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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 

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Open House for California Naturalist Fall Training

September 3, 2014

Thinking about signing up for the next CA Naturalist training session?

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Volunteers at SBBG

New Volunteer Orientation

September 8, 2014

Do you know someone who is interested in becoming a Garden volunteer? Learn about the diverse volunteer opportunities and the simple steps required to get started

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Specialty Tour: Native Plants for the Home Garden

September 20, 2014

Learn about to plan a beautiful, drought-tolerant home garden, and how you can bring the beauty of native plants to your own home flower garden on

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Members-only Fall Plant Sale Preview Party

September 26, 2014

An early opportunity to shop for natives in a peaceful environment and purchase hard-to-find items at this event’s silent auction.

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Museum Day Live! at SBBG

September 27, 2014
On Saturday September 27, 2014, the Garden will offer free admission with a Museum Day Live! ticket

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Plant Sale

Fall Plant Sale 2014

September 27, 2014 - November 2, 2014

Celebrate California native plants with us ~ Grow native!

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New Volunteer Orientation

October 6, 2014

Do you know someone who is interested in becoming a Garden volunteer? Learn about the diverse volunteer opportunities and the simple steps required to get started

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New Volunteer Orientation

November 3, 2014

Do you know someone who is interested in becoming a Garden volunteer? Learn about the diverse volunteer opportunities and the simple steps required to get started.

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Holiday Marketplace 2014

November 21, 2014 - November 23, 2014

November 21-23, 2014: Come shop in this beautiful outdoor setting as the Garden’s Courtyard is transformed into a veritable Santa’s workshop!

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New Volunteer Orientation

December 1, 2014

Do you know someone who is interested in becoming a Garden volunteer? Learn about the diverse volunteer opportunities and the simple steps required to get started.

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