Recent News

image of wine and cheese event in the Courtyard at SBBG

Wine & Cheese Lectures

March 13, 2013

Register now for this series of lecture events taking place this spring & summer at the Garden on Saturday afternoons from 3-5 pm and feature a wide-range of botanical topics and feature local vintners.

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image of SBBG Meadow in May, 2012, photo by John Wardlaw

Meadow Revival Project

March 6, 2013

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden has received a $220,000 grant generously given by the Hind Foundation. These much needed funds will restore the Garden’s Meadow section to its historic glory over the next two years.

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image of bumble bee in Penstemon flower, photo by Lynn Watson

Annual Photo Contest

March 1, 2013

Join in the celebration of California Native Plants and Wildflowers by sharing your photographs with the Garden.
Submit your favorite wildflower and wild place images March 1st to May 31st

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image of Community Crossing on the Campbell Bridge, Feb 14, 2013, photo by John Wardlaw

The New Campbell Bridge

February 14, 2013

The Garden is happy to announce that the Campbell Bridge has been rebuilt and is open once again to Garden visitors.

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SBBG Orchid Show Gala

January 22, 2013

Tickets now available for Natives in Bloom: The Garden's 10th Annual Orchid Show Gala & Auction
March 9, 2013
6:30 - 9:30pm

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