Entry fee: Garden Members $5, Non-Members $8 Registration is due by April 28.
Attention scouts, classrooms, families and other groups! Build a fairy house and enter it into our contest! All submitted houses will be on display for the Festival on May 6. Winners will be chosen at the Festival and various prizes will be awarded, including an hour-long education program here at the Gardens for your group. Click here for a contest entry form!
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Meet the Authors: Friday, August 4, 2:00 to 4:00 PM at the Buffalo Convention Center. The public is invited to this free event, offering the opportunity to mingle with many authors from across the U.S. who will have books on hand to show, sell, and sign.
Acts will be announced soon but don’t wait, get your tickets starting Friday, March 24!
ALL AGES EVENT! Enjoy a great night out with family & friends
Up-close performances from amazing artists on the gorgeous Botanical Gardens lawn
Amazing food samples from over 20 area restaurants
Beverage tastings from award-winning wineries and breweries
General Admission Tickets include: entry to the concert and the Gardens, a wine glass, wine, beer and delicious tidbits from local restaurants. VIP Tickets include: everything listed above AND a private VIP party and concert viewing area, VIP food and wine, an opportunity to mingle with the artists and more! (limited number available)
General Event Info:
Doors open at 5:30pm for General Admission Ticket holders and 5:00pm for VIP Ticket Holders. Tastings and music to start at 6pm
Will Call: The Will Call Tent will be located at the entrance to Starry Night in the Garden. Will Call tickets can ONLY be picked up on your way into the event. The Botanical Gardens will not have will call tickets ahead of time. The will call tent will open at 4pm
Cameras are allowed
You are not allowed to bring in any food, drink coolers etc.
This is an all ages show - Every person MUST have a ticket.
Seating: This is a general admission show and there is no seating. You may bring a lawn chair at your own risk.
Dress: This event is outside so dress for the weather. Summer attire is common... sundresses - khakis etc... You will be walking and standing on grass. Ladies - a flat or wedge shoe is your best bet!
Weather: This event is outside and will happen rain or shine!
Parking: Free parking is located around the South Park Ring Road and on the streets around the park. Please obey city parking signs! The parking lot next to the Gardens will be $10 per car and will fill up fast. We will park on a first-come, first-served basis.
RAFFLE! There will be a fantastic on-site raffle that benefits the Botanical Gardens. Volunteers will be walking the crowd selling tickets and there will be a raffle prize tent located on the front lawn. Raffle tickets are $20 for one sheet (25 tickets) or $40 for three sheets (75 tickets).