Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona

OPEN DAILY 8 A.M.|7 A.M. FOR MEMBERS WED. & SUN.

Desert Botanical Garden

Find Your Experience

In search of a stroller friendly day with the family, the perfect date-night spot, or a place to enjoy the local music scene? Look no further than Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona.

Flashlight Nights 2022

Saturdays | Aug.13 - Sep. 3

Grab your flashlight and get your glow on! Experience the desert after dark with hands-on activities, live dance, musical performances, cool treats, a farmers’ market and more. Perfect for a “cool” summer date night or family adventure.

Sonoran Sippin 2022

Aug. 26, Sep. 23

Sunsets. Saguaros. Sonoran Sippin’. Summer’s on at the Garden. Bring your friends and family to enjoy Friday nights together with a complimentary drink, live music, Garden strolls and more!

Majestic Mariposas

Sep. 24 - Nov. 13

Families can get an up-close and unforgettable experience when Monarchs and other native Southwestern butterflies return for our Fall Butterfly Exhibit.

Music in the Garden Fall 2022

Fridays | Sept. 30 - Nov. 18

Fall never sounded so good. Join us for a diverse lineup of concerts with musicians hailing from North America, Central America and South America at Music in the Garden.

Dog Days at the Garden

Saturdays | Oct. 1 – Nov. 19

Bring your furry friend to Dog Days at the Garden for the “ultimutt” nature experience. Explore the beauty of the Sonoran Desert and stroll the Garden’s five thematic trails Saturday mornings.

Your Garden at Home

Explore Your Garden at Home for activities, stories of conservation, plants in bloom and more.

August 2022 EcoQuest: Palms on Parade

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Tips on How to Conserve Water at Home

Try this recipe for Dragonfruit Margarita. This recipe will have your guests asking for seconds.

Recipe | Cucumber Cooler

Try this recipe for Dragonfruit Margarita. This recipe will have your guests asking for seconds.

July 2022 EcoQuest: The Leaf Connection

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June 2022 EcoQuest: Unfamiliar Pollinators

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Father’s Day Digital Cards

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Make A Date To Visit

See the daily lineup of activities, exhibits, events and classes at the Garden.

Fri 19 Aug, 2022

No Event

Sat 20 Aug, 2022

Grab your flashlight and get your glow on! Experience the desert after dark with hands-on activities, live dance, musical performances, cool treats, a farmers’ market and more. Perfect for a “cool” summer date night or family adventure.

Info & Tickets
Sun 21 Aug, 2022

No Event

Mon 22 Aug, 2022

No Event

Tue 23 Aug, 2022

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Wed 24 Aug, 2022

No Event

Thu 25 Aug, 2022

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Explore The Beauty

Think the desert is all dirt and tumbleweeds? Think again. Desert Botanical Garden is home to thousands of species of cactus, trees and flowers from all around the world spread across 55 acres in Phoenix, Arizona.

Experience The Garden As A Member

“I’ve been a member for almost 7 years it’s that good. I love taking visitors there and it keeps evolving. The art exhibits that change throughout the gardens are always fun and beautiful. Perfect place to get away while in the city and totally worth visiting if you’re from out of town!”

– William M., Member from Phoenix, AZ

Giving To The Garden

“We enjoy supporting the Garden’s work to preserve rare and endangered plant species. Every visit to the garden, we discover something new and it’s because of the hard work of the Garden staff.”

– Jen & Chris K., Members of Emerging Leaders

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Plants and People of the Sonoran Desert Trail closed for renovations- July 18 through early Oct. 
We apologize for any inconvenience but excited to share the improved trail with you soon.

ADVANCE TICKET RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR MEMBERS & GENERAL ADMISSION.