Gala 2023

July 14

Stan Hywet's black-tie benefit, Gala in the Garden, is sold out.

Got a Gala ticket?  Then get ready for a beautiful evening, including the oral auction with these fantastic packages:

Tuscan Experience Getaway: A 7-day trip for 10 people
Spend a week in a delightful villa near the medieval town of Cortona in beautiful Tuscany, near Arezzo, Perugia, Florence and Siena.  Discover ancient culture, magnificent art, delicious food and breathtaking nature and scenery. >>More details

  • Included: 7-night stay for 10 people in a  Tuscan villa -- Welcome and orientation -- daily chef-prepared breakfast & dinner -- private winery tour in Montepulciano -- one-day Tuscan cooking class -- concierge & maid service -- travel assistant -- phone internet
  • Airfare and ground transportation is not included. Free-time activities (city tours, walking, bicycle tours, etc.) are not included but can be arranged separately as extra services. No refunds or exchanges.
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Two VIP Tickets to Will Ferrell's Best Night of Your Life

This might be the best night of your life! See Will Ferrell on Oct. 21, 2023 at the Greek Theatre in LA. Live and in person, this evening also stars Billy Eilish and Kevin Hart. More details

  • Included: Two of the best seats in the house. - All access passes to hang out and mingle in  the VIP Lounge with the stars, with full bar and catering

  • Airfare to Los Angeles, ground transporation and hotel are not included

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Experience Greece
Experience the island of Crete, Greece. Spend 7 nights in a private seaview villa. Details

  • Includes: accomodations for 10 people. Includes welcome basket & arrival dinner and one full-day excursion and concierge service.
  • Available any time of the year, except July/August. Must be used within 2 years from the auction. Bookings are first come, first served
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Dinner in the Dining Room

  • Only available from Stan Hywet: an exquisite dinner in the Manor House Dining for 20 people. A fabulous dinner will be curated for you and your guests by nationally known Chef Roger Thomas.  Roger returns to us from his most recent position as executive chef at the 5-star, 5-diamond L'Ermitage in Beverly Hills, California.
  • Wines for the evening are courtesy of Gervasi Vineyards.


For further information about this auction, please email Valarie Still or call 330.315.3248.

About Stan Hywet's Gala in the Garden
Set in the lush gardens and against the backdrop of the historic Manor House, this extraordinary event welcomes 500 guests to enjoy the best garden party anywhere. It's a highlight of summer, featuring an evening of dinner and dancing under the stars.

  • Valet parking
  • 6PM  - Welcome champagne reception for Rose Garden level tickets & above
  • 7PM - Cocktail party for all guests
  • 8PM -  Dinner, dancing and live auction


Black Tie - Cocktails - Dinner - Dancing - Valet Parking


From time to time, photos will be taken of guests visiting Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens. We reserve the right to use these photos for communication, promotional and marketing purposes.