Garden closes early Dec. 19-23 at 4 p.m. With Last Admission at 3 p.m. Due to Las Noches De Las Luminarias.

Dogs' Day in the Garden

Come. Sit. Play.

January 20, 2018
8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Free with paid Garden admission or Membership.

$4 per dog, benefiting the Arizona Humane Society


Call: 480 481.8188 Visit the Admissions Box Office 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

On this special, dog-friendly day, the whole family, including the canine, can have a doggone great day at the Garden. Go for a walk on Garden trails, get nose to nose with other dog lovers, heel for photo opportunities, and sniff around the Barketplace for some dog-centric merchandise. Before you enter the Garden, visit the Arizona Humane Society Waggin’ Wheels Mobile Adoption Vehicle near the Garden Entry. 


Boppart Courtyard | Times TBD

  • Dog Play Zone

Ullman Terrace | Times TBD

  • Live music at the Dog-friendly Cafe

Dorrance Hall | Times TBD

  • Visit the Barketplace with pet-friendly vendors

The Fine Print

  • Dogs must be on a leash and remain on trails.
  • Dogs must be up-to-date on all vaccinations and licenses.
  • Handlers must pick up after their dogs and dispose of their waste.
  • Desert Botanical Garden reserves the right to refuse entry to or remove any dog thought to be dangerous to other dogs or visitors.
  • Dogs will only be admitted from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Dogs will not be allowed in Gertrude’s or the Garden Shop.