What: Bubbly on the Bend.
Where: Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens.
What: With azaleas and champion trees in bloom, the grounds of Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens were awash with the colors of spring, the surroundings offering more than 500 young professionals a charming setting in which to mix and mingle under a white tent erected on the elegant South Lawn Thursday. The former River Oaks Estate of Ima Hogg, today the house museum that holds the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston's American decorative arts collection, came alive with Americana tunes from Houston-based band Grand Old Grizzly plus floral-themed bubbly bevs courtesy of Chandon.
Who: Brian and Perry Shure, Laura Prus, Cathy Webb, Dan Kruger, Matthew Behrmann, Elizabeth Sharpiot, Anneleis Willett, Laura Penney and Jordan Dupuis, Laura Baughman, Carter Leggett, Lauren Roberge, Maddie Solari, Nicole Worley, Krista Wittig, Devin Mrlik, Nancy Kate and Mark Prescott, Julie Thomas, Ali Terry, Summer Rudd and Lynn Zeid.