31 Best Ideas From Spring Benefits: a Ribbon-Shaped Runway, 'Jungle Book' Decor, 50,000 Daffodils

The crowded spring benefit season saw a slew of fresh ideas for catering, decor, and entertainment.

By Jenny Berg June 4, 2013, 5:25 PM EDT

Photo: Caitlin Wickham/

Although summer's official start is June 21, Memorial Day is behind us and spring benefit season is winding down. As planners catch their breath and prepare for months of barbecues, picnics, and alfresco cocktails, here's a look back at the best ideas we spotted at this year's springtime galas. From adorable schoolchildren as greeters to festive bunting made from photos and clothespins, here are ideas to inspire design at your next fund-raiser, or keep in mind for next spring.

Your email inquiry will be sent to 3 venue