Autumn in the Garden

 Get in the spirit of fall with pumpkins, scarecrows and lots of activities at the Garden from Oct. 3 to Nov. 3.  Every day you can vote on your favorite scarecrow to win the People's Choice award, try the hay maze, take photos at our Pumpkin tree and pumpkin labyrinth. 

Every Thursday is Music Night with live music from 6-8 p.m.  A food truck will have dinner options and cash bar with beer and wine. 
Bring a blanket or chairs if you like. Thursdays will also be Dog Nights when dogs are allowed from 5-8 p.m.  Free for member dogs: $4/dog for non-member dogs.

Oct. 3: David Horne & Musical Friends Super Plant Party, Food truck: MASA
Oct. 17: Desi and Cody. Food truck: RUB
Sunday, Oct. 20: Jacob Tovar will play 2-4 p.m. Bachelor's Table Mobile food truck - (rescheduled from Oct. 10) 
Oct. 24: Jared Tyler. Food truck: Mangiamo
Oct. 31: Pete Tomshany. Food truck: TBA

Friday, Oct. 4, 6:30 p.m.: Pig Roast Dinner with chefs Joel Bein (owner of Rub food truck) and Robert Carnoske (owner of MASA food truck) 
Tickets must be purchased in advance.

EVERY WEEKEND: Drop-In Activities & Pumpkin Decorating ($5 for pumpkin materials)
Saturdays, 10 a.m. - noon and Sundays, 2 - 4 p.m.
Oct. 5 & 6: Lawn Games & Make a Pumpkin Face
Oct. 12 & 13: Decorate a Walking Stick & Paint a Galaxy Pumpkin
Oct. 19 & 20: Explore Fall Leaves & Make a Black Cat Pumpkin
Oct. 26 & 27: Fall Scavenger Hunt & Carve a Pumpkin (family activity)

Tuesday-Friday, Oct. 15-18, 10:30 a.m.: Fall Break Story Times 
Guest readers will share a nature-themed story with music, games, crafts or other activities.  Free with admission. Bring a picnic to enjoy in the Garden after story time.

Thursday, Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m.: Garden to Table Dinner with Justin Thompson

Thursday, Oct. 31, 5-7 p.m.: BOO-tanical 
A smaller-sized, non-scary, trick-or-treating time for the little ones in the Children's Discovery Garden.  Buy tickets online.