Explore Our 2023 Show Schedule!
the friends of birmingham botanical gardens is pleased to announce the speaker lineup and event schedule for the 17th-annual antiques at the gardens benefiting the friends of birmingham botanical gardens!
PRESENTING SPONSOR: O’NEAL INDUSTRIES
DESIGN SPONSOR: de GOURNAY
TEXTILE SPONSOR: COWTAN & TOUT
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
GALA IN THE GARDENS*
Sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. James E. Ard
Honoree Celebration: B. Hanson Slaughter
Gala in the Gardens
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
10 a.m.– 5 p.m.
SHOP THE SHOW*
Sponsored by MK Quinlan
RED DIAMOND LECTURE SERIES
Hosted by Richard Keith Langham
Sponsored by Red Diamond, Inc.
Moderator: Mitchell Owens, American Editor, THE WORLD OF INTERIORS
The Art of Tradition*
Hannah Cecil Gurney, Celerie Kemble, Sarah Wetenhall
Moderator: Steele Marcoux, Editor in Chief, VERANDA
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30
10 a.m.– 5 p.m.
Love it or Hate it*
Aldous Bertram, Paloma Contreras, Peter Dunham, Michael Diaz-Griffith
Moderator: Anna Brockway, Co-Founder and President, Chairish
Sponsored by Visual Comfort & Co.
The Art of Hospitality*
Zoë de Givenchy, Alex Hitz, G. Blake Sams, Sybil Sylvester
Moderator: Margot Shaw, Editor in Chief, FLOWER
Sponsored by LICOA
Floral Workshop: Keith Robinson*
Sponsored by SHOPPE
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1
10 a.m.– 4 p.m.
Sunday with Richard Keith Langham*
Sponsored by Cobbs Allen and PURE Insurance
The Art of the Home*
Bill Brockschmidt, Courtney Coleman, Stan Dixon, Keith Robinson
Moderator: Hadley Keller, Director of Editorial, Design Leadership Network
Sponsored by Christopher Collection and Christopher Architecture & Interiors
*Additional ticket is required. Limited seating. Free parking.
**Followed by book signings hosted by Leaf & Petal at the Gardens