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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.

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
  • Silent Auction and Bryan Subaru Raffle
  • + 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.
Jessica F. Brandt
The Burkart Family
Chehardy Sherman Williams
Hahn Enterprises, Inc.
The Larue Family
Louisiana Seafood
Mateo & Company
Spears Group

Antique Rose 

Hancock Whitney
Hattie Sparks Interiors
Hilton Riverside
Timothy Ryan


Brian and Michelle Barkemeyer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blair Broussard
Bourgeois Bennett, LLC
Sally Duplantier
Inside New Orleans
International Coffee Corporation
Mediterranean Tile
Kathleen and Edmund Schrenk
Bruce and Jackie Shreves
Valbridge Property Advisors | South Louisiana

Oak Leaf 

Stephanie Bell and Brandon Bergeron
Larry and Sarah Byers
Damon Carraby
Joseph and Dianne Caverly
Nancy Davis
Dupont-LeCorgne Construction Consulting, LLC
Kathy and Rick Harris
John Lapworth and Family
Law Office of Dan Robin, Jr., LLC
Carson Lucas and David Young
Rob and Tiffany Mouton
NANO Architecture | Interiors
Ashley Lynn Ogden
Perlis, Inc.
Mark Romig and David Briggs
Dr. Mike and Mrs. Dawn Smith
Peter and Stephanie Tucker
Jim Underwood, Engel & Volkers
Charles and Annette Zapf

12 Seasons Catering
Bonfire Events + Catering
Bub’s NOLA
Cool Brew Coffee
Copper Vine
Crescent City Brewhouse
Gail’s Fine Ice Cream
Junior’s on Harrison
Lagniappe Luncheonette & Catering
Louisiana Seafood
Messina’s Catering and Events
New Orleans City Park Catering
New Orleans Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Pigéon Catering and Events
reBorne Bakery
The Columns
& More! (Restaurant donors are updated weekly)

Ace Hotel New Orleans
Aucoin Hart Jewelers
Basics Underneath Fine Lingerie | Swim & Gym
Ella Bartlow Jewelry
Etre Cosmetic Dermatology
Goodwood NOLA
GW Fins
Hancock Whitney
Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast
IP Casino Resort & Spa
New Orleans Steamboat Company
Plush Appeal – The Mardi Gras Spot
Rock ‘n’ Bowl/Ye Olde College Inn
Mark Romig and David Briggs
Sazerac House
Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort
The Barre Code
The Red M Studio
Son of a Saint
Windsor Court Hotel
& More! (as of print deadline)

& more! (Auction donors are updated weekly)

Diamonds Direct, Jewelry Raffle

Funtastic Fotos, LLC, Photo Flipbook

Mateo & Company, Event Photography Sponsor

Richard’s Disposal, Inc., Waste

Sapphire Events, Event Production, Planning and Décor

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