Events & Programs


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.

RSABG Mobile Tour App


Get lost learning about native California plants without losing your way! Our mobile tour provides wayfinding features with GPS capabilities as well as self-guided tours, text and audio stops, augmented reality and so much more. See the Garden from a totally new perspective! Learn about the California native plants that make our home a biodiversity hotspot in a fun and fresh way! Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden's FREE mobile tour is available for download at Google Play and the Apple Store.

Beat the Heat


5 pm - 8 pm

Beat the Heat: Extended Evening Hours Wednesdays, June through August. Enjoy cool summer evenings and longer daylight hours at the garden. General admission fees apply.

Fall Plant Sale





9 am - 4:30 pm

Join us for the seasonal opening of Grow Native Nursery! Enjoy a wide array of California native plants for sale, just in time for the fall planting season. All members are permitted early entry at 8 am and Acorn Members are invited to a VIP presale and happy hour the night before on Friday, October 26.


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). or call (909) 625-8767 ext. 258 for more information.