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Lotería Nights

DATE: Nov. 3
TIME: 7 - 9:30 p.m.
PRICE: $29.95 Members $34.95 General Admission

Don’t miss your chance to win big at Lotería Nights. Join us once a month at the Garden with rounds of Lotería — a Mexican card game similar to bingo — cerveza, music y más! Play for a chance to win cool prizes, including a Garden membership, plants and so much more! Ages 21+

New Custom Garden Lotería Tablas!
Garden guests will have the chance to play the iconic Mexican game of lotería on an exclusive Desert Botanical Garden tablas created by Garden graphic designers. The game includes 54 fun illustrations, like saguaros, Garden founders, buildings and more.


  • Lotería caller: Reggie K. Del Riego-  hospitality industry leader with a passion for food and beverage, culture and history enthusiast, mezcal connoisseur and friend hoarder.
  • DJ Audrey Pekala
  • Mezcal Carreño Tasting


Playing with Stars: Rotraut at Desert Botanical Garden

Oct. 7, 2022 - May 14, 2023

The bold and lyrical large-scale sculptures of Rotraut will enliven the Garden t​rails while a selection of her paintings and small sculpture fill the Ottosen Gallery. Known around the world, and based in Arizona, Rotraut’s artwork explores the energy of the seasons and the relationship of nature with the sky, sun and universe.

Museum of the Moon at Desert Botanical Garden

Feb. 7 – 14

Prepare to be moonstruck at the Garden for a limited time only. Museum of the Moon by UK artist Luke Jerram inspires awe with a 23-foot diameter glowing moon that provides detailed views of the lunar surface fused with a stellar soundtrack by composer Dan Jones. 

Cactus Clubhouse

Jan. 1 - March 31

Desert Botanical Garden invites kids to engage with the outdoors around them at Cactus Clubhouse–a nature play space. The play area provides unstructured, child-led activities for kids under 12 to discover the fun of the natural world.

Become a member and get unlimited access all year!

PLAN AHEAD: Please purchase Museum of the Moon general Admissions or membership reservations now, due to limited availability, please no walk-up purchases.