Tickets are available now for the preview gala of the 2012 Bucks County Designer House & Gardens.
Be among the first to preview the transformation of Spring Valley Farm before it opens for general tours.
The May 5 Preview Gala is an elegant evening featuring a raw seafood bar, chef's carving stations and other buffet items, plus wines, cocktails and signature drinks, catered by restaurant. Guests will be able to tour the house and grounds as the first visitors to see this year's renovation.
The Designer House is a project of the Village Improvement Association, the women's group that founded and still oversees the running of . The V.I.A. is nationally recognized as the only women's club in the country to own and operate a community hospital.
Proceeds from this year's Designer House and associated events contribute to the V.I.A's $1 million dollar pledge to renovate the labor, delivery, and postpartum facilities in the birthing center at the hospital, as well as to other community charities.
The Bucks County Designer House & Gardens began in 1971 and is now the largest V.I.A. fundraiser for hospital programs and the community, raising more than $2.7 million over the last 40 years.
Ticket information is available at www.buckscountydesignerhouse.org or by calling 215.345.2191.
Date: Saturday, May 5, 2012, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m., at Spring Valley Farm.
VIP Champagne Reception at 5:30 p.m. for Gold and Platinum sponsors.