<< BACK TO MEMBERSHIP & BENEFITS

Join or Renew Today and receive free admission all year round while supporting South Coast Botanic Garden. Exciting membership benefits increase with each level!

Basic

$45/ YEAR
  • • FREE admission for ONE adult with Members Express Entry • Reciprocal membership at 250 gardens nationwide • Newsletter and email notices • Discount in Gift Shop, to Family Movie Night, educational programs, classes and with local retailers • FREE admission to Member Preview Days, Quarterly Member Walks and Member Appreciation Day • Tax Deductible amount: $45

Basic Plus

$65/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Basic Membership plus: FREE admission for TWO adults • FREE admission your children and grandchildren under 18 • Tax Deductible amount: $65

Deluxe

$125/ YEAR (BEST VALUE)
  • All the benefits of Basic Plus Membership plus: Access Card – for guests and friends to use • FREE plush toy and a tote bag • FOUR one-time use guest passes • Unlimited FREE Tram Tours • Invitations to THREE Deluxe Safari Adventures, special nature excursions designed for families • Gift Certificate for one FREE plant at the Gift Shop • Tax Deductible amount: $76

Sustainer

$300/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Deluxe Membership plus: FOUR additional tram passes to share • FOUR additional guest passes (8 total) to share • Invitation to participate in a field trip with Garden experts • Invitation to the Hot Toddies and Carolers event • One private walking tour with Garden Staff • A FREE Family Gift membership • FOUR additional guest passes to share with friends and family (8 total) • Tax Deductible amount: $221

Supporter

$500/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Sustainer Membership plus: Invitation to a family-friendly Member VIP Event annually (Spring Tea at the Garden) • A private golf cart tour of the Garden (not transferrable) • A personalized behind the scenes tour of our Propagation Workshop • Tax Deductible amount: $401

Garden Circle

$1,000/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Supporter Membership plus: TWO FREE tickets to the adults only Farm to Table Dinner • A silent auction gift package for use at a charitable event of your choice • Personalized concierge service with our Membership program coordinator • FREE Garden Picnic Blanket, Wine Glass or Hat • Tax Deductible amount: $826

Garden Circle Bronze

$2,000/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Garden Circle Membership plus: Invitations to an adults-only whiskey tasting event • Invitation to an adults-only craft cocktail and herb garden event with the CEO and other Garden experts. • Invitation for a private lunch with the CEO • Private consultation with Garden Expert in your home garden • Tax Deductible amount: $1,731

Garden Circle Silver

$5,000/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Garden Circle Bronze Membership plus: THREE weekday, adults-only, casual lunch and learn events • Invitation to an adults-only event in the home of a Garden donor or Trustee • Garden Circle Tiffany Charm bracelet with one charm granted for each year of renewal • Recognition on our new Annual Donor Wall in the Elaine Cornish Courtyard • Tax Deductible amount: $4,291

Garden Circle Gold

$10,000/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Garden Circle Silver Membership plus: Private preview tour of special exhibits and plant sales before they are open to the general public • Invitation to lunch with the Board President • We will make personal arrangements for enhancing your child or grandchild’s school visit to the Garden • Recognition as a Garden Circle Gold member on our new Annual Donor Wall in the Elaine Cornish Courtyard

Garden Circle Platinum

$25,000/ YEAR
  • All the benefits of Garden Circle Gold Membership plus: 20 Guest Passes to the Garden • A 25% discount on a special event rental in the Garden • Recognition as a Garden Circle Platinum member on our new Annual Donor Wall in the Elaine Cornish Courtyard

Students, Teachers, Seniors

SAVE!
  • Discounted pricing is available for students, teachers and seniors. (*Proof of eligibility required)

Reciprocal Memberships

GET MORE!
  • Membership includes FREE admission to 200 Gardens nationwide plus an additional 28 California gardens

* Please show current membership card at the admission window.  Beginning January 1, 2013 a fee of $3 will be assessed for reprinting a lost or misplaced membership card.  $5 for two cards.

* Passes are one-time use only and must be surrendered at the Guest Services Center.  Passes cannot be replaced if lost, misplaced or stolen.