Press Releases

Desert Botanical Garden Announces New Fall Festival “Strange Garden” Creeping in on Oct. 27-28

August 17, 2017

A new fall family experience is creeping into Desert Botanical Garden. Halloween-lovers of all-ages are invited to encounter weird sights, fun tricks, enchanting creatures and other alluring curiosities. 

15th Annual Día de los Muertos Celebration

August 14, 2017

On November 4&5, Desert Botanical Garden celebrates its 15th Annual Día de los Muertos Celebration by welcoming visitors to this two-day family-friendly festival that explores the meaning of the Day of the Dead holiday.

Experience Fall’s Music in the Garden Concert Series

August 14, 2017

Desert Botanical Garden announced its fall lineup in its highly anticipated Music in the Garden concert series. This series is the only place to see local and national musicians perform live in the Garden’s iconic desert venue.

Desert Botanical Garden’s Popular Plant Sale Returns

August 14, 2017

Celebrate gardening season at Desert Botanical Garden’s Fall Plant Sale. As temperatures cool down, fall is the perfect time for upgrading your home landscape with new desert plants. 

Desert Botanical Garden Announces Fall Season’s Exhibits And Events

August 10, 2017

Desert Botanical Garden is announcing its fall season with a dazzling array of exhibitions and events to help you enjoy the beauty of the desert. 

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.