Locally Grown: A Future for Native Foods

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Enter into a farmer's market of the future, where California native plants are an integral food source in homes and restaurant kitchens. California flora offers a new paradigm of sustainability, environmental restoration and incredible flavor in future food production. This Container Garden exhibition will explore new agricultural models, tasty cultivars, native recipes, and more. Discover over 50 plants that offer visions for our agricultural future in California, as well as present-day examples to try at home. 

 

Garden Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free with standard admission or membership. 

Exclusive Opening Night for Members Only:

October 21, 5:00 - 7:00 pm

Luminaria Nights

Luminaria 2011 - photo by Marge RohrFriday & Saturday evenings

December 9-10 and 16-17

6-9 pm. 

 

Illuminated evening walks featuring live acoustic music, cookies and hot cider and more than 1000 glowing, candle-lit luminarias lighting a half-mile, accessible loop on Indian Hill Mesa. Musicians and bands for each evening are as follows:

Friday, December 9th

Wingsong Canyon

Jill Warhol

Steve Rushingwind         

 

Saturday, December 10th

Wingsong Canyon

Jill Warhol 

Steve Rushingwind        

 

Friday, December 16th

Wingsong Canyon

Claremont High School Jazz Quartet 

Steve Rushingwind            

 

Saturday, December 17th

Wingsong Canyon 

Village Pipers

Steve Rushingwind    

 

Tickets may be purchased online hereTickets are available at the door, but this event does sell out. 

 

PLEASE NOTE our cancellation information:  In the event of event cancellation due to inclement weather, pre-purchased tickets may be used for either: one admission to another scheduled Luminaria Night date in 2016 OR one free general admission to Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden (excluding special, ticketed events and expiring one year from ticketed event date). There are no refunds on sales of Luminaria Nights tickets. If weather is questionable, please check back on Twitter (@rsabg) or THIS page on the event date for status updates.

 

Ticket Information

RSABG Members: $7 adults, $5 students/seniors/children, (children under 3 free)

Public: $8 adults, $6 students/seniors/children, (children under 3 free)

Garden admission fees do not apply for this special ticketed event.