Lady Hillingdon 


Exciting News !!!


Following Alameda County mask mandates, 
the Celebration Of Old Roses is planned for 
Sunday, May 19, 2024 - 11 am to 3:30 pm

See details below...

Explore several tables of beautiful roses labeled and sorted by class! Purchase heirloom and hard-to-find roses from specialty nurseries. Rose enthusiasts will be available to answer questions. Bring your unknown rose to hopefully be identified.

Vendors will be selling rare perennials, crafts, books, greeting cards, calendars, honey, jam, jewelry, and clothing, all inspired by roses.  

                  Admission is FREE! 

 !! Young Rose Enthusiasts Welcome !!

Children will receive a FREE rose plant Courtesy of HRGBA  (While supplies last!)

 For more info, or if you would like to volunteer to help with the event, call Kristina Osborn at (510) 542-7149 (add "Roses" to the subject line)


1325 Portland at Carmel
Albany, CA 94706
 Take 80 or 580 to Albany exit (from the north) or Buchanan St exit (from the south). Go east to San Pablo Ave, then left to Portland. Then right to Carmel. 


Main room with the roses on display at the 2022 Celebration

A beautiful bouquet of roses from the garden of our Founder, Miriam Wilkins.

Attendees of the 2022 Celebration enjoying the display of rose cuttings collected by HRGBA members from the garden of Friends of Vintage Roses and the San Jose Heritage Rose Garden!

Veteran's Memorial Building
1325 Portland Ave
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 542-7149