Press Releases

Jun Kaneko Sculpture Exhibit at Desert Botanical Garden Opens October 13

June 19, 2017

Bold, colorful and monumental are all words that describe the work of ceramic artist Jun Kaneko, and visitors of Desert Botanical Garden will see his work on display Oct. 13 through May 13. Kaneko’s exhibition at the Garden will include approximately 20 large-scale ceramic and bronze sculptures placed along the Garden’s trails.

Phoenix Artist Larry Kornegay Plans Exhibit at Desert Botanical Garden Opening September 22

June 19, 2017

Phoenix based designer and sculptor Larry Kornegay who creates sculpture, graphic artistry, sign painting and fine art painting, will have more than 20 pieces on display at Desert Botanical Garden beginning September 22 through January 7.

Six Tips To Enjoy Desert Botanical Garden This Summer

May 30, 2017

Phoenix may be gearing up for another hot Arizona summer, but Desert Botanical Garden is helping you explore the beauty of the desert in this iconic attraction with tips and offerings to keep you cool and safe even during the hottest months.

Free Flashlight Tour For Dads To Celebrate Father’s Day

May 26, 2017

Calling all Dads! Head to Desert Botanical Garden to celebrate Father’s Day the evening prior with a free admission to Flashlight Tours with a paid child admission. 

Desert Botanical Garden Appoints 2017-2018 Board of Trustees

May 24, 2017

Desert Botanical Garden appointed 10 members to its 2017-2018 Board of Trustees. The Board is comprised of 50 member-elected community leaders dedicated to the Garden’s mission to advance excellence in education, exhibition and conservation of desert plants of the world. 

Desert Botanical Garden Releases First Landscaping Guide

May 24, 2017

For 20 years, Desert Botanical Garden’s Desert Landscape School (DLS) has served as a leader in desert landscape, installation and maintenance. The Garden is expanding its DLS offerings this year by releasing its first landscape guide—“Desert Landscape School: A Guide to Desert Landscaping & Maintenance.”

Jun Kaneko Sculpture Exhibit at Desert Botanical Garden Opens October 12

May 16, 2017

Bold, colorful and monumental are all words that describe the work of ceramic artist Jun Kaneko, and visitors of Desert Botanical Garden will see his work on display Oct. 12 through April 30.

CELEBRATE NATIONAL PUBLIC GARDEN’S DAY AT DESERT BOTANICAL GARDEN

April 28, 2017

Visit Desert Botanical Garden on National Public Garden’s Day May 12 to receive $4 off admission tickets in honor of the Garden’s fourth place win in the USA Today’s Best Botanical Garden contest.

Artistry and Atmosphere Blend for Ballet Arizona’s ‘Topia’

April 26, 2017

Expect the unexpected as Ballet Arizona continues its yearly tradition, An Evening at Desert Botanical Garden.

FLASHLIGHT TOURS BRIGHTEN SUMMER NIGHTS AT DESERT BOTANICAL GARDEN

April 19, 2017

Whether it is date night or family-night out, come explore the Desert Botanical Garden in a whole new way. Flashlight Tours are sensory adventures to see, hear and feel how our desert nights shimmer.