Showtimes are 2 – 4pm in November through May; 12 – 2pm in June
Area musicians grace the outdoor stage overlooking the Water Garden the second Saturday of each month in November through June.
Sit back, and relax in your favorite tropical setting, and enjoy the musical stylings of our local talent! Bring your own chair or blanket, as Music in the Garden returns outdoors in front of the Water Garden Stage.
Dates: December 10, January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8, May 13, June 10
Purchase Garden Admission Tickets
Included with Garden admission.
About the Artists
December 10 – Jamaz
Jude Amazon aka Jamaz, is a contemporary jazz/blues guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter with pop influences. A resident of South Florida, Jude has been a featured performer at several venues around South Florida and throughout the Southern United States. He has also participated in the annual Jamaican Jazz Festival in Ocho Rios.
January 14 – Little Eddie & the Fat Fingers
Little Eddie & the Fat Fingers are known for their pure, thick, raw vocals over soulful guitar playing, striding/honkytonk/boogie woogie piano, and the deep thump of the doghouse bass, all to a flat tire shuffle!
February 11 – Patchouli and Terra Guitarra
Master guitarist Bruce Hecksel and vocalist and rhythm guitarist Julie Patchouli create a soulful fusion of blazing Spanish and world guitar rhythms, sparkling melodies, and spine-tingling harmonies.
March 11 – The Freecoasters
Known for creating a fresh and original sound by infusing the best of American southern soul with infectious reggae and rocksteady rhythms.
April 8 – Kraig Kenning
Kraig Kenning is a singer/songwriter and national slide guitar champion. Call him contemporary folk, acoustic blues, roots rock or American fingerstyle, the fact is, Kraig has managed to merge a bit of all the above. Kraig has played up to 200 dates a year touring the US for the last three decades, including opening for Mick Taylor of the Rolling Stones and Sonny Landreth and sharing lineups with John Gorka and Patti Larkin.
May 13 – Hat Trick
Hat Trick is comprised of three former members of nationally touring reggae and rock band, SOWFLO. Infused with elements of blues, jazz, calypso, African, and Latin American music, enjoy the reggae sounds during Hat Trick’s Garden debut.
June 10 – Havy Rodriguez & the Miami Splash Band
Hailing from Naples, Florida, Havy Rodriguez & the Miami Splash Band bring a fun fusion of Latin, pop, and jazz music to Naples Botanical Garden. From bachata and bolero to rumba and cumbia, Havy Rodriguez & the Miami Splash Band bring beats that make it hard not to tap along with your feet!
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, and the National Endowment for the Arts.