Music in the Garden | Fall 2020 | Desert Botanical Garden


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Music in the Garden | Fall 2020

DATE: Select Thursdays & Fridays | Oct. 2 - Nov. 20
TIME: Thursdays | 6 - 7 and 8:30 - 9:30 | Fridays | 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. & 9 - 10 p.m.
PRICE: Members: $50 for a table that seats two, $100 for a table that seats four | General Public: $60 for a table that seats two, $120 for a table that seats four

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Just Announced!
Two virtual concerts of Music in the Garden are now available for sale for $15 each. Have the chance to view a recent concert performed at  the Garden from the comfort of your home. Purchase QVLN and have the chance to view Nov. 20 – 22 or purchase The Sugar Thieves and view from Nov. 27 – 29.

Select Thursdays & Fridays | Oct. 2, 9, 16, 30 | Nov. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20
Thursdays | 6 – 7 and 8:30-9:30 | Doors at 5:30 p.m. & 8 p.m.
Fridays | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. & 9 – 10 p.m. | Doors at 6 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

Music in the Garden Fall Concert Series is back with an intimate, socially-distanced way to enjoy live music with your special someone or closest friends. Listen to toe-tapping tunes by local talent, while taking in breathtaking desert views.
For your comfort and safety, tables and chairs will be socially-distanced and capacity is limited.
AGES 21+
Please review the Garden’s safety precautions.

Please wear a face covering when you are not eating or drinking.

If you are not feeling well before the concert, please contact Visitor Services to exchange or return your tickets.

Dine at Gertrude’s
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Dine at Patio Café
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Select from a variety of light refreshments, or call ahead for a Gertrude’s to-go meal. Enjoy a full cash bar, featuring boutique wine selections

Nov. 12  The Sahnas Brothers | contemporary music featuring Spanish guitar
SOLD OUT | Nov. 13  |  Walt Richardson & Friends | acoustic/folk/world rhythm
Nov. 19  |  Traveler | world fusion
SOLD OUT | Nov. 20  |  Pick & Holler | old time string band


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.