Please note that Descanso Gardens is closed until further notice.


{CANCELED} Cultivate: Spring Blooms @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please note that Cultivate: Spring Blooms has been canceled. 



{CANCELED} Shakespeare in the Garden @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 5 @ 2:00 pm

Please note that Shakespeare in the Garden is canceled.

Ensemble Shakespeare Theater returns with performances amongst Descanso’s spring blooms. This fun, funny, moving production will travel to peak bloom spots as the season changes, showcasing a blooming botanical backdrop for your favorite Shakespeare scenes. Meets at Center Circle.

No registration required. Included in the price of regular admission. Free to Descanso Gardens members. Please note that this program does not meet on Sunday, April 12.



Forest Sounds: “The Sky Beneath Our Feet” by Pete Wyer @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm
Come walk though an immersive sound installation by composer Pete M. Wyer. Inspired by the coast live oaks at Descanso Gardens, “The Sky Beneath Our Feet” was written specifically for Descanso. Played over 72 speakers throughout the Camellia Forest, visitors will experience this choral and instrumental composition as they walk through the garden. Free with admission.
Check out the schedule for “The Sky Beneath Our Feet” from April 6–May 31:
  • Monday–Thursday | 12pm, 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
  • Friday–Sunday | 12pm, 4pm
{CANCELED} Extended Hours @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Please note that Extended Hours are canceled.

The gates of Descanso stay open until 7pm from Monday–Thursday, March 23–May 28 during our peak bloom season. Stop by after work and enjoy an evening stroll in the serenity of the garden.

No registration required. Included in the price of regular Descanso Gardens admission. Free with Descanso Gardens membership.