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December 2017

December 27, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Bluegrass with The Get Down Boys Location: Rose Garden 11 am – 11:50 am 1 pm – 1:50 pm 2:15 pm – 3 pm The Get Down Boys have been a staple in the Southern California Bluegrass scene over the past six years. They have performed all over the country including appearances at Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, Joe Val Festival, OGDEN, Grass Valley Bluegrass, The Grammy’s P&E Events honoring T-Bone Burnett & Neil Young, The Hollywood Bowls Summer Sounds Series, The…

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December 28, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Vox DJ’s on the turntables, artist to be decided. Location: Rose Garden 11 am – 3 pm  

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December 29, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Vox DJ’s on the turntables, artist to be decided. Location: Rose Garden 11 am – 3 pm

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December 30, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Vox DJ’s on the turntables, artist to be decided. Location: Rose Garden 11 am – 3 pm

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January 2018

January 1 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until January 31, 2018

South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

January 1 – January 31 Free with Garden admission Get your body moving and grooving with our musical garden installation! A selection of trails will host a special “mix-tape” to mix up your post-holiday walk. After you’ve experienced our woodland dance party, follow your map to create and listen to the sounds that nature makes at highlighted locations throughout our 87 acres.  January 6 Eclectic Guitarist, Shin Kawasaki Location: Rose Garden 11 am – 12 pm 12:30 pm – 1:30…

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January 1 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Vox DJ’s on the turntables, artist to be decided. Location: Rose Garden 11 am – 3 pm

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January 6 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Eclectic Guitarist, Shin Kawasaki Location: Rose Garden Performances at: 11 am – 12 pm 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm 2 pm – 3 pm   Born and raised in a conservative coastal town of Toyama, Japan, Shinichiro Kawasaki has been on a search. The journey led him to Osaka for college education, then Los Angeles for musical encounters with the likes of Lee Takasugi and Visiting Violette, Chili Charles of Mike Oldfield fame, and Los Desnudos who he co-founded and gained his Independent…

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January 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

This special DJ performance will be in conjunction with the Kids Club program. Guests are encourage to picnic and enjoy a dance party in the Sakura Meadow prior to embarking on their Kids Club: Let’s Play House! adventure. Time:  11:00 am – 3:00 pm Location: Sakura Meadow  

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January 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Free with Garden admission, RSVP encouraged Hibernation is a way that some animals deal with the harshness of winter — they curl up in a safe place and stay there until winter ends. Some dens are in burrows, in rock crevices, hollow trees, or brush piles. Families are invited to drop-in to learn how animals build dens and hibernate in winter by adventuring through our Garden and participating in four adventure stations.

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February 2018

February 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

We apologize, but this event has been cancelled. For further information, please call Karen Haverkampat (951) 901-0536.

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February 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Free with Garden admission, RSVP encouraged Teach your kids about water conservation through a fun and engaging series of water play activities. Families are invited to drop-in to learn how they can make better choices at home by adventuring through our Garden and participating in four adventure stations. Come learn, hands on with Kids Club.

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March 2018

Cherry Blossom Festival

March 3 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Included with Garden admission. With a short blooming season, many believe Cherry Blossoms symbolize the fleeting beauty of life.  It is also the national flower of Japan. Join us for a “hanami” or Cherry Blossom viewing as you stroll through the Garden or picnic in the Amphitheater Lawn.  Travel to Japan through sight, taste and sound with bento (lunch), beer and sake for sale by Okamoto Kitchen and The Ramen Spott, live performances throughout the afternoon, and family-friendly craft activities for all…

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March 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Free with Garden admission Location: Frances Young Hall The Peninsula Committee Los Angeles Philharmonic invites you to Music in the Garden, which showcases young musicians of Peninsula and South Bay schools. Festivities will also include Philharmonic’s Music Mobile, face painting, drum circle, food for purchase and more. Bring your families for a fun day in the garden! This annual program benefits music youth education. For more information, please visit www.pclaphil.org.

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March 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Bug Hunt Free with membership or Garden Admission. RSVP highly encouraged. Grab your map and put on your explorer’s hat to visit four mission stations in search of the miniature beasts that call the Garden their home. Catch flying insects with sweep nets, discover what invertebrates make their home in the soil, and learn the life cycle of bugs.  

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March 24 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Members-only Preview Sales: 7 – 9 am General Public: 9 am – 4 pm Free with membership or Garden Admission. Sponsored by Propagation Workshop, Back 40 and South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation, this annual Plant Sale is an important fundraiser for the Garden and a popular community event. Stop by early to see the best selection. Participating vendors include: MB Landscaping and Nursery, Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy, Ricardo’s Nursery, Palos Verdes Begonia Society and South Coast Rose Society. Donated…

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March 25 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Teen Photographer with Adult Ticket: $49 Location: Frances Young Hall and Garden Grounds Join us for a spring day of exploration and creativity thru your lens. The Garden Foto Fest Presented by PAUL’S PHOTO, Creative Photo Academy and the South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation is a fantastic opportunity for photographers of all ages, skill levels, and interests to learn and have fun making pictures!   The South Coast Botanic Garden offers photographers the opportunity to capture gorgeous images of plant and…

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April 2018

April 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

$25 Members/$30 non-Members. Nothing beats homegrown veggies in flavor and freshness, plus the peace of mind that comes from knowing where and how our food is grown! This hands-on workshop with Master Gardener, Liza Go is designed with the beginner home gardener in mind. It focuses on the basics of raised bed and container gardening including: soil and growing media, season appropriate vegetables and herbs, seeds and starts, maintenance – watering, fertilizers, pest management, harvesting. So get your hands dirty, and…

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April 8 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Free public program, RSVP encouraged. Join the Palos Verdes/South Bay Audubon Society for a tour of the Garden in search of birds. Bird walks are a great way to learn to identify birds and appreciate nature. No experience required, binoculars are highly recommended.  Meet in the Elaine Cornish Courtyard. Group departs at 8am sharp.

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$95.00 – $110.00

LITTLE SPROUTS

April 12 @ 10:30 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until May 3, 2018

South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

 (Ages 3-5) Thursdays, April 12, 19, 26 and May 3 $95 Members/$110 Non-members Join us this spring for a series of outdoor adventures designed to introduce children and their caregivers to the wonders of the natural world. Each class will introduce a new topic that will include an outdoor Garden exploration and a hands-on art project. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress for the outdoors. Registration required. Class size is limited to the first 15 registrants.

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April 20 - April 21
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

Free with membership. During Garden hours:  9:00am – 5:00 pm Be the first to enjoy the first blooms of the new Rose Garden. Members are invited to bring and enjoy a picnic, smell the roses and take in the view of nearly 100 cultivars, including 20 old and rare varieties.

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