Root Ball 2023

May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Please join us for “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports” as we watch the 149th annual Kentucky Derby race on Saturday, May 6, 2023. Sip a frosty Mint Julep as you sidle up to your favorite casino game. Step on over to our custom-curated Bourbon Bar as you check out our Silent Auction and enjoy a Derby-inspired dinner. Purchase a raffle ticket to cheer on your favorite horse’s run-for-the roses – Pick a Winner, Be a Winner!  Click here to see previous photos.

This is our largest annual fundraiser and your support puts trees in the ground in the River City and funds other deserving projects.  Thank you patrons and Corporate Sponsors!  For a full list of Corporate Sponsors, click here.

Tickets and Sponsorship Levels:

Tickets are $75/each for ages 35 and under, and $175/each for ages 36 and above. For those generous sponsors who wish to contribute at a higher level, please see the levels listed below.  Sponsors at the Trunk level and above who purchase tickets before March 11 will be listed on the invitation.  Click here to request a Corporate Sponsorship package.

  • Tree of Life (Presenting Sponsor) – $20,000  (10 tickets)
  • Majestic Elm – $10,000  (8 tickets)
  • Grand Cypress – $5,000  (6 tickets)
  • Towering Pine – $2,500  (4 tickets)
  • Trunks – $1,000  (2 tickets)
  • Canopy – $500  (2 tickets)

Payment may be made online via the drop down menu below.  If you prefer to send in a check, please click here to download the form.  (Checks should be made out to Greenscape of Jacksonville, Inc.):

Root Ball Tickets

  • Price: $75.00
  • Price: $175.00




May 6
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Greenscape of Jacksonville
Late Bloomers Garden Club


Garden Club of Jacksonville
1005 Riverside Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32204 United States
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