Guests at the Winter Wonderland Ball

Special Events

From elegant black tie evenings to unique networking opportunities, NYBG’s Special Events provide critical operating support to the Garden and offer brand visibility to a sophisticated audience. For information about sponsorship opportunities or an event please contact or sign up to join our mailing list.

Safety is our priority, and, as the pandemic continues, our events will evolve as needed to meet the current health guidelines. Please check back often for updates.

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Fall in Love with the Garden (Again)

Fall Party

A Virtual Celebration

After months of closure this spring, we are thrilled to welcome visitors back on our grounds.  Thanks to everyone who joined us for the virtual celebration on October 6 as we saluted NYBG Trustee Gil Maurer, Director and Former COO, Hearst. You can still support and arrange a personal visit with a small group of friends for a day at the Garden and outdoor lunch to enjoy fall’s seasonal splendor.

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Orchid Dinner

An Orchid Oasis in New York City

Experience this magnificent showcase of orchid centerpieces created by the country’s most illustrious designers. Stay tuned for more information.

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Antique Garden Furniture Fair

Preview Party & Collectors’ Plant Sale

Save the Date: April 29, 2021

Be among the first to shop the Fair’s exquisite selection of fine antiques and garden furniture. Stay tuned for more information.

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Spring Gala

The Most Anticipated Night of the Gala Season

Save the Date: June 3, 2021

Join us to celebrate Cosmic Nature, the Garden’s upcoming exhibition in which internationally renowned Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama will takeover NYBG’s 250-acres with her iconic polka dots and immersive artwork.

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Celebrate Spring

Relive the Beauty of Spring

The Spring Gala 2020 Journal is now online with gorgeous videos and seasonal highlights.

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