Join Us for the 29th Annual Hat Luncheon
Presented by the Women’s Committee of Forest Park Forever and co-chairs
Zundra Bryant and Penny Pennington.
It's time to don your chicest chapeau for a civic treasure! Join us for a day at the World's Fair Pavilion in support of Forest Park. Guests will enjoy drinks, lunch, a fantastic silent auction and the ever-popular Stifel Hat Contest.
This perennially popular event is the single largest annual fundraiser for Forest Park, supporting the important work our nonprofit conservancy does to restore, maintain and sustain the Park along with the City of St. Louis.
REGULAR TICKETS ARE $150 AND REGULAR TABLES ARE $1500 UNTIL 10:00 P.M. ON FRIDAY, MAY 31!
Purchase Your Tickets Today!
Schedule of Events:
Reception & Hat Judging: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Luncheon & Hat Contest: 12:15-1:30 p.m
Stifel Hat Contest
To participate in the 2019 Hat Contest be sure to come to the area with the large "Hat Contest" sign and prepare to promenade on stage! Our judges will be seated in a panel. Participants are permitted to parade in front of the judges often as they wish during the reception. Note: participants MUST walk in front of the judges to be considered for the contest.
Best Table Theme
More information will be coming soon with a detailed description of each category.
Questions? Please contact Liz Deken, Events Manager at Forest Park Forever.
2019 Hat Luncheon Sponsors
Crawford Taylor Foundation
Enterprise Holdings Foundation
Maria Anderson (Briggs)
Asset Consulting Group
The Daniel and Henry Co.
Sam & Marilyn Fox
Michael & Diedre Gray
Lesley & Jay Hoffarth
Hogan Transportation Companies
Patty & Gary Krosch
Joy & Jay Liss
Lodging Hospitality Management
Merrill Lynch Bank of America Corporation
St. Louis Community College
Saint Louis University
Saks Fifth Avenue St. Louis
Susie & Joe Sivewright
Jim & Lynne Turley
Interested in Becoming a 2019 Sponsor?
Please contact Amy Mangner, Manager of Corporate & Foundation Giving, if you have any additional questions at 314.561.3296.
2018 Hat Luncheon Photos
2018 Stifel Hat Contest Winners
Congratulations to our 2018 Stifel Hat Contest winners!
Best Table Theme: Pace Barone
Dapper Dudes: Marvin-Alonzo Greer, David Nischwitz, and Larry Davis
Fascinator: Courtney Brewster, Mia Malcolm, and Lee Haynes
Romantic: Sydney A. Cross, Galina Angheluta, and Brenda Suhan
Vintage: Laura Herring, Dorothy Raines, and Kathleen Stomps
Whimsical: Melissa Zensen, Julia Egelhoff, and Holly Liebig
Judges' Choice: Rhetta Leritz Tussey, Fran Zamler, and Elizabeth Robb