alvernon Way + Google Map