Phipps' 125th anniversary sets the stage for our biggest party ever. Don't miss this unforgettable celebration!

We invite you to join us as we celebrate Phipps through the ages with an enticing variety of entertainment and dancing, plentiful food and drink, and interactive experiences representing Phipps from the 1890s through today. As you travel through time, there will be plenty of stops along the way to revel and rejoice throughout the elegant and iconic glasshouse you know and love, with the crowning jewel of our completed Palm Court restoration!

When and Where?

Thurs., Oct. 18; 7:30 – 10:30 p.m. | Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

What to Wear?

Whatever makes you feel especially fabulous! Guests are encouraged to dress in the evening wear of their favorite period in time from 1893 to today!

We can’t wait to make this a celebration for the ages — together, let's toast to Phipps’ bright future by raising a sparkling glass to the glittering past!


Tickets are $125 per person, which includes all food and drink, and can be reserved online or by contacting us at 412/651-5281 or vgohn@phipps.conservatory.org.

Tickets are also available at the $250 level, which helps to support our ongoing glasshouse restoration project and includes special recognition in the event program book.

Complimentary valet parking will be available.

Interested in helping to shape this historic celebration? Check out our Honorary Host Committee and sponsorship options!


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Phipps at 125: The Soundtrack

Count down the days until party time as you listen to this playlist of garden- and glass-themed songs from every era of our history!