In the month of June, Descanso Gardens will present many fun family programs, a great Father' Day luau and concert, classes, garden tours and refreshing hours in a tranquil setting of exceptional beauty. June also is the month of Descanso's annual benefit to support the Gardens' growing role as an outdoor classroom to thousands of students.
Unless noted, events are free with Gardens admission. All fees include Gardens admission.
Saturday, June 2: "Champagne & Roses: A Red Carpet Affaire" — 6 p.m.
Descanso's annual black-tie benefit will offer elegant dining, dancing under the stars, silent auction and live auction under the gavel of TV personality Fritz Coleman. The event is sponsored by S.E.E.D. (Supporting Education and Excellence at Descanso) to generate revenues for the Gardens and the many school programs offered there. For invitation information and costs, call 952-4391.
Saturday, June 9: Horticultural Spotlight, Camellia Care & Pruning — 10 a.m.