What's Happening at the Arboretum

All events are open to the public and free, except as noted. They are held in the Arboretum's Horticulture Building, unless otherwise stated. The Arboretum is open daily for self-guided tours from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. 
Mark your calendar for the Arboretum's popular annual upcoming events. More


Events for July and August 2016

  • Garden TourFree Garden TourSaturday, July 2. Free tour with paid admission, first Saturdays of every month.  Meet at Norrie's Gift & Garden Shop at 11:00 am.
  • garden tourSunday Summer Garden TourSunday, July 3. Free tour with paid admission, first and third Sundays of June, July & August. Meet at Norrie's Gift & Garden Shop at 11:00 am.
  • california fuschiaCommunity Day, Tuesday, July 5. All day 1st Tuesday of every month. Free admission to the Arboretum.
  • garden tourSunday Summer Garden TourSunday, July 17. Free tour with paid admission, first and third Sundays of June, July & August. Meet at Norrie's Gift & Garden Shop at 11:00 am.
  • arboretum signFriends of the Arboretum Board Meeting, Wednesday, July 27, 5pm, Horticulture II building.
  • flowersCommunity Day, Tuesday, August 2. All day 1st Tuesday of every month. Free admission to the Arboretum.
  • No alternative textFree Garden TourSaturday, August 6. Free tour with paid admission, first Saturdays of every month.  Meet at Norrie's Gift & Garden Shop at 11:00 am.
  • tourSunday Summer Garden TourSunday, August 7. Free tour with paid admission, first and third Sundays of June, July & August. Meet at Norrie's Gift & Garden Shop at 11:00 am.
  • tourSunday Summer Garden TourSunday, August 21. Free tour with paid admission, first and third Sundays of June, July & August. Meet at Norrie's Gift & Garden Shop at 11:00 am.
  • No alternative textFriends of the Arboretum Board Meeting. August 24, 5pm in Horticulture II Building.

  • Upcoming Annual Events at the Arboretum

  • ARBBQARBBQ and Annual Member's Meeting. Sunday, September 18. 
    Become a member, join the Friends.
  • plant saleFall Plant Sale. Saturday, October 15
  • dry wreathWreath and Gift Sale. Saturday, November 19.
  • hummingbirdHummingbird Day, Saturday, March 4. 2017.
  • flowerSpring Plant Sale, Saturday, April 8, 2017.