Mansion makes merry

Posted: December 3, 2017 at 1 a.m.

File Photo/DAVID GOTTSCHALK Vicki Proffer (from left), Renee Barriere and Melody Martens, members of the Bentonville Garden Club, decorate the Christmas tree in the atrium of the Peel Mansion preparing for a previous holiday gala.

The Peel Mansion Museum and its surrounding Heritage Gardens in Bentonville are festooned for the holidays and will play host to the annual Christmas Gala to benefit The Peel Compton Foundation on Saturday.

Christmas Gala

Who: The Peel Compton Foundation

What: Multi-course gourmet dinner with wine pairings

When: 6 p.m. Saturday

Where: The Peel Mansion Museum & Heritage Gardens in Bentonville

Tickets: $125

Attire: Cocktail for women; business for men

Information: (479) 254-3870 or

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