The 2018 Green Acres Gala is on Friday, May 18.

Join us for the best of the best from Greensboro’s food scene for an amazing night of dinner, drinks, and dancing to benefit the Greensboro Children’s Museum. This event features more than 25 chefs, brewers, and distillers all showcasing local ingredients in delicious dishes and craft beverages. While you’re nibbling, enjoy live music by Jazz Revolution, win big using mobile bidding in the silent auction, and try your luck by playing the ‘Giving Tree.’

Supporting the power of play has never been so much fun! Must be 21 or older to attend. Click here for sponsorship opportunities and tickets.


Many thanks to our generous sponsors!! (as of 5/15/2018)

Presenting Sponsor
The Greensboro Center for Pediatric Dentistry

Giving Tree Sponsor
Triad Financial Advisors

Rose Sponsors
Greensboro Pediatricians Inc.• Liz & David Johnson

Lily Sponsors
1808 Capital Partners - David Anderson & George Hall • Carolina Pediatrics of the Triad, PA • Cone Health • Tom Guerrieri • Lincoln Financial Group • The Oral Surgery Institute of the Carolinas • Piedmont Natural Gas • Polliwogs Children's Boutique • Schiffman's Jewelers • Triad Tech Services

Daisy Sponsors
The Cemala Foundation • Charles Aris Inc. • Madeleine & Duane Dassow - New Home Building Supply Co. Inc •
Fran & Bert Davis • The Fresh Market • Greensboro Day School • LeBauer Allergy & Asthma - Dr. Sharma, Dr. Whelan & Dr. Van Winkle • Mitchell, Bartlett & Bell Orthodontics • New Garden Friends School • Party Makers Event Rental • Terminix Triad • Trisect Commercial, LLC • Well·Spring, A Life Plan Community

Okra Patrons
Mary Katherine & Durant Bell • The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation • Marian & Jim King • Lori & Tyler Richardson

Strawberry Patrons
Stephanie & Patrick Billings • Suzanne & Neill Bulakowski • Morgan & Bill Bullock • Diane & Kyle Cabbell • Canterbury School • Lynda & Locke Clifford • Sharon & Vince DiSandro • Downtown Greensboro Inc. • Alison & Chris Durham • Phyllis & Frank Hall • KaSheena & Kevin Hollis • Hudson Financial Services at Northwestern Mutual • Intelligent Technologies Inc. • Heather & Billy Johnson • Sandy & Angelo LaGrega • Carley Mann RE/MAX Realty Consultants • Carolyn & Ryan McGovern • Dr. Prenard R. Mickens • Katie & Josh Myers • Piedmont Endodontics • PM Real Estate • Priestley Management Company • Sarah & Skip Purcell • Claudia & David Reich • SAPHire Solutions • Leigh & George Satalino • Michele & Matt Slaine • Sparkling Smiles of Asheboro • Tara & Will Thacker

Sweet Potato Patrons
Cecelia & Brian Anderson • Hunter & Jesse Arnett - White Oak Residential Design • Around The House of the Triad, LLC • Ashley & Tom Carson • Laura & Jeff Collie • Karen & Skip Corneliussen • Jennifer & John Cross • Davenport & Company LLC • Katherine & Graham Farless • Courtenay & Brad Fields • Friendly Pharmacy • Michele Gordon & Pat Levy • Grinz Orthodontics • Sally & Bill Hansen • Tracey & Richard Hawk • Izzy & Lane Hayes • Kayla & Craig Hodges • Marion & Gary Hosey • Rima Jarrah & Robert Beaumont • McKinley & Robert Johnson • Kaley Orthodontics • Ginger & Ken Karb • Courtney & Rob Kidwell • Anne & Sriyesh Krishnan • Gail & Gene LeBauer •
Terri & Alex Maultsby • Ashley & Bob Meyer • Diana & Clint Morse • Lindsey & Tim Murphy • Melissa & Ben Norman • Mindy & Chad Oakley • Elizabeth & Phil Payonk • Parrish & Jonathan Peddrick • Catherine & Garson Rice • Melissa & Jeff Short • Anne & Jonathan Smith • Emily & Nate Taylor • Valleygate Dental Surgery Center – Lisa Newsome, MD, DMD • Cottie & Todd Williams • Adrienne & Patrick Woods

Eats, Drinks & Party Essentials
All-State Restaurant Equipment • American Premium Beverage • Masha Beversdorf • Cafégency • Crafted • Four Saints Brewing Company • The Fresh Market • GIA • Jacqui Haggerty - video producer • Hand Craft Wine • Harris Teeter • Home Slice • Insomnia Cookies • John Jones of The Next Supper • Le Bleu Bottled Water • Luv2Cook Catering • Mark's Restaurant • Matt's Gelato • Melt Kitchen and Bar • MJ's Restaurant and Catering • Mystery Brewing Company • New Garden Landscaping and Nursery • Pho Hien Vuong • Pig Pounder Brewery • Preyer Brewing Company • Sammac Photography • SFW • 1618 Downtown • Sweet Meg's • The Table on Elm • Tea Hugger • TOPO Organic Spirits • Undercurrent Restaurant

Silent Auction
Allegro Piano • American Girl • Appalachian Ski Mountain • Art Buzz Kids at Wine and Design • Art by TJM • ArtQuest Studios at Greenhill • Ken & Kirt Austin • Bain Heating and Cooling • BeautyCounter (Anne Huitt) • Becca Kate Photography • Bella Ballerina • Best Logistics Group • The Biltmore Greensboro Hotel • Breakout Escape Games • Kathleen Price Bryan Family YMCA • Bryan Park Golf & Conference Center • Burn Boot Camp • Carolina Cobras • Carolina Field Trips Magazine (Sam Rogers) • Carolina Panthers • Carolina Soccer Camp at UNCG • George and Shirley Carr • Charlotte Hornets • Chez Genèse • Clemson University Football • Contour MedSpa • Cuffs Custom Clothing • Daisy's Designer Alley • Dance Center of Greensboro • Dancing Dogs Yoga • Delicious Bakery • Disney World • Dog Days • Dollywood • The Lodges at Eagles Nest at Banner Elk • Elite Island Resorts • Erin McDermott Jewelry • The Extra Ingredient • Dr. Graham Farless • The Fresh Market • Future Basketball Stars • Georgia Aquarium • GIA • Greensboro Ballet • Greensboro Children's Museum • Greensboro Country Club Golf • Greensboro Country Club Tennis • Greensboro Day School • Greensboro Distilling • Greensboro Science Center •
Greensboro Swarm • David Hall • Happie Blankies • Drs. Steven L. Hatcher & Sona J. Isharani • Hound Ears Club •
Jenny Sherouse Photography • JVL Studios Photography • Molly Keeney • Kersey Valley • Kevin Harvick INC •
Matt King • Lake Jeanette Swim & Tennis Club • Lawndale Swim & Tennis Club • Lawndale Veterinary Clinic •
Little Birds Music Studio (Evan Logan) • The Little Gym • Marco's Pizza • Matt Logan Inc. • McCallie Sports Camp •
The Music Academy of North Carolina • My Two Sweetie Pies • Nan's School of Dance • Natty Greene's • NC State Football • New South Portraits (Ashley Simpson) • Lisa Newsome • Panera Bread • Peanut & Piglette • Preferred ChildCare • Ricky Proehl • Proehlific Park • Quaintance-Weaver • Rebecca and Co. • Rodan and Fields (Kanako • Romer) • Ruff Housing • Running of the Balls • Sherwood Swim & Racquet Club • Soccer Shots • Something BARowed • Spare Time Bowling • Spare Time Designs • St. Pius X School • St. Simons Island Beach Club • Stampin' Up • Starmount Country Club • Stearns Financial Services • Tap Hoppers Tours • Taste Carolina • Mary Thacker • Triad Stage • Tumblebees • Twin City Sports - SuperTots Sports Academy • Twine and Twig • Tyler White O'Brien Art Gallery • Umstead Hotel and Spa • Undercurrent Restaurant (Michael Harkenreader) • University of North Carolina Basketball • University of Virginia Basketball • Verizon Cellular Sales • Victoria Leigh Photography • VIRginia International Raceway • Wake Forest University Football • Wake Forest University Tennis • Wendy Riley Photography • Wes Miller Basketball Camp • Wise Man Brewing • Wyndham Championship • YMCA Camp Weaver

Giving Tree
9 Round Fitness •  A Cleaner World •  All-A-Flutter •  All Pets Considered •  Anchor Beads •  Art and Soul •  Art by TJM •  Auto Bell Car Wash •  BE Creative •  Beyond Brows •  Bizi Kidz •  Boho Blu •  BP at Friendly Center •  Brixx Pizza •  Brooks Brothers •  Buckhead Betties •  Caribou Coffee •  Carolina Theatre •  Carrabba's Italian Grill •  Chakras Spa •  Char Bar 7 •  Cheesecakes by Alex •  The Cheesecake Factory •  Cheveux Salon •  Children's Home Society •  Chuck E. Cheese •  The Cleaning Authority •  Cookout Restaurants •  Core Integrity Pilates •  Corner Slice/Fisher's Grille •  Cugino Forno Pizzeria •  Culinary U of the Triad •  The Cycle Loft •  Discovery Place Science •  DownTown Fitness on Elm •  Duck Donuts •  Elm St. Grill •  Emerge Skin Therapy •  Emma Key's •  Equine Kingdom Riding Academy •  Erin McDermott Jewelry •  Fishbones •  Fit 4 Mom Greensboro •  Flatrock Farm •  Fleet Plummer •  Flicker Soy Candles •  The Forge •  Fred Astaire Dance Studio •  The Fresh Market •  Friendly Pets •  Gate City Growlers •  Gourmet Gift Baskets •  Grandfather Mountain •  Granolicious •   •  Great Outdoor Provision Co. •  Greensboro Children's Museum •  The Greensboro Grasshoppers •  Greensboro Symphony •  Grey's Tavern •  David Hall •  Happy Sign Surprise  •  Harper's Restaurant •  Homeland Creamery •  Honey Bee Tees •  Hop's Burger Bar •  If It's Paper •  Irving Park Art & Frame •  Jason's Deli •  Jay's Deli •  Joymongers Brewing Co. •  Juice Shop •  Just Be •  Kaleideum •  Jay Kenerly •  Kersey Valley •  Kickback Jack's •  Marian & Jim King •  Lazy 5 Ranch •  Lit Candles by Drew Arthur •  Little Brother Brewing •  Lox, Stock & Bagel •  Macarons by Aline •  Mac's Speed Shop •  The Mad Platter •  Marbles Kids Museum •  Marco's Pizza •  Maria's Gourmet Catering •  Greensboro-High Point Marriott Airport •  McAlister's Deli •  M'Couls Public House •  Michelle's Kitchen and Table •  Midtown Olive Oil •  Mimi's Café •  Museum of Life and Science  •  My Three Sons Pimento Cheese •  Nanny By Design •  NC Transportation Museum •  Old Town Draught House •  Omega Sports •  Orangetheory Fitness •  Our State Magazine •  Paintball Central •  Palm Avenue •  Panera Bread •  Papa Murphy's Pizza •  Paparazzi •  Pastabilities •   •  Pig Pounder Brewery •  Pita Delite •  Portrait Innovations •  Pure Barre •  PurEnergy Fitness Studio •  Purgason's Western Wear •  Rack Room Shoes •  Radiance Yoga •  Randy McManus Designs •  Vance Rayle •  Rioja Wine Bar •  Rody's Tavern •  Royal Oyals •  Runner Dude Fitness •  Safari Nation •  Salon Alchemy • Savory Spice Shop •  Scuppernong Books •  Sharkey's Cuts For Kids •  Shelf Life •  Simply Meg's •  Small Cakes • Smith Street Diner •  Some Call Me Crunchy •  Speakeasy Tavern •  Sports Clips  •  The Spotted Duck •  Sticks and Stones Clay Oven Pizza •  Stumble Stilskins •  Summerfield Farms •  Sunshine Energy Drinks •  TableScrap • Taekwondo America •  Tanger Outlets •  Tap Room •  Tastefully Simple •  Texas Roadhouse •  Thairapy Hair Studio •  Tiger World •  The Tiny Greenhouse •  Tip to Toe Nails and Spa •  Touch of Serenity Massage Therapy •  Toys & Co. •  Tracey Britt •  Tripp's Restaurant •  Tweetsie Railroad •  Tyler White O'Brien Art Gallery •  US National Whitewater Center •  Verizon Cellular Sales  •  Vida Pour Tea •  Village Tavern •  Wet 'n Wild Emerald Pointe • WineStyles •  ZooBooks

Invitation Designer:  Masha Beversdorf

Illustration & Script:  Lauran Matheny

Invitation Printer:  SFW

Photography:  Sam McClenaghan

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