Complimentary Ticketing for Festival Members

The Missouri Botanical Garden offers members at the Festival level and higher free tickets to a variety of events, including weekend festivals, special exhibit nights, and Garden Glow. For events that have timed and dated tickets, we recommend eligible members order their tickets in advance to ensure availability. 

To request complimentary tickets, please visit the tickets page and select Festival Member Admission for the appropriate event. 

Please note that Festival admission is not available for certain events. Consult membership benefits for details on what activities are included in your membership level. 

Garden members at the Festival level and above qualify to receive free tickets to Garden Glow, on view November 17, 2017, through January 1, 2018. The total number of complimentary tickets you receive is based on your membership level. Complimentary tickets may be used on a single visit or multiple visits. Additional tickets may be purchased at the member price.
  • $195 Festival level members: 6 free tickets*
  • $350 Contributor level members: 8 free tickets*
  • $700 President’s Society members and above: VIP Admission Passes by request (please contact

*Ticket limits include both adult and child (ages 3-12) tickets. Children ages 2 and under receive free admission to Garden Glow, and do not require a ticket.

All Garden Glow tickets are timed and dated. Complimentary tickets are subject to availability, and advance tickets are highly recommended. Tickets are NOT available for December 23, 24, and 25.

To order your complimentary tickets in advance, have your membership card ready and use one of the methods below:

  1. Fill out our online request form (at least 3 days in advance; requests are not fulfilled on weekends)
  2. Visit the ticket counter at the Ridgway Visitor Center
  3. Call the Garden Glow Ticket Hotline at (314) 678-7442 or the Membership Office at (314) 577-5118
Same-day tickets are not guaranteed, and date exchange fees on previously reserved tickets will apply. For more information about your membership, please contact the Membership Office at (314) 577-5118 or