Calendar

May
5
Fri
Cinco de Mayo Mariachi Night @ Descanso Gardens
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Patina-style with a delicious 4-course prix fixe menu with mariachi music! Click here to make a reservation.

 

Jun
8
Thu
Members Only Summer Kick-off @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm

Descanso Members are invited to celebrate the beginning of summer with a musical performance by La ChambaBorn into working-class Los Angeles communities, La Chamba amplifies the realities that make them who they are by adding a rhythm to the daily bustle of life. Their audience is as much a part of their performance as they are: encouraging and electrifying people to let loose and release their grind on the dance floor.

Bring a picnic or purchase grill favorites from Patina and enjoy a wonderful evening under the Descanso oaks. Lawn seating is first-come, first-served. No reciprocal gardens admissions.  

MEMBERS ONLY

 

Jun
15
Thu
Music on the Main: Yuko Mabuchi @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm

Our Music on the Main series starts off with dynamic young pianist Yuko Mabuchi.

Enjoy eight evenings of live music presented by some of the coolest jazz artists in the Southland. This season features bright newcomers and a mix of styles. Bring a picnic or purchase dinner from Patina’s concession stand, and enjoy a wonderful evening under the Descanso oaks with friends. All shows are free with admission to the Garden. Lawn chairs are allowed and lawn seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Jun
21
Wed
Garden Grooves @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The 3rd and 4th Wednesdays of each summer month feature The Flashdance DJs spinning all-vinyl sets. Come relax, enjoy a cold beer for purchase, and wander through the Rose Garden and the shade of Descanso’s oak trees and Camellia Forest as the sun sets.

Jun
22
Thu
Music on the Main: Dr. Bobby Rodriguez Latin Jazz @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm

Our Music on the Main series continues with Latin legend and Grammy nominated artist Dr. Bobby Rodriguez.

Enjoy eight evenings of live music presented by some of the coolest jazz artists in the Southland. This season features bright newcomers and a mix of styles. Bring a picnic or purchase dinner from Patina’s concession stand, and enjoy a wonderful evening under the Descanso oaks with friends. All shows are free with admission to the Garden. Lawn chairs are allowed and lawn seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Jun
27
Tue
World Rhythms: moira smiley & VOCO @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm

Our World Rhythms series opens with genre-bending moira smiley & VOCO, bringing elegance and grit to folk songs original and ancient.

This eight-week series of world music and dance performances celebrates humankind’s connection to nature and gardens. Bring a picnic or purchase Patina grill favorites for a family-friendly evening of fun! Free with admission to the Gardens.

World Rhythms is made possible with support from the Capital Group.

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Jun
28
Wed
Garden Grooves @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The 3rd and 4th Wednesdays of each summer month feature The Flashdance DJs spinning all-vinyl sets. Come relax, enjoy a cold beer for purchase, and wander through the Rose Garden and the shade of Descanso’s oak trees and Camellia Forest as the sun sets.

Jun
29
Thu
Music on the Main: Kathleen Grace @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 29 @ 6:00 pm

Our Music on the Main series continues with Kathleen Grace, an exquisite singer and songwriter who mixes jazz, country, and classic torch song.

Enjoy eight evenings of live music presented by some of the coolest jazz artists in the Southland. This season features bright newcomers and a mix of styles. Bring a picnic or purchase dinner from Patina’s concession stand, and enjoy a wonderful evening under the Descanso oaks with friends. All shows are free with admission to the Garden. Lawn chairs are allowed and lawn seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Jul
4
Tue
World Rhythms: Aditya Prakash Ensemble @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 4 @ 6:00 pm

Our World Rhythms series continues with Aditya Prakash Ensemble, uniquely blending Indian ragas and complex rhythms with jazz’s rich harmonic structure.

This eight-week series of world music and dance performances celebrates humankind’s connection to nature and gardens. Bring a picnic or purchase Patina grill favorites for a family-friendly evening of fun! Free with admission to the Gardens.

World Rhythms is made possible with support from the Capital Group.

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Jul
6
Thu
Music on the Main: Gina Saputo @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm

Our Music on the Main series continues with rising vocalist Gina Saputo.

Enjoy eight evenings of live music presented by some of the coolest jazz artists in the Southland. This season features bright newcomers and a mix of styles. Bring a picnic or purchase dinner from Patina’s concession stand, and enjoy a wonderful evening under the Descanso oaks with friends. All shows are free with admission to the Garden. Lawn chairs are allowed and lawn seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.