Calendar

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Jan
12
Sat
Cool Camellia Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 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 Dr. Bradford King on Saturday and James Fitzpatrick on Sunday for walks through Descanso’s camellia collection.

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.

Jan
13
Sun
Cool Camellia Celebration @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 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 Dr. Bradford King on Saturday and James Fitzpatrick on Sunday for walks through Descanso’s camellia collection.

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.

Feb
9
Sat
NightGarden: Campfire Stories @ Descanso Gardens
Feb 9 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Bundle up, enjoy live music and discover what happens in the Gardens after dark. Warm up with hot chocolate, grilled cheese and soup in the crisp night air. Take a tour and dance to music amidst the flowers. Let your inner science geek go free and enjoy nature in a new way.

$5 members; $15 nonmembers. Advance tickets required, registration link to come.

Mar
9
Sat
Drop-in Art Making @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join us for an art making project inspired by spring.

Mar
10
Sun
Origami Folding @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Try your hand at the art of origami with help from experts at this drop-in activity. No registration required.
Mar
16
Sat
Origami Folding @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Try your hand at the art of origami with help from experts at this drop-in activity. No registration required.
NightGarden: Plant Power @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The plants around you can save your life. Immerse yourself in the Gardens and learn about the benefits of nature. Let your inner science geek go free and enjoy nature in a new way.

$5 members; $15 nonmembers. Advance tickets required, registration link to come.

Mar
17
Sun
Origami Folding @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Try your hand at the art of origami with help from experts at this drop-in activity. No registration required.
Apr
6
Sat
NightGarden: LA Blooms! @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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, registration link to come.

Apr
13
Sat
Drop-in Art Making @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join us for an art making project inspired by spring.