Events

Garden members and visitors enjoy many events sponsored by the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden throughout the year. Whether at the Garden or in the community, these events remain one of the Garden’s most popular attractions and often sell out. 
Contact the SBBG Registrar or phone (805) 682-4726 ext. 102

To view all items on the Garden calendar at a glance, check the Program Calendar 

Hand washing ceremony at Japanese Tea House

Member Event: ShinKanAn Tea Ceremony

July 26, 2016

This event is sold out!

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image of dog in the Garden

Trails 'n' Tails

August 13, 2016

It's awesome being a dog at the Garden! Garden visitors will receive one free admission per leashed dog to enjoy a number of exciting doggie activities!

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Picture of Tea Ceremony

Tea House and Garden (August)

August 13, 2016
Visitors and members are welcome to experience our ShinKanAn Teahouse and Garden.

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The Blaksley Library

Free Seniors Day (August)

August 15, 2016

Welch-Ryce-Haider wants you to be our special guests to enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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Picture of Tea House

Tea House and Garden (September)

September 10, 2016

Visitors and members are welcome to experience our ShinKanAn Teahouse and Garden.

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Fall Native Plant Sale

Free Seniors Day (October)

October 17, 2016

Welch-Ryce-Haider wants you to be our special guests to enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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Woman with wreath

Free Seniors Day (December)

December 19, 2016

Welch-Ryce-Haider wants you to be our special guests to enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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Image of California Poppy. Honorable mention in SBBG Photo Contest, 2013 taken by David Dobreski

Free Seniors Day (February)

February 20, 2017

Welch-Ryce-Haider wants you to be our special guests to enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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