Enjoy Our Spring Colors!
March 16 – April 16, 2023 – As one of the largest spring flower festivals in the region, Tulsa Botanic BLOOMS offers loads of color, fragrance and fun in the Garden.
2023 Spring Bulb Displays
In total over 150,000 spring flowering bulbs were planted in fall 2022, including: 24,000 daffodils, 9,000 hyacinths and 81,000 tulips.
A.R & Marylouise Tandy Floral Terraces:
Art Deco Planting Pattern: Chevrons
Color Palette: Bedlam Bulbs – one side has been planted with crimson and cream colored tulips, the other has been planted with orange, black (dark purple) and white tulips. Come take a pic with your “colors”!
Bulbs to see: crocuses, dwarf irises, squill, daffodils, hyacinth, tulips, camassia
Children’s Discovery Garden:
Color Palette: colors of Oklahoma sunset
Bulbs to see: dwarf irises, daffodils, hyacinth, tulips, species tulips, muscari (grape hyacinths), camassia, giant snowflake
Lakeside Promenade and Visitor Center
Bulbs to see: crocuses, daffodils, tulips, species tulips
Peak bloom times vary slightly each year depending on weather, but our horticulturists choose early, mid- and late-flowering bulbs for our displays. It’s a new view every week!
On weekends from March 18 through April 30, food options and drinks will be available for sale from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Credit card only
Click Here for Food & Drink Menu!
Every Thursday: Bands & Blooms
Bands & Blooms features live music from 6-8 p.m. along with food and drink options, including beer, wine and cocktails starting at 5 p.m. Visitors can bring chairs or blankets to enjoy music on the lawn or stroll through the Garden. Click Here for Food & Drink Menu!
Spring 2023 Bands & Blooms schedule (March 23-May 4):
March 23: Annie Ellicott
May 4: Pilgrim
Cost to attend Bands & Blooms is FREE for Garden members or regular admission for not-yet-members.
BEST VALUE – Join as a Member for free regular admission, including all our spring and fall Bands & Blooms, plus reciprocal admissions and more!
Advance tickets recommended: $8 for ages 16+, $4 for ages 3-15. Day of tickets are $10/$5 respectively. Walk-up admission is not guaranteed
March 25: Tiptoe Through the Tulips
Cocktails, light bites, live jazz and a sunset stroll through the Garden. Special guest Pat (p.s.) Gordon will be signing limited edition posters featuring his painting Portrait of a Tulip. Details and Tickets
April 2: En Plein Air: Painting, Exhibit & Sale
Watch 15 local artists paint the blooms “en plein air”. See their finished works in an exhibit and sale.