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The Curious Garden

Atlanta

May 6 - October 29
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Question your nature during The Curious Garden.

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Wine in the Woodlands

Gainesville

Last Thursdays
May - October
6 - 9 p.m.

Escape to the beauty of the 5-acre Garden, carefully designed with a detailed palette of plants including spring magnolias, billowing hydrangeas and brilliant maples.

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Garden Chef Demos

Atlanta

Saturdays & Sundays
May - October
noon, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Each weekend in the Edible Garden Outdoor Kitchen, the Garden Chef showcases fresh seasonal fruits, vegetables and herbs in simple and mouthwatering recipes. Be inspired to try something new the next time you cook.

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Courtney Khail

Gardenhouse Gallery Show

Atlanta

June 1 - October 31
Regular Garden hours

Enjoy flowers outside and inside! Cool down in the Garden Gallery located in the Gardenhouse and browse beautiful pieces by artist Courtney Khail.

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Scarecrows in the Garden

Atlanta

October 4-29

The Garden is stuffed with fall fun! Enjoy over 100 kooky, creative scarecrows handcrafted by businesses, individuals, schools and organizations.

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Scarecrows in the Gainesville Garden

Gainesville

October 4 - 29
During regular daytime hours

The Gainesville Garden is stuffed with fall fun! Enjoy kooky, creative scarecrows handcrafted by businesses, individuals, schools and organizations, or better yet, make your own!

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Fest-of-Ale

Atlanta

Every Thursday in October
5 - 9 p.m.

Celebrate the harvest season with a selection of seasonal brews and live music, and bring a flashlight to explore Scarecrows in the Garden at night. A variety of fall-themed ales are available for purchase.

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Goblins in the Garden

Atlanta

Sunday, October 22
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Bring young goblins dressed in their Halloween best to show off on the Goblin Runway, participate in fall-themed crafts, listen to stories, ride a pony or hop on board the Ride-on-Train!

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Light Bites & Garden Insights

Contributing members & above

Atlanta

Tuesday, October 24
5:30 - 7 p.m.

Join us for light bites and a presentation from Atlanta Edible Garden expert Raleigh Saperstein.

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Goblins in the Gainesville Garden

Gainesville

October 22
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Show off the kids’ Halloween costumes on the Goblin Runway, participate in fall-themed crafts, enjoy a storyteller, crafts and a magician.

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Great Pumpkin-Carving Contest

Atlanta

Thursday, October 26
7 - 8 p.m.

Watch as contestants compete for the most creative pumpkin heads in the Garden!

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Garden Lights

Holiday Nights

Atlanta

Saturday, Nov 11 - Sunday, Jan 7
Friday & Saturday: 5 - 11 p.m.
Sunday - Thursday: 5 - 10 p.m.

The seventh annual holiday lights extravaganza sets the Garden ablaze nightly with millions of colorful LED displays.

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Member Premiere

Garden Lights, Holiday Nights

Atlanta

Thursday, November 9
6 - 10 p.m.

Be among thefirst to experience the 2017 Garden Lights, Holiday Nights!

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Ride-On-Train

The Botanical Express

Atlanta

Saturday - Sunday, Nov. 11 - Dec. 31
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

All aboard The Botanical Express! The popular children's Ride-on-Train is set to depart on a journey in the Garden.

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Holiday Model Train Show

Atlanta

November 11 - January 7
9 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Join kids and the Kids at heart for this holiday favorite! The trains depart at night during Garden Lights.

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Botanical Saint Nick

Atlanta

Saturdays, Nov. 25, Dec. 2, 9 and 16
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Bring your camera and tell all your holiday wishes to Saint Nick!

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Reindog Parade

Atlanta

Saturday, December 2
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Join the once-a-year fun of dogs in the Garden. Dress your pooch in holiday finery to compete for prizes or to just show off.

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Breakfast with Saint Nick

Gainesville

Saturday, December 9
9 - 11 a.m.

Get your "Little Angels" into the Holiday Spirit with breakfast with Saint Nick!

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Atlanta Botanical Garden Flower Show

Ingénue: A Toast to Georgia's Film Industry

Atlanta

Friday - Sunday, February 23 - 25

The Atlanta Botanical Garden presents its first Flower Show in 2018: Ingénue: A Toast to Georgia's Film Industry.

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