Cocktails in the Garden


Mix and mingle at the most beautiful cocktail party in the city!

Featuring a specific area of the Garden each month, enjoy a speciality cocktail, live music, themed games and acitivites while exploring The Curious Garden at night during this after-hours social.

May: Spiked | June: White Party | July: Play!
August: Into the Woods | September: Coming soon!

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Adults $21.95 | Members FREE
Guest Passes Accepted | Cash Bars

Every Thursday
May 11 - September 28
6 ­ - 10 p.m.


Explore Storza Woods during Cocktails in the Garden! Stroll with a specialty whiskey cocktail through a sunset viewing of The Curious Garden exhibition. Enjoy live music from Amp’d Entertainment while enjoying the serene atmosphere of the woodlands.

August 10
Enjoy live music by Ian Michael Bruh while strolling in Storza woods.

August 31
Join Manager of International Plant Exploration, Scott MacMahan during Science Cafe.

Speciality Cocktails

Woodsy Old Fashioned
Rye Whiskey, barrel aged old fashion mix, splash of soda, and an orange slice

Whiskey Apple Ginger Fizz
Blended Whiskey, apple juice, ginger beer

Whiskey Lemonade
Sour Mash Whiskey, triple sec, sour, and splash of sprite, with a lemon wedge

Watermelon Mint Julep
Bourbon Whiskey, watermelon mint shrub, soda water and, mint

Dinner at Longleaf

Enjoy dinner in the beautiful Garden restaurant Longleaf during Cocktails in the Garden.

Reservations not required, but recommended.

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Science Café

The popular Science Café series also returns the last Thursday of each month. Expert speakers from around the region share their knowledge and drive discussions of hot conservation topics.

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