Featuring lovely vistas of magnificent Rhododendron. Enjoy a guided walking tour, plus wine and delicious dinner along with live music and much more. Reserve below.
Join us for Rhododendron Rhapsody, the Gallery’s Second Annual Garden Party, this year presenting an endless explosion of colorful rhododendron as well as many seasonal perennials.
Enjoy the lovely vistas or take a walking tour along forested paths laid out in an informal English garden setting. Small groups may go on guided tours led by knowledgeable master gardeners who will explain floral details, as well as the history and original planning behind this extraordinary 100-acre property with its amazing assortment of mature rhododendron.
Live music will be by Windsong Strings, and a classical dancer will perform. Fine wines will be served by Classic Elements. Guests will also enjoy chatting with several Plein air painters at work throughout the gardens. There will be a Silent Auction featuring unique garden art and creative gifts.
A delicious dinner by Flair of Country is included for each guest. There will be a choice of three entrees: Garlic Lime Chicken with Whiskey Marinated Pork Tenderloin, Panko Breaded Tilapia Fillet, or House Marinated Grilled Portobello Mushrooms. All to be served with Rosemary Roasted Red Potatoes, Grilled Vegetables, Zucchini Yellow Squash and Asparagus, plus Fresh Berry Salad with Poppyseed Dressing. Dinner may be enjoyed on site or packaged for convenient take away.
The garden is locally known as Winterset, and was originally cultivated by Bob Blough. The current owner is intensely interested in restoring and preserving the glorious garden. Gallery on Gazebo is grateful and happy to share this unique experience with our guests. The garden is located at 119 Old Krings Road in Richland, about ten minutes from our downtown Gallery on Gazebo. You will receive detailed location directions with your reservation.
This is an outdoor event, to be held rain or shine from 5 to 8 PM on Sunday, May 16, 2021. We will be observing all applicable Covid safety protocols. Masks and comfortable footwear are strongly suggested.
Donation is $50/person, with proceeds to benefit the Gallery’s Piazza project. If you cannot attend, please consider making a charitable contribution to the Gallery.
Submit your reservation or contribution as soon as possible by completing the form below. You will then receive a confirming email together with a link to a google map and detailed directions to the garden party. This year’s Rhododendron Rhapsody promises to be a wonderful experience right in the middle of the merry month of May. Bring your friends. We hope to see you!
Should you experience any difficulties or need additional assistance, please all us at (814) 243-2224.
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Live Exhibit at the Gallery
Saturdays and Sundays
Noon to 5 PM
March 20 through April 25, 2021
Creating and Coping
Selected pieces may also be browsed virtually
on our web site and Facebook page.
There is not one person who has not felt the grip of the Pandemic. While it has taken its toll, the Pandemic has also provided a time to reflect and re-imagine.
Gallery on Gazebo reached out to local artists to share what they have been creating during these Covid days, together with the backstory on how the art came to be and how the creative process unfolded. We can’t wait to share this exhibit with you. It’s visual, musical, poetic, sensory, with comments that are contemplative, amusing, ironic, challenging but always hopeful.
The Gallery will be open on Saturdays and Sundays, from Noon to 5:00 PM, beginning March 20 through the end of April.
We are free and open to the public but request visitors wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Most of the art is for sale. We ask our live and virtual visitors to consider purchasing an original piece as a reminder of our collective strength and resilience during this never before experienced time in our lives.
Swing Time by Joe Berezansky, to be exhibited in Pandemic Art Series