EVENT: MEMORIAL PARK CONSERVANCY’S PICNIC FOR THE PARK
WHERE: THE FOREST CLUB
Nearly 400 guests gathered at a Forest Club that was decked out in French country decor to celebrate the two year anniversary of Memorial Park Conservancy’s management of Memorial Park in conjunction with Houston Parks and Recreation. The event featured the development of the Master Plan, an ongoing project in the park’s eastern glades. The event was emceed by ABC 13’s award-winning former evening anchor Linda Lorelle. Guests were treated to food that included cheese and charcuterie, BBQ brisket, fried shrimp and decadent sides, all packed in charming wicker picnic baskets. After dinner, guests danced to music spun by DJ Damon Pampolina. The event raised more than $375,000 for the conservancy.