June 18, 2019

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 12291 River Road, Richmond


The 77th Annual GCV Lily Show is dedicated to the memory of Katherine Beale.

Timeline of Events
Monday, June 17
1:00 pm – 4:30 pmRegistration and workrooms open
5:00 pm – 7:00 pmAn Evening with Margot Shaw, Editor of Flower Magazine
Tuesday, June 18
7:30 am – 10:00 amRegistration and workrooms open
10:00 am – 1:00 pmShowroom floor closed for judging
1:00 pm – 4:30 pmShow and “Lily Central” open
4:00 pm – 4:30 pmAwards may be signed out
4:30 pm – 5:00 pmExhibit Removal


Jean Gilpin, President of the Garden Club of Virginia

Carrie Darracott, GCV Lily Chairman

Tory Willis, Artistic Design Chairman

Bev Earman, Artistic Design Registrar

Nina Mustard, Lilies in Bloom Chairman

Ann Heller, GCV Communications Coordinator

Lily Show Open to the Public
Tuesday, June 18,  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm. No admission charge. Donations are accepted.

An Evening with Margot Shaw
Join Margot Shaw, Editor of Flower Magazine and author of Living Floral: Entertaining and Decorating with Flowers.
Monday, June 17,  5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Kent-Valentine House
Register Now!

Suggested Lodging

Holiday Inn Express Richmond Northwest I-64
9933 Mayland Drive | Richmond, VA 23233 |  (804) 934-9300

Check In Date: Monday, June 17, 2019 |Check Out Date: Tuesday. June 18, 2019 | Room Rate: $99 +Tax includes Complimentary Breakfast, Wi-Fi Access and Parking. Rooms not booked by Saturday, May 18 will be released. This rate will not apply to bookings after May 18. Guest must call number above to make reservations. Do not call general 800 number for Holiday Inn Express. Reference Garden Club of Virginia room block.

Linden Row Inn
100 E. Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Phone 804-783-7000 and mention the Garden Club of Virginia rate.
$99 + tax for the Garden Rooms .  $119 + tax for the Main House Rooms