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Mt. SAC Plant Sale 11:00 am
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 3 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Join us in the Oak Woodland as students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program sell a variety of potted plants from Thursday to Saturday, October 3–5. All plants for sale are grown and …

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Mt. SAC Plant Sale 11:00 am
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Join us in the Oak Woodland as students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program sell a variety of potted plants from Thursday to Saturday, October 3–5. All plants for sale are grown and …

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Harvest Wine Dinner 6:00 pm
Harvest Wine Dinner @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm
Join us for the four-course Harvest Wine Dinner on Friday, October 4 at Maple. Enjoy torta di polenta, a winter vegetable flight, stuffed quail, and crème anglaise with brandy apples. Each course will be perfectly …

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wanderPLAY 6:00 pm
wanderPLAY @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
wanderPLAY @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Come connect with nature as you wander through the Rose Garden to breathtaking views at sunset. Musicians will be improvising mystical tones a long with other hidden interactive surprises. This is an opportunity for grown-ups …

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Little Explorers 10:30 am
Little Explorers @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Explore Descanso Gardens from the ground up with your children ages 2 to 5. On the first Saturday of the month, Little Explorers will encourage kids to use their senses to discover the natural world …

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Mt. SAC Plant Sale 11:00 am
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Join us in the Oak Woodland as students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program sell a variety of potted plants from Thursday to Saturday, October 3–5. All plants for sale are grown and …

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{SOLD OUT} Urban Forager: Deconstructing Salsas 11:00 am
{SOLD OUT} Urban Forager: Deconstructing Salsas @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Please note that this class is sold out. Join Urban Forager author Elisa Callow and featured chef Mario Rodriguez as they demonstrate the remarkable variety of salsas using the traditional comal pan and incorporating fresh and …

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Urban Forager Book Signing 2:30 pm
Urban Forager Book Signing @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join Urban Forager author Elisa Callow from 2:30–3:30pm on October 6 and November 3 in Van de Kamp Hall for a tasting and book signing. Books will be available for purchase.  
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Wellness Walk 8:30 am
Wellness Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 8 @ 8:30 am
Join us once a month for a fun and relaxed guided walk along Descanso’s many beautiful paths and trails. Whether you are looking to improve your health, make new friends, or get to know the …

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Japanese Garden Celebration 9:00 am
Japanese Garden Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Japanese Garden Celebration @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Celebrate Japanese art and culture at this annual celebration set in our Japanese Garden. Activities included in the price of regular admission. Ikebana Display | 9am – 5pm View examples of ikebana, the art of …

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Japanese Garden Celebration 9:00 am
Japanese Garden Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Japanese Garden Celebration @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Celebrate Japanese art and culture at this annual celebration set in our Japanese Garden. Activities included in the price of regular admission. Ikebana Display | 9am – 5pm View examples of ikebana, the art of …

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Free Tuesday {Tickets Required} 9:00 am
Free Tuesday {Tickets Required} @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Free Tuesday {Tickets Required} @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
To join us on Free Tuesday, you will need advance tickets. Descanso Gardens opens its gates for free the third Tuesday of every month, and the response has been great. So great, that in order …

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Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work 10:00 am
Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Get a sneak peek of master carvers working on pumpkins big and small for Carved. Join us in Van de Kamp Hall from October 19–23, 10am–4pm.    
“Shine a Light” Closing Celebration 7:00 pm
“Shine a Light” Closing Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
"Shine a Light" Closing Celebration @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Celebrate the final week of Shine a Light featuring Descanso’s first artist-in-residence, Carole Kim. The closing celebration will include projections on the Oak Forest canopy and performance in the installation. Five artists will also perform …

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Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work 10:00 am
Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Get a sneak peek of master carvers working on pumpkins big and small for Carved. Join us in Van de Kamp Hall from October 19–23, 10am–4pm.    
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Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work 10:00 am
Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Carved: View Pumpkin Artists at Work @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Get a sneak peek of master carvers working on pumpkins big and small for Carved. Join us in Van de Kamp Hall from October 19–23, 10am–4pm.    
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Carved 6:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
. TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT There are no more tickets available . For five evenings only, 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 100 pounds—will line a path through the Camellia Forest. The one-mile walk features …

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Carved 6:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
. TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT There are no more tickets available . For five evenings only, 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 100 pounds—will line a path through the Camellia Forest. The one-mile walk features …

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{FULL} Garden Sprouts 10:00 am
{FULL} Garden Sprouts @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
{FULL} Garden Sprouts @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Please note that Garden Sprouts is full. Join us on four Fridays from October 25–November 15. Meets in the Harvest Garden. Garden Sprouts is a grownup and child (ages 2–4) class where the seeds of …

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Carved 6:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
. TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT There are no more tickets available . For five evenings only, 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 100 pounds—will line a path through the Camellia Forest. The one-mile walk features …

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{SOLD OUT} Carved: A Pumpkin Carving Workshop 1:00 pm
{SOLD OUT} Carved: A Pumpkin Carving Workshop @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
{SOLD OUT} Carved: A Pumpkin Carving Workshop @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Please note that Carved: A Pumpkin Carving Workshop is sold out. Take your pumpkin carving up a level using basic stencils and tools. All materials and carving tools are included with the workshop fee. $30 …

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Carved 6:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
. TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT There are no more tickets available . For five evenings only, 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 100 pounds—will line a path through the Camellia Forest. The one-mile walk features …

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Member Bird Walk 8:00 am
Member Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am
Come join our monthly walk for birders of all levels. Bring binoculars! Keep your bird count tallied on the updated and now downloadable Descanso Bird Checklist. MEMBERS ONLY
Carved 6:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Carved @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
. TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT There are no more tickets available . For five evenings only, 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 100 pounds—will line a path through the Camellia Forest. The one-mile walk features …

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