9th Annual Jasper Crane Rose Garden Party – June 2, 2016

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Friends of Wilmington Parks presents

The 9th Annual Jasper Crane Rose Garden Fundraiser

Thursday, June 2, 2016 5pm-8pm

Honoring Michael A. Porro, in beautiful Brandywine Park by the Van Buren St. Bridge. Tickets are no longer available online, but can be purchased at the door.

Member Individual: $45
Member Pair: $80
Non-member Individual: $75
Non-member Pair: $100

 


View the location of the Jasper Crane Rose Garden on Google Maps.

 

Annual Events

Delaware Marathon –  Friends supports this annual charitable event by manning water stations along the course near St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

Annual Jasper Crane Rose Garden Party – This annual event honors friends of the Wilmington Parks who have made a positive impact on the parks we treasure. The event is held in beautiful Brandywine Park, by the Van Buren St. Bridge.

Summer Concerts – June through August. This fun, free DE State Parks concert series is held on Monday evenings in Rockford Park. Friends maintain an information and membership table.

Brandywine Festival of the Arts – This Brandywine Park arts and music event was started in 1960. The Friends provide volunteers to assist in numerous capacities.

Annual Meeting at the Blue Ball Barn – Each November, Friends celebrates the year with an evening of wine tasting, delectable food and beautiful music.

Past Events

3rd Annual Cherry Blossom 5K Run & Kids Run  – March 29, 2014 Friends of Wilmington Parks will again partner with Delaware Zoological Society/Brandywine Zoo for an expanded morning of family fun, including a Kids Run, a 5k along the Brandywine and a post-race party in the Zoo with the Easter Bunny and his basket of goodies! Go to races2run.com for details and to register.

Guest Bartending Fundraiser at BBC Tavern and Grill – January 30, 2014 this Friends fun night out was a successful fundraiser!

Annual Meeting at the Blue Ball Barn – November 7, 2013 Friends celebrated another year of successful endeavors with an evening of wine tasting, delectable food and beautiful music.

Steel Drum Concert – October 6, 2013 Peace Drums Project’s Blessing of the Steel Drums at the Sugar Bowl Pavilion was the first concert to be held there in 63 years!

Brandywine Festival of the Arts – September 7-8, 2013 this Brandywine Park arts and music event was started in 1960. The Friends provided volunteers to assist in numerous capacities.

Summer Concerts – June through August, 2013. This fun, free DE State Parks concert series was held on Monday evenings in Rockford Park. Friends maintain an information and membership table.

Jasper Crane Rose Garden Party – June 6, 2013 the evening in Brandywine Park honored the memory of renowned Delaware artist Ed Loper, Sr.

Delaware Marathon – May 12, 2013 Friends supported this annual charitable event by supplying volunteers to man water stations located along the course.

Brandywine Park Cleanups at Sugar Bowl Pavilion & South Park Drive  – April 20, 2013 Friends of Wilmington Parks took down the fence around the Sugar Bowl Pavilion and performed a cleanup of the area, opening the area for public use for the first time in years!  Students from Delaware Futures joined FOWP board members; one group focused on the Sugar Bowl location and another group on South Park Drive. Cleanups were also conducted on September 28, 2013 and November 9, 2013.

2nd Annual Cherry Blossom 5K Run & Kids Run  – March 30, 2013 Friends of Wilmington Parks partnered with Delaware Zoological Society/Brandywine Zoo for an expanded morning of family fun, including a Kids Run, a figure-8 5k along the Brandywine and an afterparty in the Zoo featuring the Easter Bunny! The event was a roaring success with close to 500 runners!