SOLD OUT: Splendor in the Gardens

SOLD OUT: Splendor in the Gardens

May 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Myriad Botanical Gardens
301 W Reno Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73102


Splendor in the Gardens

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018, 6-9pm
  • Great Lawn


The magical farm-to-table gala dinner known as Splendor in the Gardens returns for its fourth rendition on Thursday, May 17.  Co-chaired by Chris Fleming and Kathy L. Williams, the biannual gala takes place on the Great Lawn of Myriad Botanical Gardens.

Kathy Williams, Co-chair
Chris Fleming, Co-chair



Beginning with a festive reception in the Park House, guests will wind their way through the Gardens to a spectacular table spanning the length of the Great Lawn. Featuring top Oklahoma City chefs, you will be treated to a delightful meal inspired by the South of France, wine, spirited conversation and live music. Twinkle lights will come out as the sun sets against the city skyline creating a magical time for all.

Splendor in the Gardens 2018 Chefs

  • Alain Buthion of La Baguette
  • Kamala Gamble and Barbara Mock with Kam’s Kookery
  • Allison Dake with Brown Egg Bakery
  • Esca Vitae in Midtown
  • Joullian Vineyards & Winery

Reception appetizers created by

  • David Henri of The Hutch
  • Melissa Aust and Lori Burson of Stella
  • Robby Vernon of Hacienda Tacos
  • Ethan Williams of McClintock Saloon

For sponsorship and ticket information contact Susan Grossman, director of development, at (405) 445-7090 or email

Individual tickets are $150. Sponsorships are available starting at $500.

Attire is chic and breezy.

Special Thanks to Our Presenting Sponsor

The Chickasaw Nation

Dean A. McGee Visionary Tribute Sponsors

  • Arnall Family Foundation
  • Glenna & Dick Tanenbaum

Platinum Sponsors

  • Devon Energy
  • Jean & David McLaughlin
  • Mercedes-Benz of Okla. City
  • Midtown Renaissance
  • Presbyterian Health Foundation
  • Avis and Phil Scaramucci
  • Richard L. Sias
  • St. Anthony Hospital
  • Whitten Burrage Law Firm
  • Williams, Box, Forshee & Bullard, P.C.

Gold Sponsors

  • Accel Financial/Meg Salyer
  • Ann Lacy Foundation
  • Cornerstone Construction
  • Jean I. Everest Foundation
  • OU Medicine
  • Polly and Larry Nichols
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Nabholz Construction
  • Beth and Jim Tolbert

Silver Sponsors

  • Bank of Oklahoma
  • Bank SNB
  • Barkocy Construction
  • Jil and Tony Boghetich
  • First Fidelity Bank
  • Tricia Everest
  • Flintco, LLC
  • HoganTaylor LLP
  • Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Total Environment

Bronze Sponsors

  • ADG, PC
  • Alison and Thomas Berger
  • Annie Bohanon and Henry Browne Jr.
  • Gerry and Ken Bonds
  • Cassandra and Charles Bowen Charitable Foundation
  • Cathy and Jim Couch
  • Susan and Carl Edwards
  • Karen and Warren Filley
  • TiTi and Brian Fitzsimmons
  • Fitzsimmons Architects
  • Sue and John Francis
  • Joan Frates
  • Kris and Bill Frankfurt
  • GE Johnson Construction
  • Maureen Heffernan
  • Joy Heiman – Heiman Family Foundation
  • Millie and Johnson Hightower
  • Leslie and Cliff Hudson
  • Lingo Construction
  • Lana and Dave Lopez
  • Deb and Ronnie Morey
  • Charles Oppenheim
  • Alyce and Ronald Page
  • Price Edwards & Company
  • Lynn and John Robberson
  • Hillary, Peter and Rowan Farrell
  • Beth and Carl Shortt
  • Anne M. and Dr. Gregory L. Skuta
  • Tinker Federal Credit Union
  • Vicki Vanstavern and Don Narcomey

In-Kind Sponsors

  • 110 Events
  • Calvert’s Plant Interiors