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ZBG Calendar of Events

Events listed below are held at Zilker Botanical Garden unless noted otherwise.

   Admission to Zilker Botanical Garden effective October 1, 2013

$1 for children (ages 3-12) & seniors (age 62 & over)
$2 for adults, Austin resident (ages 13-61)
$3 for adults, non-resident
(ages 13-61)
cash or check please

Zilker Botanical Garden's winter hours are
9:00am- 5:30pm (last entry at 5:00pm)



American Garden Award2014 American Garden Award Winners Announced

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November 2014

Nov 22 - Jan 3, 2015
Holiday Tree Display in Greene Room


Nov 27
ZBG closed for Thanksgiving Holiday


December 2014

Tuesday, Dec 2, 9:30am - noon
Spice Up Your Holidays at Austin Herb Society  Holiday Bazaar
Shop for sweet and savory breads, fragrant spice blends and extracts, herbal soaps, jewelry, and other handcrafted goods at the Austin Herb Society’s annual Holiday Bazaar. AHS members and sponsors will offer products ranging from hand-thrown pottery to herbal teas and aromatherapy and skincare products. Also featured will be original artwork, herbal scrubs and mists, glass plate flowers and vintage fabric aprons, honey, jams and relishes. Gifts for everyone on your list will include baskets, home-sewn items, tea accessories, holiday greeting cards, Rosemary cookbooks, herb-themed tote bags and pottery plant markers crafted by members. Shoppers are invited to enjoy herbal refreshments while listening to yuletide tunes and maybe even receiving a relaxing chair massage! For more information, contact Kate Alsobrook, (512) 451-8360, or visit www.austinherbsociety.org.


Dec 7, 1 - 4pm
Afternoon in the Garden
details coming soon

Dec 13
Early Close at 3pm for Trail of Lights 5K Run

Dec 21, 1 - 4pm
Afternoon in the Garden
details coming soon

Dec 24-25
ZBG closed for Christmas Holiday



January 2015

Jan 1
ZBG closed for holiday


February 2015

Rose Workshop


March 2015

Saturday & Sunday, March 28-29
Zilker Garden Festival

View hours.

Please note parking information and the following closure information.

Zilker Botanical Garden and the Garden Center Building are normally open every day. Additional closures may occur due to unforeseen circumstances. Scheduled closures include:


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Zilker Botanical Garden

2220 Barton Springs Rd
Austin TX 78746