Fall/Winter Class Registration
August 01 2022
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January 31 2023
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

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Orchid Society of Greater St. Louis Sale
January 28 2023
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January 29 2023
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Orchid Show
January 28 2023
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February 26 2023
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Spring/Summer Class Registration Open
February 01 2023
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August 31 2023
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

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Orchid Nights
February 09 2023
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Orchid Nights
February 23 2023
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Chihuly in the Garden 2023
May 02 2023
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October 15 2023
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Grapes in the Garden
May 12 2023
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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Spirits in the Garden
October 27 2023
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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Orchid Show
(February – March)
$5 (ages 3 & over)
in addition to Garden admission 
Free Garden members

Cymbidium Red BeautyA once-a-year opportunity to see 800 exotic, fragrant winter-blooming orchids displayed among tropical plants. A welcome mid-winter break! Theme changes annually. — Learn more.


Grapes in the Garden
(May)

$45 Adults

 

$35 Garden members

$15 Designated drivers

Grapes in the GardenSample more than 100 international and domestic wines and enjoy hors d’oeuvres on a beautiful spring evening in the Garden. — Learn more.


Whitaker Music Festival
(June – July)
Free admission after 5 p.m.

Whitaker Music FestivalA ten-week Wednesday evening outdoor concert series held each summer. The concert series features artists performing blues, jazz, rock, band and more. Pack a picnic or purchase sandwiches and beverages on site. Lawn seating at the Cohen Amphitheater; bring chairs or a blanket. Music begins at 7:30 p.m.; last entry at 9 p.m. A limited number of wheelchairs are available for use on a first-come, first-served basis. Motorized scooters and strollers are not available for rent on Whitaker performance evenings. Sponsored by the Whitaker Foundation. — Learn more.


Green Homes Festival
(June)
at the Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House

Painting a Metro bus muralHelp your family live green – and live healthier! Celebrate sustainable living and explore ways to maintain a healthy you and a healthy planet. Bring your home improvement ideas and talk with over 100 green product and service exhibitors.—Learn more.


 Japanese Festival
(Labor Day weekend)
$15 adults (ages 13–64)
$5 children (ages 12 & under)
$5 Garden members
Free members' children
(ages 12 & under)

TaikoCelebration features taiko drummers, sumo wrestlers,  candlelight walks through the 14-acre Japanese "garden of pure, clear harmony and peace," kimono fashions, bon odori dancing, ikebana and bonsai demonstrations, outdoor marketplace and food court. No trams.  — Learn more.


Best of Missouri Market® and More
(October)
$12 adults (ages 13–64)
$5 children (ages 12 & under)
$5 Garden members
Free members' children
(ages 12 & under)

Best of Missouri MarketMore than 140 Missouri food producers and craftsmen offer specialty foods, baked goods, fresh and dried flowers, herbs, handcrafted items, baskets, custom jewelry and much more. Live music, cooking demonstrations by master chefs, and a Kids' Corner with cow milking and pumpkin decorating. No trams.  — Learn more.


Spirits in the Garden
(October)

Flowering cactusCelebrate All Hallows' Eve with the spirit of Henry Shaw while sampling botanical spirits from local distilleries. — Learn more.


Gardenland Express
(November– December)
$5 (ages 3 & over, daytime)
in addition to Garden admission 
$2 (ages 3 & over, evening)
when combined with same-date Garden Glow admission

Free Garden members

Gardenland ExpressThis nostalgic show appeals to all generations, with G-scale trains of many eras traveling through a miniature landscape of fresh plants, accented by beautiful poinsettias and flowers. — Learn more.


Garden Glow
(November-January)
$16/18* adults (ages 13 and older)
$12/14* members
$10 children (ages 3 to 12)
$6 member children
*adult ticket prices increase by $2 after December 18           

Climatron illuminated for Garden GlowStroll the Garden at night surrounded by unique lighting installations, entertainment and surprises throughout the grounds. —Learn more.

Sake and Sakura

Grapes in the Garden

Whitaker Music Festival


June-August
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Japanese Festival


Labor Day Weekend
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Fest-of-Ale


October
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Orchid Show and
Orchid Nights


February-March
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Garden Glow


November-December
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Garden Gallop

Chinese Culture Days

Green Living Festival

Best of Missouri Market®


October
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Spirits in the Garden


October
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Gardenland Express Holiday Flower & Train Show


November-December
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