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September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Garden of Eden Ball


September 28
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Atlanta Botanical Garden
1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

One of Atlanta’s most anticipated annual social events, the Garden of Eden Ball is the largest fundraising event in support of the Atlanta Botanical Garden. This black-tie gala features a spectacular evening of dinner and dancing on the Great Lawn. This year we honor Pamela and Neville Isdell for their generous support of the Garden and its mission.


Pamela and Neville Isdell

Ball Chairs:

Cara Isdell Lee and Zak Lee

Legacy Sponsor:

Presented by:

Premium Sponsor:

Supporting Sponsor:

Floral and Decor:


Ticketing Information

Premium Sponsor: $25,000

  • Two premium tables at the Ball (seating 20 guests).
  • Featured ½ page logo recognition in the Ball program.
  • Stage recognition during remarks at the Ball.
  • Name recognition on the Ball web page.
  • Complimentary Magnolia Circle membership for 1-year with exclusive benefits, including invitations to special events & previews ($5,000 value).
  • 100 complimentary Garden guest passes ($2,195 value).
  • 25% discount on one (1) facility event space rental.
  • Ten 1-year Family memberships for table guests ($1,090 value).
  • Private behind-the-scenes tour of Garden for 20 guests with Mary Pat Matheson, The Anna and Hays Mershon President & CEO.

Supporting Sponsor: $12,500

  • One table at the Ball (seating 10 guests).
  • Featured recognition in the Ball program & on the Ball web page.
  • One (1) complimentary Arbor Circle membership for 1-year with exclusive benefits, including invitations to special events & previews ($2,500 value).
  • 50 complimentary Garden guest passes ($1097.50 value).
  • Five 1-year Family memberships for table guests ($545 value).
  • Private tour of Garden for 10 guests of either the outdoor gardens or the Fuqua Conservatory and Orchid Center.

Benefactor: $5,000

  • Seating for 6 at the Ball
  • Recognition in the Ball Program
  • Invitation to Patron reception

Host Committee: $2,500

Host Committee by invitation only 

Patron: $1,500

  • Seating for two at the Ball.
  • Recognition in Ball program.
  • Invitation to Patron reception.

Amounts exceeding $200 per Ball ticket are eligible for a charitable income tax deduction.

For ticketing information, please contact Alysia Pearson at 404-591-1730 or

For sponsorship information, please contact Patti Muenchen at 404-591-1582 or

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Garden of Eden Ball Host Committee:

Tricia and Inman Allen
Jeanne and Henry Bowden
Ginny and Charles Brewer
Lisa and Dan Brooks
Anne Cox Chambers
Dennis Dean and Drew Brown
Mary Wayne and Bill Dixon
Elly and Ed Dobbs
Bridget and Jerry Dobson
Joy and John Dyer
Stefanie and Jim Ellner
Jennifer and David Foster
Helen and John Gordon
Rebecca and Sanjay Gupta
Paige and Charles Honeycutt
Hillary and Ben Jackson
Sarah and Jim Kennedy
Ritu Bath and Biranj Patel
Swati and Rahul Patel
Elizabeth and Ken Richards
Nancy and Charlie Rigby
Laura and Rutherford Seydel
Griff and Charles Smithgall
Susan and Jim Spratt
Greer and Alex Taylor
DeAnna and Drew Thomas
Carol and Ramon Tome