Teacher Open House - August 12

Our annual Teacher Open House will be held on Saturday, August 12, 2017 from  9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Please RSVP online here

  • Free Garden admission for school teachers and administrators and their immediate family.
  • Preview school tours and programs aligned with Common Core Standards. Explore the fun and educational outdoor experience we offer to students.
  • Reserve field trips. Spring reservations fill up quick. Bring your calendar to schedule a fun and educational trip for your students.
  • Stay an hour or stay all day

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden offers walking tours and programs that include activity stations to help educate students about the Golden State. Tours and programs convey the importance of native plants, cultures of indigenous people and natural history of California. RSABG tours and programs correlate with K - 8 Cross Curricular Common Core Standards for California public schools.

Read more about RSABG School Tours and Programs


  

Flash Sale at Grow Native Nursery - Saturday, May 27

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40% off for Members & 20% off for Public on GNN inventory!

Surprise! You have one more day to get fabulous deals on California native plants at our Grow Native Nursery. This Saturday, May 27, swoop in for your last chance on big discounts before the nursery closes for the summer.

For a list of plant availability, subject to change, go here: http://rsabg.org/plant-availability.

Garden Groove Summer Concerts: Thursdays, July 13 - August 3

Website Image 01Thursday Evenings, July 7 - 28

Gates open at 6:30 p.m. | Concerts begin at 7 p.m.

 

Garden Groove 2017 Lineup
  • July 13 - Louie Cruz Beltran: with an extensive repertoire from Brazilian style and Afro-Cuban rhythms to a blend of R&B, Salsa, Reggae, Latin Rock and Jazz, Louie Cruz Beltran will provide a perfect soundtrack to get you on your feet and dancing!
  • July 20 - Sligo Rags: an award-winning acoustic band, this dynamic ensemble presents Celtic Folk with a decidedly bluegrass attitude.
  • July 27 - Susie Hansen and the Latin Band: electric violinist and vocalist Susie Hansen plays fiery Latin Jazz and Salsa, creating music that brings audiences to their feet, dancing in the aisles.
  • August 3 - The Dogs: a Rock n Roll group started in 1997 by four seasoned and accomplished musicians looking for a better alternative to "Classic Rock". The careful selection and execution of deep cut vinyl tracks will take you back to where you were when these gems were released.

 

Enjoy the cool evening air at the Garden with great music and good friends. You can purchase food and beverages from Gourmet Gourmet Catering, Bert & Rocky's, and Last Name Brewing in the Courtyard the evening of each show. 

Buy tickets online or at the gate. Ticket price includes parking and evening admission to the Garden. Limited tickets are available, advance ticket purchase is recommended. No refunds or ticket exchanges. Concert events are subject to change. In the event of cancellation due to weather, concert tickets are valid for one (1) complimentary admission to Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden during regular business hours, expiring one year from concert date (not valid for special or ticketed events). Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (909) 625-8767 for more information.

 

Individual event ticket pricing:

Public: $9 (Children ages 12 and under are FREE)

Members: $5 (Children ages 12 and under are FREE)

Gold Card & Acorn Level Members are FREE - Must show membership card at concert for complimentary admission.

 

Purchase tickets now!

 

The 2017 Garden Groove concert series is sponsored, in part, by Golden State Water Company.

Butterflies and Brews - Wednesdays in June, 6-8 p.m.

brewsWednesday Nights in June, 6 - 8 p.m.

Tickets: $15 public; $10 RSABG members, includes one California-brewed beer (or California grown wine; additional beverages may be purchased).

An event for guests 21 and up, ID required.

Local musicians provide the soundtrack to the Garden and the Butterfly Pavilion. Learn fun facts from our butterfly experts while you walk among the butterflies and enjoy a cold beer on these warm summer nights.

The fine print: 

  • Ticket price includes evening admission, admission to the Butterfly Pavilion, light snacks, and one complementary beer. Additional beverages may be purchased for $5 each. Free parking. 
  • The Garden remains open until 8 p.m.
  • Must be 21 or older to attend and must show proper identification. No exceptions. Children will not be admitted even if parent or guardian is present. (Children may enjoy Wednesday extended hours in the Garden but will be excluded from the Butterflies and Brews beverage areas.) 
  • Purchase tickets at the admissions kiosk or charge by phone, in advance or day of. No refunds or ticket exchanges. In the event of a weather-related event cancellation, tickets are valid for: 1) Entry to another Butterflies and Brews evening this season or 2) one regular Garden Admission, valid one year from date of cancelled event (not valid for ticketed events). No outside food, beverages, or alcohol may be brought into the Garden.