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 

Volunteer planting native plants

Earth Day Planting Project

April 22, 2018

Garden members are welcome to participate in an exciting Earth Day Planting Project in partnership with California State Parks.

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image of Garden Members Picnic, under the Meadow Oaks at SBBG

Members Picnic

May 17, 2018

Members only: Celebrating our members with music, food, games, and friends. Great for the whole family!

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Image of Lookout mosaic and California Poppy woodblock print by Patti Jacquemain

Walking through the Seasons Book Signing

May 23, 2018

More details to come

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Join us for flower arranging.

Free Senior Day (June)

June 20, 2018

A Destination for Seniors All Year Round:  For the fourth year in a row our generous sponsor,  Wel

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The Blaksley Library

Free Seniors Day (August)

August 15, 2018

Our sponsor, Welch-Ryce-Haider invites those 60 and better to enjoy the Garden admission free all day. 

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Image of Poppy by David Dobreski

Free Senior Day (October)

October 17, 2018

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, 2018

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

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