2021 A Prairie Experience XII

12th Annual Prairie Experience:Heritage Fest Saturday, October 2, 2021Legacy Plaza Pavilion in Goldthwaite, Texas Mark your calendar and plan to join friends for a special evening!

2020 A Prairie Experience XI

Mark your calendar and plan to join friends for a special evening! Saturday, October 3, 2020Legacy Plaza Pavilion in Goldthwaite, Texas Click here to become a sponsor or buy an individual ticket. You may choose to dine in the Gardens or take out a freshly prepared gourmet meal. Seating will be contingent upon social distancing […]

2019 A Prairie Experience X

It’s official: another successful Prairie Experience is in the books!It was a wonderful night full of laughter and love, daisies and bunchgrasses, music and moonlight, delicious food and blinking rings. We celebrated our future and its endless possibilities and we honored our past Decade of Growth. We remember all the dreamers, architects, designers, donors, builders, […]

2018 A Prairie Experience IX

Save the date for Saturday, October 6th, 2018. This will be our 9th Prairie Experience gala. We will hold it for the second time in our own pavilion in the gardens. Just to whet your appetite for some of what you may expect: this year we are going to spotlight Central Texas our HOME ON […]

2017 A Prairie Experience VIII

Join us for a wild evening full of great food and entertainment. Come and help us celebrate this year’s great work and help us raise money to continue with the next phase of the Texas Botanical Gardens & Native American Interpretive Center. When: 5pm – 9pm on Saturday, October 7, 2017Where: The Pavilion at Texas Botanical […]

2016 A Prairie Experience VII

We celebrated the opening of the new Legacy Plaza Pavilion with special guests including Emil Her Many Horses from the National Museum of the American Indian, Rita Coosewoon and other members of the Comanche Nation, Teodisio and JoAnn Herrera of the Tlaxcalteca & Affiliated Tribes of Texas, and live music from Bobby Flores & The Yellow […]

2015 A Prairie Experience VI

Big thanks to Layton Black for a job well done and to all the bidders. Sponsors: Carol and Dr. Tom Cody Graves Mills County State Bank Janice Allison and Jeff Heppermann Pecans.com Fisher St. Bed and Breakfast Tommy and Wynona Head Margaret and Foster Madeley David Schwartz; JoAnne Correll Marquee Event Group First State Bank McMahan […]

2014 A Prairie Experience V

Prairie Experience V was celebrated inside the newly completed Texas Botanical Gardens, an authentic reproduction of Mills County as it existed 3,000 years ago, located at Legacy Plaza in the heart of downtown Goldthwaite. The evening was an incredible success. Everyone enjoyed their first look into the Gardens and we exceeded our expectations financially! Featured: […]

2013 A Prairie Experience IV

Mark Saturday, Oct. 12th on your calendars and plan to join us for an unforgettable evening as we celebrate the 4th Annual Legacy Plaza fundraising dinner to develop the Texas Botanical Gardens in downtown Goldthwaite. Contact Jan Fischer to make your reservation or to request more information. Tel : (325) 642-7527 E-Mail : lhtngwmn@centex.net

2012 A Prairie Experience III

Our third annual A Prairie Experience is just over a month away and we’re moving swiftly to get everything ready. Our steering committee for the event has finalized the participation of our Comanche friends Rita Barnhart Coosewoon and Robert Tehauna for the evening. Rita, of the Comanche Nation, will share with us the Comanche use […]