Sunday, October 4, 2020

Autumn In the Garden

Thursday, September 24, 2020 (All day) to Thursday, October 29, 2020 (All day)

Celebrate the changing of the season with pumpkins, hay maze and our annual Scarecrow display. 

Daily: Explore our pumpkin display with thousands of pumpkins, a hay maze and our annual scarecrow display - Vote for your favorite scarecrow to win the People's Choice Award! 

TICKETS: Advance admission tickets are required and can be purchased here

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Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 3 & 4: Art Fair 

Monday, Oct. 12, 8-11 p.m.: Star Night - SOLD OUT

Saturday, Oct. 24, 6 p.m. (gates open at 4 p.m.): Botanic Brass with Signature Symphony of TCC 
Enjoy a picturesque sunset concert at the Garden by Signature Symphony's Brass Quintet. In honor of Tulsa's Oktoberfest legacy, they will play Austrian, German, Polka and Bavarian music.  The Signature String Quarter will play at 5:15 p.m. Tickets are limited and advance purchase is required. See event for details.

Thursday, Oct. 29, 5-7 p.m.: BOO-tanical
Families can trick-or-treat in the Children's Discovery Garden for non-scary, fun.  Pete Tomshany will play live music in the Carter/Sherry Families Tree Fort. Tickets are $3/member child (12 and under) and $6/non-member child. Regular admission for adults. Garden will be open until 8 p.m.

Thursdays are Music Nights - the Garden will be open until 8 p.m. with live music 6-8 p.m. and food truck and bar.  Bring your own chairs or blanket to set up on our lawn 
Oct. 22: Branjae and Cajun Boil Catering food truck

Fridays, Sept. 25-Oct. 23.: Kid's Activities - pick up DIY crafts/activities for kids from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.(materials fee may apply, otherwise free with Garden admission, while supplies last)  
Oct. 23: Nature Journals

Sundays at 2 p.m.: Garden Walk & Talks with horticulture staff - free with Garden admission, first-come, first-serve, first 20. Please wear mask and physically distance from others. Meet behind visitor center.
Oct. 18: Autumn Blooms
Oct. 25: Lakeside Promenade

All the activities listed above are regular admission unless otherwise indicated. Advance timed entry tickets are required and can be purchased here.  (Members must have advance tickets - remember to log in to see member pricing). 


- Please wear masks inside visitor center and restrooms, when purchasing food or drinks outside during music nights and anytime outside when physical distancing 6 ft. from others is not possible. 
- Before entering visitor center, please have your printed or e-tickets ready to scan.
- There is no entry to the Garden between noon and 1 p.m. Visitor Center closes for cleaning. 

Art Fair

Repeats every day until Sun Oct 04 2020.
Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, October 4, 2020 - 10:00am to 5:00pm


Shop the beautiful works of local artists while strolling in the Garden.  Booths will be spaced out in lawn area behind visitor center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Art will include paintings,jewelry, wood, pottery, mosaics and more!  

A food truck will be on site both days from 12 to 4 p.m. On Saturday, Oct. 3 it will be Green Zebra Bowl Co. food truck. On Sunday, Oct. 4 food truck will be Comida, Sol y Vida. 

Artists include:
Kayla Adams · Dawn Bilyeu (Amberle Originals) · Joe Don Brave · Caryn Brown (Caryn Brown Mosaics) · Mel Cornshucker · Caitlin Coughlin · Chelsea Freeman · Angela Harrison (Harrison Hollow Studios) · Tori Hurt and Susan Taylor (Cockatoo Creative) · Alexandra and Michael McCoy  (Steam and Gears) · Donna Prigmore · Ashley Reagan (ibleedheART) · Denise Regouby · Pam Rice · David Savage · Jezz (Jane) Strutt (Pottery by Jezz) · Karen St. Clair · Martha Wells

Admission to Art Fair is included with general Garden admission which is: $8 for ages 13+; $4 for ages 3-12. Children 2 and under are free.   Garden members receive free Admission.  Advance tickets are currently required and can be purchased online.

SAFETY PROTOCOLS: Advance tickets with timed entry are required.  Please wear masks inside our visitor center, restrooms and outside anytime physical distancing of 6 ft. is not possible. Hand sanitizer stations are available outside our front door and in Garden areas. 

Mosaic Buffalo by Caryn Brown

Pam Rice Pasten


Kayla Adams ·

Dawn Bilyeu (Amberle Originals) ·

Joe Don Brave ·

Caryn Brown (Caryn Brown Mosaics)

Caitlin Coughlin

Chelsea Freeman

Angela Harrison (Harrison Hollow Studios) ·

Tori Hurt and Susan Taylor (Cockatoo Creative

Alexandra and Michael McCoy  (Steam and Gears)

Ashley Reagan (ibleedheART)

Pam Rice

David Savage

Jezz (Jane) Strutt (Pottery by Jezz) ·

Karen St. Clair  

Martha Wells

Walk & Talk: Tandy Floral Terraces

Sunday, October 4, 2020 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm

Take a stroll in the A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Floral Terraces - five years to the day of its grand opening!  Curator Dustin Stoll will share about the dfferent design considerations and plants in each Terrace focusing specifically on our collections of roses and lillies. 

Free with Garden admission. Limited to first twenty participants. Participants will be asked to wear masks during tour and physically distance from others not in their group.  Meet behind visitor center.   Walk will last approximately 30-45 minutes.