August Events

Check out our August events! We have a lot going on at the Garden during this month, including Astronomy Night, a Plant Walk with our CEO, and more! We are open late on Thursday evenings until 8pm. Plan your visit around one of our fun events or just come out for a stroll through the Garden.

COMPOSTING WITH WORMS
Saturday, August 5 & Sunday, August 6, 1pm

Tulsa County Master Gardener and Master Composter Steve Wood will give a short talk on composting with worms and demonstrate how to build your own worm composting bin. Bring the family to get up close with some wiggly worms!

FAMILY NIGHT SCAVENGER HUNT
Thursday, August 10, 5-8 pm

Bring the family for some late summer fun and see how many things you can find on a scavenger hunt in the Children's Discovery Garden.

ASTRONOMY NIGHT
Saturday, August 12, 9 - 11pm

Local astronomers will be at the Garden with telescopes to look at the night sky & watch for meteors during the peak of the Perseid Meteor Shower. Pie in the Sky food truck will have late-night snacks available. The Garden will close at 5pm and re-open at 9pm. (Some areas of Garden will be closed during this event.) 

NATIONAL HONEY BEE APPRECIATION DAYS
Saturday, July 15 & Sunday, July 16, 1pm

Celebrate National Honey Bee Appreciation Day with us! Greg and Shelly Hannaford of Tulsa Urban Bees will give a short talk starting at 1pm on honey bees and bee keeping. They will bring an observation bee hive and samples of honey for tasting.

MUSIC NIGHT: GRAZZ TRIO
Thursday, August 24, 6pm

Enjoy the bluegrassy, folky and bluesy sounds of the Grazz Trio (Cody Brewer, Cody Clinton and Kurt Nielson) while watching the sun set in the Garden. Music starts at 6pm. My Baby Can Cook food truck will be selling their delicious home-style dishes. Beer and wine will also be available for purchase. (no outside alcohol is permitted) 

GARDEN TOUR
Saturday, August 26 & Sunday, August 27

Join Garden staff for a walk to enjoy the summer colors and fragrances in the Garden. Tour starts at 1pm on both days. 

BONUS NIGHT: PLANT WALK WITH CEO DR TODD LASSEIGNE
Thursday, August 31, 6pm

Join Garden President & CEO Dr. Todd Lasseigne for a walk in the Garden to see what’s growing, blooming and thriving in our Oklahoma summer. Plant walk starts at 6pm.


Tulsa Botanic Garden is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10am to 5pm, and Thursday evenings from 5pm to 8pm (through daylight saving time). Watch the calendar for special events and times! (You can also follow us on 
Facebook for event updates and more.) 

Admission prices are FREE for Garden members; $8 for ages 13+; $4 for ages 3–12. Children 2 and under are free. For map/directions, click here. For more information call 918-289-0330.