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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)

May 2015

May 16-17, 2015
Annual Austin Bonsai Society Show & Sale - 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

May 23, 2014
Austin Daylily Society- 50 Shades OF Green 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zilker Botanical Garden in Austin, Texas

Daylilies are dependable, easy-care perennials that are hardy in Central Texas! These prolific bloomers are tolerant of drought, adapt to most soils, and grow well in full sun or light shade. Hundreds of colorful and unusual blooms will be featured in the show and available for sale. FREE and open to the public! For more information on the Show and Austin Daylily Society, please visit www.austindaylily.org and Like us here on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AustinDaylilySociety

June 2015

June 6 & 7, 2015
21st Annual Austin Pond and Garden Tour

This year’s tour will feature twenty private gardens in North, Central and South Austin. Ponds of every size and description are included along with streams, fountains and waterfalls. Some gardens are Certified Wildlife Habitats and most have native plants. Contact BJ Jenkins: pondtour@austinpondsociety.org 512-629-7825

June 11, 2015
Preparing for the Fall Vegetable Garden - 10 a.m. to noon

Imagine gardening without sweat dripping from your brow or mosquitoes buzzing in your ears or having to water every day. Those are just a few of the many benefits of the cool season vegetable garden. Join us as we discuss vegetable selection, soil preparation and the importance of timing for the fall and winter garden. Master Gardener Patty Leander is a writer for Texas Gardener magazine and grows vegetables year round in her Oak Hill garden.

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service-Travis Co, 1600-B Smith Road, Austin
Cost: $10/seminar for early registration; $15/seminar for late or on-site
Register: https://agriliferegister.tamu.edu/TravisCounty
Contact: Daphne Richards, 512-854-9600 or drichards@ag.tamu.edu

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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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