'Gourmets in the Garden' Returns to Cleveland Botanical Garden This Summer
Some of Northeast Ohio’s favorite and most-skilled culinary masters headline the Gourmets in the Garden series this summer at Cleveland Botanical Garden. Guests can sample savory bites from their favorite chefs and learn how to make great dishes at home.
Tickets are available for the entire 12-week series or for individual sessions, which start at 6 pm on Wednesdays, June 11 through August 27, on the Garden’s Geis Terrace. The event is rain or shine with an indoor location reserved for evenings with inclement weather.
This summer’s Gourmets in the Garden lineup is as follows:
Chef Jill Vedaa of Rockefeller’s
Chef Matt Mytro of Flour
Chef Richard Basich of Great Lakes Brewing Company
Chef Chris Hodgson of Hodge’s
Chef Tony Smoody of Bon Appétit
Chef Britt-Marie Culey of Coquette Patisserie
Chef Ben Bebenroth of Spice of Life Catering Co.
Chef Tom Burke of Momocho
Chef Douglas Katz of fire food & drink
Chef Ali Barker of Chagrin Valley Country Club
Chef Randy Carter of Jack Flaps
Chef Rick Carson of Nosh Eatery
Tickets for the entire Gourmets in the Garden 12-week series are $60 per Garden member or $180 per non-member. Tickets for individual sessions are $6 per Garden member or $16 per non-member and include all-day admission to the Garden. Early registration is encouraged, as this event is expected to sell out in advance. Reserve your seats today at cbgarden.org or by calling 216-721-1600 ext. 100.
Gourmets in the Garden is just part of the Garden’s Summer Wednesdays lineup, presented by PNC. Guests also can enjoy a signature cocktail on the Terrace, American fare in the Kitchen Garden and scenic walks through 10 acres of stunningly beautiful gardens. Stories at sunset and more interactive activities in Hershey Children’s Garden make Summer Wednesdays fun for the whole family.
Cleveland Botanical Garden, located at 11030 East Boulevard in Cleveland’s University Circle cultural district, is an ever-changing urban escape where visitors find enrichment and inspiration through fabulous gardens, an exotic Glasshouse and enchanting events.
Cleveland Botanical Garden receives public support through Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.
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