Cultivate: Mindfulness in the Garden @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 11 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Come see what happens in the garden during extended hours. Take a tour, dance to music amongst the flowers, learn about nature, enjoy food and drink. Grab some friends and enjoy the gardens in a new way.

Included in the price of admission or Descanso Gardens membership, no reservations required. Please note that chairs, blankets, outside food, and picnics are not permitted.

Cultivate: Mindfulness in the Garden

Guided Nature Meditations

  • Enjoy mini meditations with Mariko Tu. These nature meditations will introduce you to the value of nature and wellness
  • Times: 4:45–5pm | 5:30–5:45pm | 6:15–6:30pm

Ecotherapy and Nature Mandala

  • Come collaborate with two certified ecotherapists on an earth mandala using found nature objects throughout the garden. Experience the benefits of ecotherapy as a way to deepen your connection to the natural world
  • Time: 4:30–7:30pm

Craft Activity

  • Decorate an aromatherapy sachet by flower pounding
  • Time: 4:30–7:30pm

Flashdance DJs

  • Have a drink in the Rose Garden bar and enjoy a mix of classic and contemporary songs by our popular guest DJs
  • Time: 4:30–7pm
  • Location: Rose Garden