The Ford House

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American family.

Event Details

An Evening of Roses

June 27, 2019 @ 5:30pm - 8:30pm | Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
1100 Lake Shore Rd.

An Evening of Roses

Step into Eleanor Ford’s rose garden for an open-air soiree with friends at An Evening of Roses. Indulge in the sensuous flavors, aromas and elegance of this timeless bloom.
Enjoy rose treats and sip wine while you stroll the exquisite garden and learn interesting rose tidbits through unique demonstrations. 
  • Make rose perfumed bath products with ILERA Apothecary and sample their organic line.
  • Get tips for caring for your rose garden from Ford House’s rosarian, Kelley Maricle
  • Sample rose hip syrup and learn about its history and benefits.
  • Learn how roses are imported for floral design from the experts at Handpicked Exports.
  • Nibble on light bites and sip on wine in the gardens.
  • Then top it off with rose-inspired sweets from Warda Patisserie, plus floral-inspired artisinal chocolates from Bon Bon Bon.
Cost is $60 for non-members, $50 for members.

This event is held rain or shine. Please no refunds or exchanges.