Moonlight & Magnolias
Friday, April 22, 6 p.m. –9 p.m.
Be among the first to preview this year’s Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens at our opening night party, Moonlight & Magnolias. We will toast honorary chair Suzanne Kasler and all of our talented designers from Atlanta and across the Southeast. Tour the home and mingle with the participating designers while enjoying a light dinner, live music and cocktails in the garden. The event will begin witha ribbon cutting and toast to Suzanne Kasler.
Making your SmartPhone Photos Insta-Great!
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens designers Lance Jackson and David Ecton of Parker Kennedy Living and Lisa Mende of Lisa Mende Design reveal their favorite smartphone apps—and the social-media strategies—that have helped them capitalize on everything from new-business leads to lifelong personal and professional connections. Join Lance, David and Lisa on a special tour of the home following the presentation.
In the Garden With ...
April 28–May 1, 2016
This weekend, we extend a special welcome to metro-area Garden Clubs, but events are open to all! Meet lauded local landscape designer Joe Gayle—the man responsible for the landscape and gardens of this Showhouse, and receive behind-the-scenes tours of the property from Garden Weekend Chair Debbie Swann.
Lecture & Book signing: Floral/Event Designer DeJuan Stroud
Saturday, April 30, 2016; 2:30 p.m.
Join one of New York’s most respected floral and event designers, DeJuan Stroud, for an afternoon of inspiration—complete with freshly arranged blooms—and purchase signed copies of the Alabama native’s book, Designing Life’s Celebrations. Complimentary Whispering Angel Rosé will be served following the presentation.
Kentucky Derby Day!
Saturday, May 7, 2016
Wear your best Derby hat to the Showhouse to receive a complimentary mint julep, sponsored by Four Roses, to enjoy in the gardens. Pre-race festivities will be shown on all televisions on the Terrace Level. Special thanks to Toni Moceri and Girls On Fire for providing volunteers.
Mothers, Mimosas & Memories
Sunday, May 8, 2016
Bring along your mother—or visit the Showhouse as a group of mothers—and enjoy a complimentary mimosa while sampling the latest beauty products, shopping our trunk shows and savoring the moment with mom, friends or daughters at our interactive photo booth. Special thanks to Toni Moceri and Girls On Fire for providing volunteers.
Antique Like a Pro
Friday, May 13, 2016
Join antiquing expert Toma Clark Haines of The Antiques Diva, Europe’s largest antiques touring company, for a can’t miss lecture on unearthing the best antiques—whether at home or abroad. Based in Berlin, Haines will divulge her insider tips for shopping at antique markets across the globe.
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Shop ADAC’s 33rd-annual Sample Sale—and then take advantage of complimentary shuttle service to the Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens. Both events benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA). Parking and Showhouse tickets are available at ADAC. Reservation on Eventbrite required.
Toma and Tyler Take Scott’s!
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Toma Clark Haines, The Antiques Diva, and Tyler Lynch of Thrifting with Tyler join forces for an afternoon of antiques shopping at Scott Antique Market! This daylong event will begin with Bloody Marys and end with a Showhouse tour and cocktails in the garden. Excursion by invitation only.