2023 Garden Party at Assiniboine Park

Night Garden: A Magical Evening in the Garden

The Garden Party is SOLD OUT. Thank you for your support! 

Thanks to your overwhelming support and enthusiasm, this event is already a phenomenal success! Thank you for supporting the Assiniboine Park Conservancy and its mission to create a greener, more connected community.

You can still make a difference to Assiniboine Park and contribute to the success of the Garden Party.

Make a Donation

Assiniboine Park Online Fundraising Auction

August 30, 2023 - September 7, 2023

Place Your Bids

Bid on incredible items including:

  • A 12-day Tanzanian safari donated by Dashir Lodge & Safaris
  • Once in a lifetime Zoo experiences including yoga or dinner with the polar bears
  • An exclusive breakfast in the Mediterranean Biome at The Leaf
  • Authentic artwork created by the animals at Assiniboine Park Zoo 
  • And more!

See you at the Garden Party! 

We look forward to welcoming you to the beauty and elegance of the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden at Assiniboine Park. Enjoy exquisite hors d’oeuvres, refreshments and dessert created by Assiniboine Park's culinary team and special event partners. 

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Leo Mol Sculpture Garden

Please call Krista at 204-927-6027 with any inquiries. 


In support of Assiniboine Park Conservancy

Proceeds from the Garden Party and Online Fundraising Auction support the care and upkeep of Assiniboine Park, its amenities, and attractions. From winding trails and wide-open green spaces to close-up animal encounters at the Zoo, from brilliantly coloured outdoor gardens to lush greenery at The Leaf, your generosity helps to sustain and nurture this treasured community gathering space.

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Lily pond in the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden

Garden Party Co-Chairs

Neil Wilcox | Ruth Asper

Committee Members

Margot Meagher | Kristin Parrish | Sarah Secter | Trevor Watson | Brittney Winter 

Thank you to our generous supporters!

Platinum Supporter
Susan Glass & Arni Thorsteinson Shelter Canadian Properties Limited

Gold Supporters
TD Bank Group | Bill and Theresa Parrish | Dashir Lodge & Safari | Winnipeg Free Press | Birchwood BMW & Land Rover Winnipeg | The Asper Foundation | Brian and Ruth Hastings | Arlene and Allan

Silver Supporters
Scatliff + Miller + Murray Inc. | Globe Capital Management Richard Morantz & Sheree Walder Morantz | MacDon Industries Ltd. | Coal and Canary Candle Co. | Calm Air | The Guenther Family Foundation | JG Janitorial Services | IJL | Body Measure | Peterbilt Manitoba Ltd. | Frontiers North Adventures | Quintex Services Ltd. | Bob & Kim Silver | Mayberry Fine Art | Cargo Bar

Bronze Supporters
Maple Leaf Construction Ltd. | Tim Dumore Dental Corp. | Colliers Project Leaders | CIBC | f-BLOK architecture inc. | Priority Restoration Services Ltd. | RBC | Chaeban Ice Cream | Lights Unlimited | Zorianna & Eugene Hyworon Foundation | Jason Abraham Sign & Design | Expedia Cruises | Victor & Brenda Winter | De Nardi Wines | Winter’s Plumbing and Heating | 6 Degrees Photobooth | Corbys Spirit and Wine Ltd.

Personal Supporters
Emma Singh Creative | Ian Rabb - Clean Sober Now | Randy Ewanika & Neil Wilcox | Harvard Developments Inc. | The Shindleman Family | Anonymous | Firewood Manitoba Farms | LUXE Furniture Co. | Dr. Karen Lischke | Winnipeg Sea Bears | Donald Pearen and James Anning | Dr. Ravi Dookeran & Mr. Leo Mark Dookeran | Trans Canada Brewing Co.

Auction Supporters
Barkman Concrete | True North Sports & Entertainment | Moonlit Canopy | Meg Hainstock & Dr. Stephen Petersen | Kal Barteski | Lynsey Corbett Photography | Pam Ball | Wapusk Adventures | Sea North Tours | Lydia Bartel | Blush Silks | Joe LaLeune | Dimi Gallery | The Winnipeg Jets | The Meagher Family | Trevor Watson | Carol Graham | Karin Freiling | Nadia Kmet | Secter Architecture + Design

Event Partners
Beyond the Lounge | Canadian Event Production Services | Collective Event Rentals | Dream Day Décor | Eventlight.ca | Folklorama

With Special Thanks to:
Assiniboine Park Conservancy Food & Beverage Team | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Zoo Team | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Volunteers | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Horticultural Team | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Programming & Education Team | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Marketing & Communications Team | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Events Team | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Resource Development Team | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Finance Department | Assiniboine Park Conservancy Visitor Services

Thank you to our media partner: Winnipeg Free Press

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