Events & Programs

EVENTS

Events at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

Throughout the year, the Garden offers events that celebrate our connections to California native plants and the environment. These festivals, shows, concerts and other events provide new ways to experience the Garden. Some events are free with general admission; if events are ticketed, you may purchase your tickets online through the registration links below or at our Admissions Kiosk.

Volunteer Info Session

Thursday

Nov

14

through

5 pm - 6:30 pm

Learn about interesting ways to connect with the Garden as a volunteer and the simple steps to get started. Active volunteers are welcome! Bring a friend and catch a glimpse of what’s going on at the Garden.

Acorn Festival

Sunday

Nov

17

through

11 am - 3 pm

This family event is a celebration of our connections to California native plants and the Native American peoples that tended California for millennia. Native American tribal leaders and culture keepers will demonstrate and share these connections through ceremonial dance, art and activities! Food will be available for purchase. There will be a small material fee associated with certain crafts.

The event is Free with General Admission or Membership.

Green Friday: Plant Sale & Free Admission Day

Friday

Nov

29

through

8 am - 5 pm

Turn your Black Friday “Green” with free admission to the Garden and great deals at our Grow Native Nursery (GNN)! GNN will be having a one-day only sale where Members receive 15% off and the General Public receives 10% off all Nursery inventory.

GNN will be open 9 am - 4:30 pm.

Luminaria Nights: Member Opening

Thursday

Dec

12

through

6 pm - 9 pm

Members are invited to enjoy the first magical evening of Luminaria Nights, a Claremont tradition. There will be an exclusive reception for select membership levels.

PURCHASET TICKETS

Thursday, December 12 (Members Only)

Luminaria Nights

Friday

Dec

13

through

Saturday

Dec

21

6 pm - 9 pm

Fridays & Saturdays

December

13 & 14 , 20 & 21

Be enchanted at this Claremont tradition where the Garden glows with light for the holidays. Special holiday installations and music are in store!

PURCHASE TICKETS:

terms

Tickets for events are available for purchase at the Admissions Kiosk or online in advance. Ticket price includes parking (unless otherwise noted) and admission to the Garden. Limited tickets are available, advance ticket purchase is recommended. No refunds or ticket exchanges. Events are subject to change. In the event of cancellation due to weather, tickets are valid for one (1) complimentary admission to Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden during regular business hours, expiring one year from date (not valid for special or ticketed events). Email:advancement@rsabg.org or call (909) 625-8767 ext. 258 for more information.