UPDATE: Phipps is now open for your visit. All tickets must be purchased in advance, and new safety protocols are required. Learn more about how you can join us!

For Immediate Release: Mon., Feb. 10

Contact: Joe Reed | Director of Marketing and Communications
412-622-6915, ext. 3801 | jreed@phipps.conservatory.org

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens Presents 2020 Phipps Weddings Showcase
Brides and Grooms Can Discover All Phipps Has to Offer During This One-Night-Only Open House
 
2020 Phipps Weddings Showcase

Pittsburgh, PA — Brides and grooms are invited to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens on Sun., March 1 from 6 – 9 p.m. for the 2020 Phipps Weddings Showcase to see what makes Pittsburgh's glasshouse one of the best garden wedding venues in the world. Spend an enchanting evening in the Conservatory mingling with event planning experts, photographers, florists, musicians, bakers and many others who can help create an unforgettable wedding experience!

The showcase will feature:

  • Champagne, signature hors d'oeuvres and dessert samples
  • Beautiful ceremony and reception setups for an inspiring, up-close look at some of the amazing possibilities a Phipps wedding can offer
  • The chance to win 10 valuable raffle prizes, including photo sessions, memberships, and a night stay and dinner for two at Hotel Indigo
  • Exclusive discounts: book your event during the Showcase and receive a 15% discount on the rental price (some restrictions apply)
  • Music and guest speakers
  • And much more!

In addition, all attendees will have full access to the Conservatory after-hours by evening light. Guests are encouraged to take a look around the historic glasshouse and explore the stellar Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show: Out of this World.

Plus, guests can learn valuable information about wedding planning in a panel discussion led by Victoria Deardorff of Burgh Brides. The panelists include vendors from many areas of the wedding industry, including florists, bakers, a photographer, Phipps' event sales manager and more.

This event is open to engaged couples and immediate family members who are planning a wedding shower, ceremony or reception. Admission is $15 per person. Valet parking will be available for $5 on the evening of the event. Spaces are limited! R.S.V.P. and learn more at phipps.conservatory.org/Showcase.

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About Phipps: Founded in 1893, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh, PA is a globally recognized green leader with a mission to inspire and educate all with the beauty and importance of plants; to advance sustainability and promote human and environmental well-being through action and research; and to celebrate its historic glasshouse. Encompassing 15 acres including a historic 14-room glasshouse, 23 distinct indoor and outdoor gardens and industry-leading sustainable architecture and operations, Phipps attracts more than half a million visitors annually from around the world. Learn more at phipps.conservatory.org.