Beautiful Tables Showcase

The Art of Entertaining

November 1-4 & 8-11, 2018 10am-4pm

Join us for the 20th anniversary of the showcase honoring Eulalie Wagner, the former owner and visionary behind Lakewold Gardens, who is duly noted as a consummate gardener and hostess. Her elegant soirees are legendary and this event evokes her gracious spirit while offering the visitor ideas to continue the tradition of entertaining at home.

This kick-off to the holiday season is a perfect time to visit Lakewold in its full fall glory and tour the Wagner House and enjoy over 25 beautifully decorated tables.

Admission: Lakewold Member $10 Non-Member $15. Tickets can be purchased at the door and include general admission to the garden as well as the showcase. Pre-sale of tickets is available at our online store. Groups of 10 or more receive $1 of each ticket when scheduled in advance.

Join us Friday, November 9th from 5-7pm for "Musical Table" hours. Enjoy the evening hours at the gardens while browsing the tables. Special musical guest Svend Ronning and Jinshil Ye of Second Citty Chamber will be in residence providing music to get you in the holiday spirit.

2017 Winners

Professional
Formal - designed by David Colegrove "Picnic Elegance of Yesteryear" Table 18
Whimsical - designed by Susan Krogh "Dinner in the Garden" Table 5
Seasonal/Holiday - designed by Gayle Wells and Retta Grisham "Christmas Breakfast" Table 11
Contemporary - designed by Susan Krogh "The Pewter Collection" Table 20

Novice
Formal - designed by Zemorah Murray "A Concerto of Wine and Roses" Table 3
Whimsical - designed by Melissa Missall and Tammy Baldwin "Gilded Ladies Luncheon" Table 8
Seasonal/Holiday - designed by Dianne Sengstock and Diana Santos "Yuletide Berries and Boughs" Table 16
Contemporary - designed by Dr. Danielle Lord "Clay baby Follies" Table 19

People's Choice

Novice
1st Place - designed by Dianne Sengstock and Diana Santos "Yuletide Berries and Boughs" Table 16
2nd Place - designed by Marguerite Wesseler "Old Country Charm" Table 22
3rd Place - designed by Angela Ferguson "School Lunch" Table 29

Professional
1st Place - designed by David Colegrove "Picnic Elegance of Yesteryear" Table 18
2nd Place - designed by Susan Krogh "Dinner in the Garden" Table 5
3rd Place - designed by Susan Krogh "The Pewter Collection" Table 20

Designer's Choice

1st Place - designed by Sandy Ruffo "Ooh-la-la" Table 9
2nd Place - designed by Zemorah Murray "A Concerto of Wine and Roses" Table 3
3rd Place - designed by Melissa Missall and Tammy Baldwin "Gilded Ladies Luncheon" Table 8

Best in Show
Designer Christine Clayton, "Embracing the Past With Sparkle" Table 14

If you are considering participating in the 2018 showcase,you can contact us at kharrison@lakewoldgardens.org for more information and to get on the designer mailing list.