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

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.


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.


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. 

Dinner on the Desert Celebrates Colors of the Desert Botanical Garden at Dusk

March 15, 2017

Dinner on the Desert 2017 will celebrate a spring evening with the desert’s colors at dusk as guests gather to enjoy the setting sun spread breathtaking colors over the desert garden. 

Devour Culinary Classic Announces Bold Move to Desert Botanical Garden in 2018

March 2, 2017

Having sold out the event for the previous four years, the Devour Culinary Classic is heading to a new venue in 2018 to accommodate the event’s growth and vision.

What is In Bloom at The Desert Botanical Garden?

February 28, 2017

It is that time of year … flowers are blooming and what a better place to check them out then the Desert Botanical Garden. 

Spring Plant Sale 2017

February 28, 2017

Celebrate the gardening season at the Desert Botanical Garden’s Spring Plant Sale.

Desert Botanical Garden Executive Director Appointed to National Museum and Library Services Board

February 28, 2017

President Barack Obama appointed the following individuals to key Administration posts including Desert Botanical Garden’s Executive Director Ken Schutz.

Desert Botanical Garden Opens Hazel Hare Center For Plant Science

February 28, 2017

The new 85,000 square foot horticulture campus featuring the Hazel Hare Center for Plant Science will now be the “heart” of the Desert Botanical Garden. This is a multi-phased project with Phase 1 set to open to the public on Saturday, March 4.