Date & TimeSTART: 8:00 PM February 10, 2012
END: 12:00 AM February 11, 2012
Join the Brooklyn Botanic Garden for an evening celebrating Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s collection of over 6,000 tropical orchids, while dancing to NYC’s best boogaloo band, Spanglish Fly and savoring icy Mexican fruit paletas by La Newyorkina, bite-sized delicacies by Purple Yamrestaurant, Latin-inspired confections by Tumbador Chocolate, traditional tastes from Mexico by Chavela’s, and more tropical treats by neighborhood food mavens. You will also groove to classic 45s spun by WFMU’s Mr. Fine Wine and DJ Turmix, pose for leaf portraits by Aaron Birk, enjoy an open bar of fragrant juices and cocktail concoctions, and chat with orchid curator Dave Horak.
Tickets are $65 a person and can be purchased here.