Powell Gardens – Party Under the Moon: Cheers to 30 Years!
On September 23rd, Powell Gardens was the site for Party Under the Moon: Cheers to 30 Years! The fun started with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. Guests bid on fall plants, gustatory experiences and trips for the horticulturally-minded at the silent auction. While strolling through the Gardens, everyone savored the delicacies prepared by local chefs. Desserts were served in a tent, followed by a program and a toast to the 30th anniversary.
|David and Anne Riker Powell with John and Jessica Peryam|
|Lon Lane’s Inspired Occasions created the beautiful 30th anniversary cake.|
|Chef Sean Kirby, Local Seasons Catering|
|Bruce and Becky Monke, planning committee members|
|Guests gathered in the fabulous tent.|
|Guests toasted to 30 years of Powell Gardens.|
|Perry and Kathryn Atha with Julie and Perry Johnson|
Additional photos featured in the October 27, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Lea Murphy
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