Filoli's three-day Flower Show will kick off with a special opening night on Thursday, May 31st, officially marking the beginning of Filoli’s spectacular Summer Season. The opening night event will start with a glass of champagne and light hors d’oeuvres in the garden, accompanied by live music from tropical rock and country music band, Woody and the Longboards, featuring classic summer tunes from the Beach Boys and other iconic bands. Floral designers will be available at their displays to share insight and the creative vision behind their masterpieces.
A VIP experience for Opening Night, starting at 5:00pm, will be available at an additional cost and includes an immersive behind-the-scenes tour for guests who are interested in learning specific details about the Show and historic house, unlimited beer and wine, a Filoli-curated gift and a private cocktail hour with light hors d’oeuvres before other guests arrive. Season Opening VIP tickets will be $160 for members and $185 for non-members.