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Twilight Soiree



DATE: AUGUST 24TH, 2019


TIME: 5:30PM - 9:30PM


WHERE: VETERANS LEGACY PARK (formerly Wicked Woods golf course), NEWBURY TOWNSHIP, OHIO


About the Event

Twilight Soiree is the Foundation for Geauga Parks' key fundraising event. Proceeds support our work to benefit a variety of natural and educational initiatives in Geauga County.


Guest will enjoy:

  • Opportunity to explore and learn about this great new park

  • Live animal presentation by Harvey Webster of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History

  • Telescopes and astronomy presentation by Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society

  • Appetizers provided by local Geauga County restaurants

  • Wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages¬†

  • Mana and Wood-Fired Pizza Food trucks

  • Live music

  • Silent Auction featuring many "not for sale anywhere" items

  • Best of Geauga Gift Basket Raffles

  • Thank you gift bags

  • Complimentary Foundation wine and beer glasses

  • Information and special announcements about upcoming Foundation projects¬†

  • Free onsite parking

  • Indoor and outdoor seating


Proceeds benefit Foundation programs and educational initiatives.



TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 1ST!




Highlights from 2018 Twilight Soiree

The golden hour on a beautiful summer night.
Great appetizers provided by Geauga County restaurants and Heinen's
Nature Scopes station
Beautiful night at a beautiful park
Mana food truck, voted best in Cleveland!
Wood-fired pizza was a hit!
So many choices, so little time!
Getting ready for Harvey Webster's presentation
Harvey Webster with a Turkey Vulture.
Harvey Webster with a Barred Owl.
Happy guests
Ed: "I think next year we should hold this event at Wicked Woods." John: "That would make a great park."
Unique and special silent auction items.
The Welton's Gorge hike was a popular item.
Guests enjoying the perfect evening.
Astronomy display presented by Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society. (They'll be back in 2019!)
Lots of great silent auction items. No paddle raise at this event!
Man assortment of cold beverages on a warm summer night.
Ready for the guests to arrive.