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Chihuly in the Garden

Atlanta

April 30 - October 30

Internationally acclaimed artist, Dale Chihuly, returns to the Garden for an encore exhibition of his spectacular works of art!

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Chihuly Nights

Atlanta

Wednesday - Sunday
April 30 - October 30
6 - 10 p.m.

There's more than one way to experience the beauty of Chihuly. By day, the magnificent sculptures sparkle in bright sunlight, while at night, the artwork is dramatically lit for evening viewing.

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Woven Whimsy

Stickworks by Patrick Dougherty

Gainesville

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Artist Patrick Dougherty has created one of his monumental sculptures at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville from wood, branches and twigs harvested on site.

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Science Café

Pollinators in the Garden

Atlanta

Second Sundays
May - October
2 p.m.

The Science Café returns to Mershon Hall, and this season's topic is Pollinators in the Garden.

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Bruce Means

Free Alston Lecture

Atlanta

Tuesday, July 26
7 – 8 p.m.

In "Over the Rainbow: Exploring South America's Lost Worlds," Bruce Means recaps his 30 years of exploring tepuis of Arthur Conan Doyle's Lost World – on foot and by helicopter.

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Neko Case/k.d.lang/Laura Veirs

with special guest Andy Shauf

Atlanta

Friday, July 29
8 p.m.

Kick back under the stars on the Great Lawn and enjoy the amazing sounds of Neko Case, k.d. lang and Laura Veirs during Concerts in the Garden!

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Phillip Phillips & Matt Nathanson

with special guest A Great Big World

Atlanta

Saturday, July 30
7 p.m.

GENERAL ADMISSION SOLD OUT
PLATINUM TICKETS AVAILBLE

Kick back under the stars on the Great Lawn and enjoy the amazing sounds of Phillip Phillips & Matt Nathanson during Concerts in the Garden!

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Member First Tuesdays

Atlanta

First Tuesdays
May 3 - October 4
5 - 8 p.m.

Members are invited to the Garden every First Tuesday to sample gourmet creations with Chef Demos in the Outdoor Kitchen, enjoy live music and explore the incredible exhibition of Chihuly in the Garden.

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Breakfast in the Garden

Atlanta

Tuesday, August 9
8:30 - 10 a.m.

Contributing level and above Garden members are invited to enjoy a light breakfast and a presentation on plantings in the newly renovated Lou Glenn Children’s Garden by Manager of Display Gardens, Amanda Campbell Bennett.

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Loretta Lynn

with special guest Mountain Faith

Gainesville

Saturday, August 13
8 p.m.

Kick back under the stars in the Ivester Amphitheater and enjoy the amazing sounds of Loretta Lynn during Concerts in the Garden!

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Summer Strings

Atlanta

Monday, August 15
6 - 9 p.m.

Join us for a special evening in the Gardens in Storza Woods for Supporting Members and above, featuring live music from modern quartet CoResonance and catering by Bold American Events.

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Lyle Lovett & His Large Band

Atlanta

Friday, August 19
8 p.m.

SOLD OUT!

Kick back under the stars on the Great Lawn and enjoy the amazing sounds of Lyle Lovett & His Large Band during Concerts in the Garden!

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Christopher Herndon

Free Alston Lecture

Atlanta

Tuesday, August 30
7 – 8 p.m.

Christopher Herndon, M.D. is President and Co-Founder of Acaté Amazon Conservation, which directly partners with the Matsés indigenous people of the Peruvian Amazon presents Tribal Healers: Conservation and Medicine.

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Garden of Eden Ball

Atlanta

Saturday, September 24
7 p.m.

The Garden of Eden Ball is the largest annual fundraiser in support of the Atlanta Botanical Garden. The black-tie gala features a spectacular evening of dinner and dancing on the Great Lawn.

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Wine in the Woodlands

Gainesville

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

Escape to the beauty of the new 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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Southeastern Partners in Plant Conservation

Atlanta

Tuesday – Thursday
November 1 – 3

Registration opens June 8 for an integrated symposium and workshop for plant conservation.

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Woodland Ramble

Arts & Crafts Market

Gainesville

Saturday, October 1
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Enjoy the crisp fall air of the woodlands and browse a selection of arts & crafts created by local artisans.

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Garden Open Labor Day

Atlanta

Monday, September 5
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Celebrate Labor Day at the Garden!

Enjoy a day exploring the new Gardens in Storza Woods in Atlanta or walking the trails in Gainesville.

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Scarecrows in the Garden

Atlanta

October 4-30

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

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Garden Open Columbus Day

Atlanta

Monday, October 10
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Celebrate Columbus Day at the Garden!

Enjoy a day exploring the new Gardens in Storza Woods in Atlanta or walking the trails in Gainesville.

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