Tickets are on sale now for the Thursday, May 16 Suds & Buds party with a purpose -- the premier spring event in Hampton Roads. Click here to reserve your party spot. Suds & Buds will start at 5:30 p.m. at Norfolk Botanical Garden in its rose garden while roses are at their peak. Proceeds will benefit the botanical garden, Rotary Club of Norfolk charities and Special Olympics of Virginia-Chesapeake. Your ticket gets you garden admission, delicious food from area restaurants, two adult beverages and live music by Lewis McGehee plus a fabulous evening of fun.