NYBG Celebrates Monet

Submitted by ub on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 16:14

On July 19, enjoy a cocktail while viewing Monet's Garden, then relax on the Conservatory Lawn for a live concert. Light picnic fare, beer, wine, and other refreshments will be available for purchase. Visitors are invited to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets (seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis). Diptyque, world-renowned purveyors of fragrance and scented candles, will be "scenting" the evening and providing complimentary samples. (Want a chance to win elegant diptyque candles? Tell us your favorite flower in our Facebook contest!) And Shop in the Garden will be open throughout the evening, so you can take home part of the magic! Get tickets and more information.

Adults: Non-Member $30/Member $20 (includes one complimentary cocktail for adults 21 and over or non-alcoholic beverage)

Kids under 12: Non-Member $12/Member $10

Advance tickets recommended

Generous support for the Water Lily Concerts is provided by Vivian and Edward Merrin.

About Monet's Garden Now–October 21
This stunning tribute to French Impressionist Claude Monet showcases a seasonally changing interpretation of the garden that inspired his art. In addition, two rarely seen paintings by the artist will be on view, and films, concerts, poetry readings, and hands-on art for kids will provide rich insight into the life and work of this renowned master.