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


Mighty Monarchs

Sept. 25 – Nov. 14

Monarch butterflies and their friends are back! Take a closer look at pollinators that care for and protect our desert environment.

Cocoon | A Space for Garden Play

Sept. 25 – Nov. 14, 2021

Calling all Insect Explorers! After your visit to the Fall Butterfly Exhibit, stop by Cocoon for more buggy fun. Pose for a picture with butterfly wings, test your insect superpowers and take a closer look under the magnifying glass.

Desert Sol

Oct. 2 - 3

Desert Sol is an invitation to heal, dream, learn and be inspired as you connect with nature in the beautiful surroundings of the Garden.

Become a member and get unlimited access all year!


On-site programming is currently on hiatus.

You will now enter our LEARN portal, if you are a member, please login using the button on the top right corner of the page.
Ticket reservations are required for visitors and members.

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The Garden is hiring full, part-time and seasonal roles.  Apply now or visit our Job Fairs on Sept. 24 & Oct. 9.