We joyfully invite you to join us for al fresco food, music and fun!
Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 5:00-7:00 PM
Harriet Island Park, Wigington Pavilion

Join the newest fun-raiser in town to celebrate your award-winning parks. Together we will honor outstanding park volunteers and raise much-needed funds to improve your urban green spaces.

This is truly a family event, featuring games on the south lawn: Bocce Ball, Ladder Ball, Giant Genga, Giant Bubbles, Croquet, Spin Art, Button-making, and Temporary Tattoos.
Choose your way to party!

A chef-created theme picnic with wine or beer in your very own Conservancy hamper ($90 per person)

Chefs: Russell Klein (SOLD OUT) of Meritage and Brian Ingram of The Gnome and Hope Breakfast Bar.

 

*Russell Klein Menu:

• Pork Rillette with Dijon mustard and baguette
• Olive Oil Poached Tuna Salad Niçoise
• Selection of Artisan French Cheeses with Accoutrements
• Creme au Chocolate with Pistachio Financiers

 

Brian Ingram’s yummy menu:
• Turkish Potato Salad
Potato, Parsley, Romaine, Dill, Chive, Oil & Vinegar
• Charcuterie
Marinated Olives, Brined Tomatoes, Fresh Pickled Vegetables, Assorted Cheese
• Farro Risotto
Garden Peas, Leeks, Goat Cheese, Radish & Parmesan
• Cherry Game Hen Popover
Rosemary & Sea Salt Popover with Fig Jam
Chicken, Cherries, Candied Walnuts, Feta, Parsley, Tomatoes, Celery
• Lutunji Palate Peach Cobbler
Peach Cobbler with Vanilla Spiced Cream.

Picnic Box ($25) + Children’s Picnic Box ($10) by Smokin Bonez. Food truck will also be available.

Bring a picnic (whether your style is “grab + go” or “fancy-schmancy” you can win a prize for your unique picnic style)

Live music by Hacklewrappers Bluegrass + Games for the family + Croquet on the lawn + Bar

Honoring Our Park Champions
• Golden Shovel Award: Priscilla Brewster
• Volunteer of the Year: Debby Smith
• Park Booster of the Year: Saint Paul Garden Club
• Changemaker: Khalique Rogers

Host Committee: Lynne Beck, John Bennet, Inez Bergquist, Dana Bruce, Brandon Collins, Anne Hunter, Michael-jon Pease