Local dignitaries are scheduled to join us for the ribbon cutting ceremony as we open two new gardens: the Stanford Family Liberty Garden and Bumgarner Family Foundation Lotus Pool. Everyone is invited to this brief ceremony concluding with ribbon cutting and official opening of these new gardens. Food from our Garden of Eatin’ will be available for sale from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and drinks will be available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Remember to bring canned goods/non-perishable foods for half-price admission.*
10:30 a.m.: Tours and activities begin following the ribbon cutting ceremony.
- Tours of the Stanford Family Liberty Garden and Bumgarner Family Foundation Lotus Pool lead by Dustin Stoll, Dir. of Horticulture and Matthew Southall, Curator
- Tour of the A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Floral Terraces with Curator Jeffrey Fox
- Tour of the Children’s Discovery Garden with Curator Julie Powers
- Tour of the Lakeside Promenade with Curator Jacob Neptune
*June 23-30, July 21-28 – Garden admission will be half price at the door with donation of canned goods or non-perishable food items to our food drive benefiting food pantries at Iron Gate and Help Works, Inc. Please note all transactions at the Garden are cashless. We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Google Pay and Apple Pay. (new gardens will not open until July 21)