The Root Ball

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The Root Ball

May 4 @ 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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This annual event produced with the Late Bloomers Garden Club will take place on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 at the Bowing Oaks Plantation.  The festivities begin at 5:30 with the running of the 145th Kentucky Derby.  Help us celebrate a “Derby Evening Under The Oaks” with Mint Juleps, Bourbon Tastings, a Bodacious Hat Contest and live music provided by The Firewater Tent Revival. For updates about Root Ball 2019 please visit our FaceBook Event page here: RootBall2019.
(2019 Root Ball Press Release)

Tickets may be purchased below or you may send in a check using the downloadable form here:  Root Ball 2019 Reservation Form.

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May 4
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm


Greenscape of Jacksonville
(904) 398.5757


Bowing Oaks Plantation
7743 Alphons Street, Jacksonville, 32256
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