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 

Image of Members' Preview Sale

Fall Native Plant Sale Preview Party

September 27, 2019

Kick off our month-long native plant sale with a members-only evening in the Garden's courtyard.

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Image of Fall Plant Sale 2018 by Randy Wright

Fall Native Plant Sale

September 28, 2019 - November 4, 2019

Celebrate California native plants with us ~ Grow native!

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image of Tea Ceremony at ShinKanAn Teahouse. Photo by Steven Lewis.

Teahouse and Garden (October)

October 12, 2019

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

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Vintage photos of visitors in the Meadow

Free Senior Day (October)

October 16, 2019

Welch-Ryce-Haider invites Seniors to be our special guests and enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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Picture of Tea House

Teahouse and Garden (November)

November 9, 2019

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

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Tea Ceremony at ShinKanAn Teahouse. Photo by Steven Lewis.

Teahouse and Garden (December)

December 14, 2019

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

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Woman with wreath

Free Seniors Day (December)

December 18, 2019

Welch-Ryce-Haider invites Seniors to be our special guests and enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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