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, 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 in advance, have your membership card handy and follow the instructions below.

Origami After Hours
Thursdays and Fridays, June 3–August 27

This spring and summer, the Garden will be filled with the monumental sculpture exhibition OrigamiintheGarden. Origami After Hours are special evening viewing opportunities that include live music, themed activities, and food and drink available for purchase.

Festival Members receive a total of six free adult tickets to Origami After Hours (all member children are free). Your six free tickets may be used on one night or on across multiple nights. We recommend you order your Festival tickets in advance to ensure availability.

 To reserve your complimentary Origami After Hours tickets in advance, use one of these methods after April 1:

  • Online: Reserve tickets here (Member ID required).
  • By Phone: Call the Membership Office at (314) 577-5118 (Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.).
  • In person: Visit the Member and Visitor Services Desk in the Visitor Center during regular Garden Hours.

Please note: Daytime admission to the exhibition OrigamintheGarden is included with your free general admission member benefits. Festival members receive a total of six adult and any child entries daily. Due to daily capacity limits currently in place, we highly recommend you order your daytime general admission tickets in advance at mobot.org/visit. Same-day tickets cannot be guaranteed.