Calendar

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Apr
6
Sat
Little Explorers @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 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 through hands-on activities.

Free with admission. No registration required.

Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am

Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks.

Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 1pm from March 1 to May 12. No registration required, subject to availability.

Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm

Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks.

Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 1pm from March 1 to May 12. No registration required, subject to availability.

Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary.
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Walks are subject to weather and availability. For more information, please call (818) 949-4200.
SOLD OUT // Night Garden: LA Blooms! @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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.

 

Magnolia Lawn

DIY Flower Crowns | 5:30–8:30pm
Create your own flower crown using fresh flowers and greenery.

Rose Garden

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.

Nature’s Table

Container Gardening Demos | 5:45pm, 6:15pm, 6:45pm
Learn expert tips about container gardening from Descanso’s horticulture staff.

Promenade

Patina Pop-up | 5:30–8pm
Drinks and snacks will be available for purchase.

Apr
7
Sun
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am

Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks.

Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 1pm from March 1 to May 12. No registration required, subject to availability.

Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm

Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks.

Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 1pm from March 1 to May 12. No registration required, subject to availability.

Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary.
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Walks are subject to weather and availability. For more information, please call (818) 949-4200.
Apr
9
Tue
Wellness Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 9 @ 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 Gardens, an experienced guide will help you explore all that Descanso has to offer.

Free to members. No registration required.

Members only

Apr
10
Wed
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring is in the air! Join us at Descanso as students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program sell a variety of potted plants from April 10–13. Free to members.

Mt. SAC Sale