As the sun sets, Descanso sinks into darkness and the fun begins.
Join us for special evenings of science, music, libations and surprises. Be you a plant nerd or just up for something new, we can’t wait to welcome you into the garden.
- Gates open from 5:30–8:30pm
- Open rain or shine, tickets are non-refundable
- No picnics
- Advance tickets required
- Tickets: $5 members, $15 nonmembers
Become a Descanso Gardens member here.
Night Garden: Campfire Stories | February 9
Grab your flashlight and explore the dark. Learn about nocturnal animals, view the constellations, get a warm drink and listen to stories by the light of the “campfire.” For the complete line up click here.
Night Garden: Plant Power | March 16
Harnessing the power of plants for both mental and physical healing is centuries-old. Come enjoy relaxing activities that will help you understand the amazing potential of the living things that grow all around us.
Night Garden: LA Blooms! | April 6
Celebrate the flower power of Descanso. These colorful, fragrant beauties are an important part of our ecosystem. Wear your best florals as you learn about ours.
Night Garden: Science Quest | May 18
Discover the science of nature that surrounds us from the ground below to the stars above. It’s like science class, but even more fun!