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Lark in the Park

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Lark in the Park, presented by Capital One, is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in the expansive New Orleans Botanical Garden on Friday, March 18, 2022. Where guests will enjoy a glamorous springtime gala experience, featuring fabulous entertainment and delectable food and drink curated by local restaurants to celebrate and support New Orleans City Park.

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Event Details & Registration Information

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Since 1982, Lark in the Park has raised millions of dollars to support Park capital improvements, general maintenance and beautification within New Orleans City Park. Each March, over 1,300 guests gather for an unforgettable event featuring live music, delectable dishes from the City’s top chefs, specialty cocktails, and springtime glamour under the gorgeous and infamous live oaks of City Park.

2022 Event Co-Chairs:

  • Shon Cowan Baker, Ph.D.
  • David Briggs
  • Blair Broussard
  • Deb Elam
  • Cary Grant
  • Mark Romig

Event highlights include:

  • VIP Party 7:00 PM | General Admission 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • Live Entertainment featuring Jessie’s Girls 
  • VIP Entertainment by Electric Yat Quartet
  • New Orleans’ Top Restaurants, Specialty Cocktails & Spirits
  • Experiential Stations and Mission-Driven Activities
  • Bryan Subaru Car Raffle and Diamonds Direct Jewelry Raffle
  • Virtual Auction – Click Now to BID!
  • + so much more!

Your contribution will go to work immediately to support the ongoing efforts of keeping City Park clean, accessible, and serving our community. Proceeds will directly benefit the ongoing maintenance and beautification of New Orleans City Park.

Presenting Sponsor


Car Raffle Sponsor

Live Oak

New Orleans Magazine

The Times-Picayune | | Gambit


Cox Communications

Deb Elam & Cary Grant

Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust

Crepe Myrtle

Shon Cowan Baker, Ph.D.
Better NOLA Fund
Jessica F. Brandt
The Burkart Family
Chehardy Sherman Williams
Hahn Enterprises, Inc.
James P. Raymond, Jr. Foundation
The Larue Family
Louisiana Seafood
Mateo & Company
Raising Cane’s
Sazerac Company
Spears Group

Antique Rose 

Diamonds Direct
Margo and Clancy DuBos
Hattie Sparks Interiors
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Reily Foods Company
Timothy Ryan
Hancock Whitney


Charles & Mona Bakaly
Brian and Michelle Barkemeyer
Batture, LLC
Beverly Companies
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Bourgeois Bennett, LLC
Blair Broussard
Laura and Philip Claverie
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United
Kay and John Colbert
Peter and Karen DeBlieux
Sally Duplantier
Funtastic Fotos, LLC
Michael Hicks
Inside New Orleans
International Coffee Corporation
Keith and Mary Johnson
Kiefer & Kiefer, Attorneys at Law
Lupo Enterprises
Brenda Manard
Mediterranean Tile
MPress Printing
Path to Summit LLC
Pinnacle Employment, Inc.
Kathleen and Edmund Schrenk
Bruce and Jackie Shreves
Son of a Saint
W. Howard Thompson
Valbridge Property Advisors | South Louisiana

Oak Leaf 

Mary Ann and Don Baird
Joe Bakalor
Muffin Balart
Stephanie Bell and Brandon Bergeron
Benefit Analyst LLC
Larry and Sarah Byers
Vivian and Richard Cahn
Damon Carraby
Joseph and Dianne Caverly
Lisa and Clark Charbonnet
Christopher and Dionne Coulon
Michael Davidson
Nancy Davis
Margo and Clancy DuBos
Bart and Cherise Farris
Laura Finn
Fire House Loft
Emily Gautreaux
Joe Giarrusso
Dessa and David Giffin
Susan and Michael Guarisco
Dr. Torrie T. Harris
Kathy and Rick Harris
Jumpstart Child Development Center, L.L.C.
Mark and Jane Landry
John Lapworth and Family
Law Office of Dan Robin, Jr., LLC
LCMC Health
Mittie and Bill LeCorgne
Dr. Billy Lennarz and Mr. Layne Court
Longue Vue House & Gardens
Carson Lucas and David Young
Diana and Lawrence Mann
Martin Insurance Agency, Inc.
Renee and Paul Masinter
Rob and Tiffany Mouton
Alan and Marianne Mumford of Landscape Images
NANO Architecture | Interiors
Wayne and Debra Neveu
Mr. and Dr. Gordon Cole Ogden IV
German Osorio and Adam LeBlanc
David G. Perlis and Debb Almeida
Perlis, Inc.
Pinnacle Employment, Inc.
J.H. Roman and Yvette Roman
Lisa Romano
Mark Romig and David Briggs
Timothy Ryan
Dr. Charles and Julia Sanders
Brent and PJ Sibille
Liz and Poco Sloss
Dr. Mike and Mrs. Dawn Smith
Laurie and Paul Sterbcow
Dianne Sullivan
Superior Property Management, Inc.
Tania Tetlow, Loyola University
Peter and Stephanie Tucker
Jim Underwood, Engel & Volkers
Waggonner & Ball LLC
David Waller
Women’s Leadership Academy, Loyola University New Orleans
Jacob Young and Stephanie Baker
Charles and Annette Zapf

12 Seasons Catering
Acme Oyster House
Bonfire Events + Catering
Bub’s NOLA
Cajun Caviar
Clesi’s Restaurant & Catering
Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
Cool Brew Coffee
Copper Vine
Crescent City Brewhouse
Gail’s Fine Ice Cream
Lagniappe Luncheonette & Catering
Louisiana Seafood
Messina’s Catering and Events
New Orleans City Park Catering
Nola Snow Snoballs
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Pigeon Catering and Events
reBorne Bakery
Restaurant Rebirth
Short Stop Poboys
The Columns

& More! (Restaurant donors are updated weekly)

Ace Hotel New Orleans

Acorn Café

Anytime Fitness

Arnaud’s Restaurant

Aucoin Hart Jewelers

Austin Allen James

barre3 New Orleans

The Barre Code

Basics Underneath Swim & Gym

Bevolo Gas & Electric Lights

Blue Oak BBQ


Cajun Caviar

Trishelle Cannatella & John Hensz

Community Sailing New Orleans

The Court of Two Sisters

Dulce Events & Design


Elegance by ACE donated on behalf of Deborah Elam

Elite Island Resorts

Ella Bartlow Jewelry

Emeril Lagasse Foundation

Etre Cosmetic Dermatology and Laser Center

Faubourg Brewing Co.

First Tee

The Flower Shop by Kim Starr Wise

Michael Francis

Goodwood NOLA

Grace Pilates and Yoga

GW Fins

Hancock Whitney

Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast & Boomtown Casino Biloxi

Larry Holmes

Home Malone

IP Casino Resort & Spa

Jolie and Elizabeth

Juan’s Flying Burrito

Kendra Scott

Longue Vue House & Gardens

Louisiana Heart Felts

Lush Magnolia, Modern Flower Preservation

Mateo & Company

Mimosa Handcrafted

Nail Bar Nola

New Orleans Aerial Tours

New Orleans Culinary & Hospitality Institute

New Orleans School of Cooking

New Orleans Steamboat Company

NOLA Boards

NOLA Couture

Piety and Desire Chocolate

Plush Appeal – The Mardi Gras Spot

Pure Dermatology

Ramsey’s Diamond Jewelers

The Red M Studio

The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans / Jim Oliver – General Manager

Riverview Photography

Rock ‘n’ Bowl / Ye Olde College Inn

Mark Romig and David Briggs

Rosedale Restaurant

Roulaison Distilling Co.

Royal Sonesta New Orleans

The Sazerac House

Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort

Son of a Saint

SOSUSU Boutique

Vinglace, LLC

Wake Up and Read the Labels

Windsor Court Hotel

Winter Circle Productions

Listed as of print deadline

The Balloon Lady, LLC
Calfee Productions
Diamonds Direct
Distressed Rentals
Doris Ione Florals
Funtastic Fotos, LLC
Larkin’s Event Tents
Light Dat LLC
Luminous Events
Mateo & Company
MPress Printing
Poured Bayeaux Rentals
Richard’s Disposal, Inc.
Margarita Rivera
Sapphire Events
St. Augustine High School
Thompson Auctions
YellowBox Circus

Attendees must be 21+ years old to attend. All ticket sales are final, there will be no exchanges or refunds.  Event details are subject to change based on COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions at the time of the event. In the event of a cancellation please regard your ticket purchase as a donation to Friends of City Park.  A processing fee per ticket will take place for all credit card transactions.

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Lark in the Park

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Lark in the Park, presented by Capital One, is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in the expansive New Orleans Botanical Garden on Friday, March 18, 2022. Where guests will enjoy a