Annual Gardens Gala

In late spring enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres, music, dinner, and live and silent auctions at the UT Gardens’ annual gala held in Knoxville.

Friday, April 28, 2023 – 5:30 p.m.

UT Gardens Friendship Plaza, Knoxville, Tennessee

Join hosts Keith and Hollianne Carver and celebrate forty years of the UT Gardens in Knoxville! This year’s Gala theme, “Conserving the Past, Sustaining the Future,” highlights how important this beautiful place is for our community.

This event will honor Sharon Pryse for her contributions to the UT Gardens and national conservation initiatives. The evening will be a spectacular one, filled with music, drinks, hors d’oeuvres, a seated dinner, and live and silent auction auctions to benefit the beautiful UT Gardens, Knoxville.

To purchase tickets and to learn more about the event, please visit