Festivities For All

In addition to our year-round educational and cultural programming, we have several annual events that have become a tradition for families in the Tulsa community.

Proceeds from these events help fund Garden operations and programs. Sponsorship opportunities are available for each of these events.

Autumn in the
Botanic Garden

Sept. 21 – Oct. 31, 2023

This event includes pumpkin displays, Bands & Blooms on Thursday nights and Scarecrows In the Garden – scarecrows made by groups, families, organizations, businesses and artists which are displayed among thousands of  pumpkins and fall florals. Garden guests vote on their favorite scarecrow for the People’s Choice Award. Families can visit educational, carnival games and booths at BOO-tanical on Thursday evenings in October.

Our 2023 Autumn in the Botanic Garden is presented by Blue Sky Bank/Wendy and Gentner Drummond.


Botanic Garden of Lights

Select nights, Nov. 24-Dec. 30, 2023

Botanic Garden of Lights offers a magical escape from the hustle and bustle of the holidays. Make lasting memories with family and friends as you stroll the Garden aglow with lights and enjoy holiday activities fun for all ages.

2023 Botanic Garden of Lights is presented by Bank of Oklahoma.

Tulsa Botanic BLOOMS!

Our celebration of spring with one of the largest flower displays in the region. Over 200,000 tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, crocuses and other spring flowering bulbs provide a crescendo of color from 4-8 weeks each spring. Bands & Blooms begin mid-March on Thursday evenings, and many other events are scheduled. The weather decides when bulbs will be blooming, but we celebrate from mid-March to late April.