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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)

 

Now through January 3, 2015
Holiday Tree Display in Greene Room

 

December 2014

Santa in the Garden Dec 13Saturday, Dec 13, 10 am – 3 pm
Santa in the Garden (indoors in the Green Room)
Please join the Austin Area Garden Center on December 13th, 2014 as they present Santa In The Garden 2014. There will be yummy treats, Christmas storytelling, and crafts for all to enjoy. Be sure to bring your own camera and Christmas list for your visit with Santa. Mom and Dads can get their last minute shopping done in the Chrysalis gift shop which will be offering a 15% discount on the entire store. This event is free with paid admission to ZGF (see above).

 

Saturday, December 13, 9:30 am
Second-Saturday Morning Docent-led Tour
(weather permitting)
Second-Saturday Docent-led tours are free with the price of admission, no registration required. Visitors who would like to have a Docent-led tour simply meet the Docent in front of the Garden Center at 9:30. The tour lasts from one to two hours, according to visitor request.

 

Sunday, Dec 14, 1 - 4pm
Afternoon in the Garden “Kirsten’s Holiday Celebration!”
It’s December, time of the shortest days of the year and the St. Lucia celebration. Make a wreath out of grapevines and other natural materials to hang on your door. Craft a pleated hearts to hang on your Christmas tree. Receive valuable plants to trade with another community at the springs! Cost: Free with Garden entry, $3 nonresident adults/$2 adults/$1 children/seniors. For more information contact: Chris.Sanchez@austintexas.gov (512) 477-8672 xt.13.

 

Dec 24-25
ZBG closed for Christmas Holiday

 

 

January 2015

Jan 1
ZBG closed for holiday


Saturday, January 10, 9:30 am
Second-Saturday Morning Docent-led Tour
(weather permitting)
Second-Saturday Docent-led tours are free with the price of admission, no registration required. Visitors who would like to have a Docent-led tour simply meet the Docent in front of the Garden Center at 9:30. The tour lasts from one to two hours, according to visitor request.

Saturday, January 10, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
"Home Fruit Production"

Presented by Joe Posern, President of Travis County Master Gardeners Association

 

February 2015

Saturday, February 7, 10:00 am - Noon
Travis County Master Gardeners "Roses"

Cher Groody will talk about roses.

 

Saturday, Feb 14, 9:30 am
Second-Saturday Morning Docent-led Tour
(weather permitting)
Second-Saturday Docent-led tours are free with the price of admission, no registration required. Visitors who would like to have a Docent-led tour simply meet the Docent in front of the Garden Center at 9:30. The tour lasts from one to two hours, according to visitor request.

 

March 2015

 

Saturday, March 14, 9:30 am
Second-Saturday Morning Docent-led Tour
(weather permitting)
Second-Saturday Docent-led tours are free with the price of admission, no registration required. Visitors who would like to have a Docent-led tour simply meet the Docent in front of the Garden Center at 9:30. The tour lasts from one to two hours, according to visitor request.

 

Zilker Garden FestivalSaturday & Sunday, March 28-29
Zilker Garden Festival


View hours.

Please note parking information and the following closure information.

Closed
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
512.477.8672
info@zilkergarden.org