Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Botanical Gardens

Posted on April 10, 2017 by Erin Grajek | 0 Comments

The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will celebrate Moms with a Mother’s Day Membership Markdown from May 1 through May 14. On Mother’s Day Weekend, May 13-14, the Botanical Gardens will also be open from 10am to 5pm each day to welcome all types of mothers and their families.  A wonderful gift for mom would be a visit to the Botanical Gardens on her special weekend and a year-long membership to the Botanical Gardens. The Gift Shop will also be stocked with last minute gifts for moms.

Mother’s Day is May 14 and the Botanical Gardens is celebrating with a Mother’s Day Membership Markdown! From May 1 through May 14 all individual memberships will be 20% off to honor all the amazing moms in our lives. Memberships include; year-round, free admission to the Botanical Gardens, discounts on selected classes, shows, and exhibits; 10% discount in the gift shop and on plant sales; seasonal mailings and invitations to special events. Another great benefit of Botanical Gardens’ Membership is that it includes reciprocal admission benefits to nearly 300 gardens and arboretums across the country as well as in Canada and Mexico. Membership pricing is as follows; students regularly $35 will be $28; seniors usually $35 will be $28; individuals usually $45 will be $36; dual seniors usually $60 will be $48; dual adult usually $70 will be $56; grandparents; usually 65 will be $52; families usually $75 will be $60; family advantage usually $95 will be $76 and gardener advantage usually $110 will be $88.  Join for the first time or extend a current membership!  Memberships are available online at www.buffalogardens.com, inside the Botanical Gardens at the admission desk and in the Gift Shop.

Celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend, May 13-14, in a way both you and your mom will enjoy. The whole family will delight in a trip to the tropical oasis for some time to relax and enjoy each other and nature. During Mother’s Day Weekend, the Botanical Gardens will be open from 10am-5pm and a small café will be set up inside May 13-14 from 10am-3pm. The café will be a casual experience where guests can enjoy fresh, portable snacks, sweet treats and creative herbaceous drinks from chef Avi Altman of Obviously Avi Catering.  Dishes, treats and drinks will be priced individually. 

The Botanical Gardens’ Gift Shop will also be open from 10am-5pm on both days.  The Gift Shop offers many different gifts for mom ranging from gardening essentials, unique gifts, local jewelry, flowers, plants and more.

General admission prices for Mother’s Day weekend are; $11 for adults, $10 for seniors (62+) $9 students (13+), $6 for kids 3-12, Botanical Garden Members and kids two and under are free.  Tickets are available online at www.buffalogardens.com or inside the Botanical Gardens at the admission desk.

Use #BotanicalGardens and @Buffalogardens when posting and tagging on social media. For more information, visit the Botanical Gardens’ website at www.buffalogardens.com. Proceeds benefit the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens Society Inc., a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization with a mission to inspire curiosity and connect people to the natural world through its historic living museum.


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