Our annual Autumn in the Botanic Garden festival kicks off Thursday, September 22 and runs through Sunday, October 30, 2022. The Garden will be open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with late hours (open until 8 p.m.) on Thursdays, during Autumn in the Botanic Garden Tuesday-Sunday (included with regular admission): Explore our Oklahoma-shaped straw hay maze and shop from over 14 varieties of pumpkins and gourds as well as dried heirloom cob corn. See the display of scarecrows created…
BOOtanical Bands & Blooms: Booker Gillespie Trio
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October 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Food and drinks will be available for sale at 5:30pm including beer, wine, cocktails, non-alcoholic drinks, hot dogs and more. Our Garden of Eatin’ will be serving food along with Manilla Ice Food Truck.
Thursday nights in October will be BOO-tanical Bands & Blooms. In addition to the live music, food and drinks, the Garden brings back our popular offering of a trick-or-treat trail with eight fun, educational nature-themed stations including “Maggot Painting” in partnership with OSU Entomology Department. Each child gets a trick-or-treat bag with their trick-or-treating ticket to collect unique treats like bug, bird and wildlife trading cards, insect toys, seeds for planting, candy and more. There will also be a kids’ costume contest at 7 p.m. each week. Cost for participating in the BOO-tanical trick-or-treating is $10/child in advance, $12 at the door, in addition to regular admission ticket. Spaces are limited and at-the-door tickets are not guaranteed.