proudly presents




2014 Public Show Hours

Thursday, October 2 • 1-5 p.m.
Friday, October 3 • 10-5 p.m.
Saturday, October 4 • 10-5 p.m.
Sunday, October 5 • 11-3 p.m.

General Admission:

$10 per person

Free Parking


Free general admission*

(some restrictions apply, see below)
Free Parking

Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2612 Lane Park Road
Birmingham, Alabama 35223

Click here for directions.


Antiques at The Gardens will feature Tastemakers who are regionally and
nationally known architects, interior designers and landscape designers.
Each designer will curate themed areas with goods selected from the best of
Birmingham and other sources around the country.
Come, shop and be inspired!


The show will continue to include antique dealers from across the United States presenting

antiques, furniture, porcelain, fine art, silver, garden accessories and jewelry.



Black-tie Preview Event

sponsored by

Thursday, October 2, 2014
6-11 p.m. • $150 per person

Music by: Atlanta Pleasure Band


Mario Buatta
Designer & Author


Friday, October 3 • 11 a.m.

$30 includes admission to the show •


Reception & Book Signing

Following the presentation, join Mario Buatta at Leaf & Petal at The Gardens for light bites

and book signing of his latest book, Fifty Years of American Interior Decoration.

Reception sponsored by

Designer and author Mario Buatta will discuss his own

Fifty Years of American Interior Decoration. After launching his firm in 1963,
"The Prince of Chintz" filled his client roster with an impressive list of celebrities and moguls;
from Henry Ford II to Barbara Walters, from Nelson Doubleday to Billy Joel. Buatta
oversaw the design for the Blair House in Washington, D.C., and he was responsible for
the design of pop-star Mariah Carey's posh New York triplex that was once
featured on a one-hour episode of MTV Cribs.

There are a limited number of tickets remaining for this lecture. Please call 205.414.3950 to inquire about availability.


Shane Connolly
Royal Florist & Author


Thursday, October 2 • 1 p.m.

$75 includes admission to the show and a copy of Connolly's book

Reception & Book Signing

Shane will sign copies of his book during a light reception following the lecture.

Connolly holds the Royal Warrant of Appointment from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales,
having served as the florist for both the wedding of Prince Charles to

Camilla Parker-Bowles and the wedding of Prince William to Catherine Middleton.

There are a limited number of tickets remaining for this lecture. Please call 205.414.3950 to inquire about availability.



sponsored by



TASTEBUDS - Define Your Style

sponsored by flower magazine, TAIGAN & Tammy Connor Interior Design

Thursday, October 2 • 10 - noon
$15* per person

Young enthusiasts, join Editor Margot Shaw and featured speakers Paige Albright from Paige

Albright Orientals and Jennifer Boles, author and blogger and creator of The Peak of Chic, who will share stories

and tips to help you define and express your personal style.

A door prize will be drawn for a garden stool from Summer Classics and lunch will be provided by The Pantry.

Space is limited to 40 guests (under 40-years-old).


sponsored by





Show Honorees Lyndra & Bill Daniel

Chairs Barbara Burton & Katie Baker Lasker

Show Ambassador Richard Keith Langham

Patron’s Committee Chairs
Sally & Brad Baker       Cathy & Jimmie Harvey
Drue & John Miller       Peggy & Conrad Rafield

Amy Ager
Carol Alexander
Libet Anderson
Terri Archer
Patty Baker
Jane Bissell
Emily Bowron
Lessie Brady
Maggie Brooke*
Margaret Brooke
Elizabeth Broughton*
Andrew Brown
Nonie Brown
Crispin Cantrell
Molly Clark
Cameron Crowe*
Helen Drennen
Maura Goodwyn
Joy Grenier
Kay Grisham
Leah Hazzard
Tricia Holbrook*
Val Holman
Mallie Ireland
Mark Kennamer
Joy Kloess
Valerie Lightfoot
Sue Ellen Lucas
Jobie Lynch
Kim Matthews
Libbo McCollum
Kathy G Mezrano
Tricia Noble*
Jocelyn Palmer
Allene Parnell
Katharine Patton
Ware Porter
Carol Poynor
Lydia Pursell
Margaret Ann Pyburn
Ellen Rhett
Stephanie Robinson
Kim Rogers*
Brenda Schuler
Margot Shaw*
Jeanie Sherlock*
Diana Slaughter
Leah Mackin Taylor
Anne Tilson Varner
Kathie Welch
Kitty White
Lyda White
Marjorie White

*2014 Antiques at The Gardens Advisory Board

Proceeds from Antiques at The Gardens support educational programs at
Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Since 2006, the event has raised more than
$2.2 million for The Gardens.


View Our 2014 Show Catalog

Click on the image below.



*Student, Young Professional - Single and Trillium levels receive free general admission for one named adult.

Young Professional - Couple, Hydrangea and Magnolia receive free general admission for two named adults.

Oak, Ambassador and President’s Circle receive free general admission for two named adults and a guest.