Calendar

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Oct
13
Sat
Japanese Garden Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Celebrate Japanese art and culture at this annual event set in our Japanese Garden. Enjoy family-friendly events like taiko drum performances and crafting. The Japanese Garden Celebration is included in the price of regular Descanso Gardens admission.

Ikebana Display | 9am – 5pm
View examples of ikebana, the art of flower arranging, from the Sogetsu School of Ikebana.

Taiko Drummers | 11:30am & 1:30pm
Kishin Daiko drummers perform heart-pounding feats of percussion.

Crafting | 10am – 1pm
Create your own work of art inspired by the Japanese Garden.

Taiko drummers

Image information: © Martha Benedict

Oct
14
Sun
Japanese Garden Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Celebrate Japanese art and culture at this annual event set in our Japanese Garden. Enjoy family-friendly events like taiko drum performances and crafting. The Japanese Garden Celebration is included in the price of regular Descanso Gardens admission.

Ikebana Display | 9am – 5pm
View examples of ikebana, the art of flower arranging, from the Sogetsu School of Ikebana.

Taiko Drummers | 11:30am & 1:30pm
Kishin Daiko drummers perform heart-pounding feats of percussion.

Crafting | 10am – 1pm
Create your own work of art inspired by the Japanese Garden.

Taiko drummers

Image information: © Martha Benedict

Oct
20
Sat
Slightly Spooky Stories @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am

Descanso favorite Ensemble Shakespeare Theater returns with a family-friendly retelling of your favorite Halloween stories. Enjoy a selection of stories that are funny, surprising, and slightly spooky. Kids (and grown-ups) are encouraged to come in costume!

 

Oct
21
Sun
Slightly Spooky Stories @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am

Descanso favorite Ensemble Shakespeare Theater returns with a family-friendly retelling of your favorite Halloween stories. Enjoy a selection of stories that are funny, surprising, and slightly spooky. Kids (and grown-ups) are encouraged to come in costume!

 

Oct
27
Sat
Slightly Spooky Stories @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am

Descanso favorite Ensemble Shakespeare Theater returns with a family-friendly retelling of your favorite Halloween stories. Enjoy a selection of stories that are funny, surprising, and slightly spooky. Kids (and grown-ups) are encouraged to come in costume!

 

Oct
28
Sun
Slightly Spooky Stories @ Descanso Gardens
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am

Descanso favorite Ensemble Shakespeare Theater returns with a family-friendly retelling of your favorite Halloween stories. Enjoy a selection of stories that are funny, surprising, and slightly spooky. Kids (and grown-ups) are encouraged to come in costume!