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

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a delicious authentic Mexican buffet and mariachi music on the Main Lawn! $50 per person. Cash bar available. Reservations required, register here.

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

 

May
13
Sat
Wine and Dine for Mother’s Day @ Descanso Gardens
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This Mother’s Day weekend, treat your mom to Patina’s 4-course prix fixe dinner in our beautiful Rose Garden. $100 per person including wine pairing(s). Registration link to come.

May
14
Sun
{SOLD OUT} Mother’s Day Brunch at 9am @ Descanso Gardens
May 14 @ 9:00 am

Please note: Mother’s Day Brunch at 11:30am is SOLD OUT.

Celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day with Patina’s Mother’s Day Brunch under the Rose Pavilion. $65 for adult members, $25 for child members; $75 for adult non-members, and $30 for child non-members. Reservations required, register here.

{SOLD OUT} Mother’s Day Brunch at 11:30am @ Descanso Gardens
May 14 @ 11:30 am

Please note: Mother’s Day Brunch at 11:30am is SOLD OUT.

Celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day with Patina’s Mother’s Day Brunch under the Rose Pavilion. $65 for adult members, $25 for child members; $75 for adult non-members, and $30 for child non-members. Reservations required, register here.

{SOLD OUT} Mother’s Day Brunch at 2pm @ Descanso Gardens
May 14 @ 2:00 pm

Please note: Mother’s Day Brunch at 2pm is SOLD OUT.

Celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day with Patina’s Mother’s Day Brunch under the Rose Pavilion. $65 for adult members, $25 for child members; $75 for adult non-members, and $30 for child non-members. Reservations required, register here.

May
20
Sat
Rose Festival @ Descanso Gardens
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Celebrate America’s favorite flower in our beautiful Rose Garden from May 20-21. Come and experience our discovery station, floral art activities, garden walks and more! All activities free with admission.

For Sunday’s schedule on May 21, click here.

Rare Rose Discovery Station | 9am – noon
Get an up close look at rare and special roses from Descanso’s collection.

Floral Art Activities | 10am – 2pm
Make your very own floral creations using roses and other flowers.

“Human Vase” Living Art | 11am – 2pm
Come view floral artist Alison Franchi and make-up artist Jennifer Aspinall’s latest installation, as they transform a live model into a piece of floral art.

Cello Performance | 11am, noon and 1pm
Enjoy a cello performance framed by the beauty of the Rose Garden.

Rose Garden Walk and Talk | 1pm
Join Descanso Gardens horticulture staff on a guided walk through the Rose Garden.

Patina | 10am – 4pm
Don’t miss rose-inspired fare from Patina available for purchase in the Rose Pavilion.

Rose Festival 2017

Photo: © Danielle Bedics-Arizala

May
21
Sun
Rose Festival @ Descanso Gardens
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Celebrate America’s favorite flower in our beautiful Rose Garden from May 20-21. Come and experience our discovery station, floral art activities, garden walks and more! All activities free with admission.

Rare Rose Discovery Station | 9am – noon
Get an up close look at rare and special roses from Descanso’s collection.

Floral Art Activities | 10am – 2pm
Make your very own floral creations using roses and other flowers.

“Human Vase” Living Art | 11am – 2pm
Come view floral artist Alison Franchi and make-up artist Jennifer Aspinall’s latest installation, as they transform a live model into a piece of floral art.

Cello Performance | 11am, noon and 1pm
Enjoy a cello performance framed by the beauty of the Rose Garden.

Rose Garden Walk and Talk | 1pm
Join Descanso Gardens horticulture staff on a guided walk through the Rose Garden.

Patina | 10am – 4pm
Don’t miss rose-inspired fare from Patina available for purchase in the Rose Pavilion.

Rose Festival 2017

Photo: © Danielle Bedics-Arizala

May
26
Fri
Maple Pop Up Dinner @ Descanso Gardens
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for our Patina pop up dinner at Maple! Drawing inspiration from Descanso Gardens, this new series features Los Angeles-based chefs hosting and creating specialty menus based on their interpretation of our restaurant Maple. Menu and registration link to come.

 

Jun
14
Wed
Chilling and Grilling Cooking Classes @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join Patina’s top notch chefs for the ultimate intimate cooking class experience at our restaurant Maple. Menu depends on the chef. $60 per person. One seating only. Reservations coming soon at www.descansoorders.com.

 

Jun
18
Sun
Father’s Day BBQ at Maple @ Descanso Gardens
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Treat Dad to some tasty BBQ by Patina this Father’s Day! A la carte menu to come, reserve your spot through here.