Hartford, CT – Celebrate spring in the lovely Butler-McCook Garden – located between the Butler-McCook House at 396 Main Street and the Amos Bull House at 59 South Prospect Street – on Tuesday, May 17th from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at Connecticut Landmarks’ 6th Annual Garden Gala!

 Enjoy early summer fare by Pond House Café, signature cocktails by Waypoint Spirits, wine from Ibéria Wines & Spirits and beer from The Olde Burnside Brewing Company. The evening will also include a silent auction and music by The Professors of Sweet Sweet Music. In case of heavy rain, the event will be held on Wednesday, May 18th.  

 “We’re delighted to have such an impressive group of supporters. It’s a wonderful opportunity to celebrate summer and to do it for a great cause. The Butler-McCook Garden and our recently renovated Hartford Campus is truly an urban oasis; we’re delighted to have people enjoy it,” said Sheryl Hack, Executive Director of Connecticut Landmarks.

 The Amos Bull House is located at 59 South Prospect Street in Hartford, CT (additional entrance through the Butler-McCook House at 396 Main Street). Proceeds benefit educational youth programming at CTL’s Hartford properties. Individual Tickets: $75; Patron Tickets: $150. For more information, visit www.ctlandmarks.org. Please contact Jamie-Lynn Fontaine, at 860.247.8996 x 23 or jamie.fontaine@ctlandmarks.org to register.


The Garden Gala is sponsored by First Niagara. Interested in sponsorship? Please contact jamie.fontaine@ctlandmarks.org for additional information.


About Connecticut Landmarks

Connecticut Landmarks’ mission is to inspire interest and encourage learning about the American past by preserving selected historic properties, collections and stories and presenting programs that meaningfully engage the public and our communities. For more information, please visit www.ctlandmarks.org.