Calendar

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Jan
13
Sun
Cool Camellia Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Celebrate our iconic camellia collection during peak blooming season on Saturday and Sunday, January 12 & 13. Enjoy crafting, live music, walks and more among these blooming winter beauties. Included in the price of regular Descanso Gardens admission, no reservations required.

Camellia Crafting
10am – 2pm both days
Make your own camellia-inspired craft to take home.

Elixir Piano Trio
11:30am & 12:30pm both days
This dynamic trio performs traditional and modern music with classical, folk and jazz influences.

Camellia Walks
2pm Saturday & 1 & 3pm Sunday
Join camellia experts for a tour of Descanso’s collection on Saturday at 2pm and Sunday at 1pm. The Southern California Camellia Society President will offer a tour of the camellia show on Sunday at 3pm.


Camellia Demonstrations
1pm Saturday & 2pm Sunday
Steve Medford demonstrates pruning camellia plants on Saturday, and George Harrison will lead a camellia arranging demonstration on Sunday.

Pacific Camellia Society Show @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

For more information and for additional show information, click here.

 

Jan
15
Tue
Beginner Tai Chi @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 15 @ 8:30 am

For the Advanced Tai Chi session beginning Wednesday, January 16, click here.

Ten-week Beginner Tai Chi session starting Tuesday, January 15 – March 19. $125 for members, $155 for nonmembers. Advanced registration required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

Free Tuesday @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Admission to Descanso Gardens is free the third Tuesday of every month. Get into the Gardens faster with online tickets! Please note that free admission is applied at checkout when reserving tickets online.

Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States

Bring your little owlets 2 and older for an enchanting nature-themed story time at Magnolia Lawn.

Jan
16
Wed
Advanced Tai Chi @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 16 @ 8:30 am

Ten-week Advanced Tai Chi session starting Wednesday, January 16 – March 20.

$125 for members, $155 for nonmembers. Advanced registration required. Online registration to come. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

Jan
19
Sat
Community Service Day @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 19 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am
Get hands-on gardening experience and help care for the Gardens at this volunteer opportunity. Instruction will be provided and work will be supervised by Descanso horticulture staff. This is a great opportunity for individuals, friends, and organizations.
 
· All experience levels welcome.
· Ages 16 or older.
· Bring gardening gloves.
· Limited Space Available, RSVP required.
 
RSVP to volunteer@descansogardens.org by Wednesday, January 16. You will be sent additional instructions and will need to sign a waiver form in order to participate.
Southern California Camellia Society Show @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

For more information and for additional show information, click here.

 

Jan
20
Sun
Southern California Camellia Society Show @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

For more information and for additional show information, click here.

 

Jan
22
Tue
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States

Bring your little owlets 2 and older for an enchanting nature-themed story time at Magnolia Lawn.