Brooklyn Botanical Garden Rose Night June 6,2012

Celebrate the blooming of the roses as only members can! Enjoy live ragtime and jazz in the spirit of the era in which the Cranford Rose Garden opened. Don your best bonnet to participate in our first annual hat contest—kids can make their own at our specially equipped craft table. Picnicking is permitted and cash-bar will be available. 

Stop by the glorious Cranford Rose Garden to meet BBG rosarian Sarah Owens, grab a special rose-inspired cocktail (cash bar) and swing by Cherry Esplanade to enjoy live ragtime music in the spirit of the era in which the Cranford Rose Garden opened.

Don your best bonnet or derby and enter BBG's First Annual Hat Contest,with judging by professional milliners Holly Slayton of Artikal Handcrafted Millinery, Amber Jimenez of Ambit, and Katarina Elmfors of Katarina Hats. The Adult Grand Prize is a Fascinator Workshop provided byArtikal Handcrafted Millinery.