Music on the Meadow and Mother’s Day Celebration
May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free with Membership or general admission
Celebrate the mothers in your life with a delightful afternoon on the Upper Meadow with a special performance of the Palos Verdes Symphonic Band. Concessions will be available for picnic purchases along with beer and wine. To add some relaxation to the day, professional masseuses will be on hand to provide micro massages for a fee. Children will be invited to make a handmade gift using treasures from the Garden. Picnic blankets and low folding chairs are welcome. Come for the flowers, stay for the music!
Purchase advance General Admission tickets online, or at the Visitor Services Center at the Garden.
Know before you go!
Arrival time: the Garden opens at 9:00am. Guests can arrive at any time to enjoy the Garden before the concert. The concert area in Upper Meadow will open at 2:00pm for guests to pick their picnic spot and set up. The concert is from 3:00-5:00pm.
Parking: Arrive early to ensure a smoother parking process. All parking is FREE!
- Carpooling is recommended as the lot fills quickly.
- There will not be overflow parking at the Rolling Hills United Methodist Church- the horse trail will not be open for this event.
- Overflow parking is available at the Promenade on the Peninsula parking structure, levels 2 and 3:
Promenade on the Peninsula
550 Deep Valley Drive
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
Shuttles will run from the Promenade to the Garden every 20 minutes from 10:30 am to 5:30 pm and will be located near the Deep Valley Drive turnaround by El Pollo Inka.
What to bring: Bring a picnic blanket, lawn chairs, and weather-appropriate gear (sunscreen, hats, and/or jackets). Bring your own picnic food and non-alcoholic beverages, too! We will have food, beer, wine and mimosa options available for purchase as well. Please: no canopies, tents, glass or outside alcohol!
Please note: bag checks will be conducted upon admission. This is to ensure everyone’s safety!
Concessions: Family-friendly food will be available for purchase, along with beer, wine and mimosas.
Chair massages: Professional masseuses will be onsite to provide micro-massages. These massages are 10-15 minutes long and available for a fee. Limited space is available. Sign-ups will be taken the day of, onsite in Upper Meadow.