Antiques & Garden Show
Influential taste makers P. Allen Smith, Thomas Jayne, and Renny Reynolds will be the Keynote speakers at the Blue Grass Trust’s 2014 Antiques & Garden Show at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena March 6, 7, and 8, Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Hosted by honorary co-chairs Dr. Elvis and Mrs. Geneva Donaldson, the festivities begin with a Gala Preview Party Thursday evening, March 6, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. featuring Catering by Donna. Gala reservations are $130 p/p/, $95 for 35 & under, and include a run-of-show ticket. The BGT’s Antiques & Garden show is a major regional attraction each spring thanks to its stellar line-up of keynote speakers (Keynote Tri-Lecture Hall sponsored by Wood Art By Eli), fine antiques, gorgeous gardens, designer vignettes, stunning jewelry, collectibles, vintage silver, floral designs, a vintage car show (sponsored by Audi of Lexington), complimentary daily lectures, a Kentucky Treasures exhibit featuring the Kentucky Collection of Sharon and Mack Cox, and Ala Carte Café and Bar. Other highlights include a silent auction and a raffle for a Box for 6 to the 2014 Ky Derby. Show tickets are available at the door: daily $15 p/p, or $20 for run of show. Keynote lecture reservations for Thomas Jayne are $60 p/p; Renny Reynolds $45 p/p and P. Allen Smith at $60 p/p. See all three for $150, a $15 savings. The BGT thanks its patrons and major sponsors including TravelHost, Wood Art By Eli, Audi of Lexington, Flower Magazine, Hilliard-Lyons, WLEX-TV 18, the Lexington Herald-Leader, Stites & Harbison, Morgan Worldwide, and Sophisticated Living for helping to make this show possible. For reservations call (859)253-0362.