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Please note that Night Garden: LA Blooms! is sold out.
Celebrate the variety and beauty of flowers. Wear your best florals, or maybe a garden party hat, and enjoy blossoms – real and imagined – in full bloom. Let your inner science geek go free and enjoy nature in a new way.
$5 members; $15 nonmembers. Advance tickets required.
DIY Flower Crowns | 5:30–8:30pm
Create your own flower crown using fresh flowers and greenery.
Drop-in Sketching | 5:30–8:30pm
Borrow a sketchbook and be inspired by the blooms around you.
Flower Mask Photo-op | 5:30–8pm
Try on floral masks and head pieces created by artist Felisa Funes and take your picture in front of a blooming backdrop.
Live Music: Ikat Quartet | 5:45–6:45pm, 7:15–8:15pm
Enjoy live music by this contemporary classical guitar quartet.
Poetry Improv Duels with Melrose Poetry Bureau | 6–6:30pm and 7–7:30pm
Give words and topics to Melrose Poetry Bureau to use for on-the-spot interactive poetry duels.
Patina Concession Stand | 5:30–8pm
Food and drinks will be available for purchase.
Container Gardening Demos | 5:45pm, 6:15pm, 6:45pm
Learn expert tips about container gardening from Descanso’s horticulture staff.
Patina Pop-up | 5:30–8pm
Drinks and snacks will be available for purchase.
Connect with nature through sketching and exploring with Drop-in Nature Journaling.
A BioBlitz is a community event that focuses on identifying wildlife species in a specific place in a short amount of time. Come BioBlitz with us and contribute to the worldwide 2019 City Nature Challenge. Learn how to upload your photos to iNaturalist and add your discoveries to a growing map of nature in Los Angeles.
Free with admission. Advance registration required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center, or by phone at (818) 949-7980.