Music in the Garden

Musicians grace the Water Garden Stage on the second Saturday of each month now through June. Dates: May 14, June 11.


North Carolina-based sculptor Patrick Dougherty, his son, Sam, and handpicked local volunteers transform 30,000 pounds of willow saplings into an immersive structure on the Kapnick Caribbean Garden lawn, on view through 2023.

Woven: Fiber Arts Now

Five local fiber artists come together in this original exhibition on view now through June 26, 2022 to showcase and celebrate fiber art, all using nature and the Garden as a source of inspiration. Visitors will be invited to participate in a community weaving project opening weekend.

Family Wonder Days

On Saturday, May 28 and Sunday, May 29 at 8am – 5pm, walk, observe, navigate, draw, explore, and read (W.O.N.D.E.R.) together during the new Family Wonder Days celebration. Garden-wide fun awaits with a weekend of wonderful games, activities, and scavenger hunts for the whole family! 

Tasting the Tropics

On Saturday, July 2, 2022 from 9am – 2pm, take your taste buds on a trip across the globe to sample fruit from the tropics — and learn about some of the less well-known fruiting plants we grow here!

Christy Noonan: Meditations on Waterlilies

Entranced by the Garden’s waterlily collection, Christy Noonan uses her canvas to bring parts of the unseen world into our view on display July 15 – September 11, 2022 in Kapnick Hall.