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Huntsville Botanical Garden

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4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
(256) 830-4447

April 2024

Golden Hour

April 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

FridaysApril 19 – September 275:00 PM – Dusk We’re changing things up this year—with double the Golden Hours! From April 18 through September, Garden hours on Thursdays and Fridays are extended to dusk. Enjoy food, drink, and entertainment in the shade of the Cedar Glade, and explore our 118 acres during the golden light of evenings at the Garden. Great for decompressing after work, enjoying a lovely date night, or simply seeing the Garden in a different light! Members get…

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Seeds to Sprouts: April: Garden in a Pot

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Embark on a garden adventure with your children as they explore our Demonstration Vegetable Garden, unraveling the fundamentals of establishing a thriving garden at home. Each child will get hands-on experience by planting their own seed, creating a green connection that they can nurture and watch blossom at home. Join us for a day of educational fun and cultivate the joy of gardening in the hearts of our young enthusiasts! Member Child: $10Non-Member Child: $20Non-Member Adult: $14 April 12 April…

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Meowy Mondays

April 22 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Get ready to purr with delight, because Meowy Mondays are debuting at Huntsville Botanical Garden starting April 1—no fooling! We’re opening our lush, vibrant garden paths to our feline friends and their humans every Monday. To join in the fun, make sure your kitty companion is either safely leashed or cozily tucked into a pet-approved carrier, stroller, or backpack. With a special cat admission of just $5, we’re embracing the joy and connection that comes from experiencing the natural world…

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Dog Days

April 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Embark on a garden adventure with your furry companions every Thursday throughout the year, during regular Garden hours (Including Golden Hour). Join us for a pet-friendly exploration of nature’s beauty!

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Global Rhythm & Blooms

April 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Global Rhythm & Blooms is an enriching event series dedicated to celebrating the vibrant tapestry of cultures from Huntsville’s international communities that make our city so special. Through a series of engaging and immersive experiences, attendees will have the opportunity to appreciate and learn about diverse cultural traditions and contemporary expressions through music, dance, food, and drink. The event series will take place in the Cedar Glade on Thursdays, April 18 through Sept. 26, from 5 PM – dusk. Join us on this enriching cultural journey…

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Gardening 101: Beginning Gardening Series

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
gardening

Looking to cultivate your green thumb but unsure where to begin? Whether you're a novice or have had little success in the past, this gardening series is tailored just for you! Led by instructor Rebecca Turk, this comprehensive course will guide you through the essentials, from understanding light exposure to mastering bed preparation, plant selection, soil quality, watering techniques, and essential tool selection. With a blend of informative lectures and hands-on demonstrations, participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for outdoor…

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Glass In Flight Tour| Member Exclusive

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Exciting news for all members! Join us for an exclusive tour for a sneak peek at our Glass In Flight exhibit, led by the talented artist Alex Heveri. This event will begin in Murray Hall at 10:00 AM. Registration is limited, so reserve your spot today! Member Ticket Price: $10 Register here

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Arbor Day Races

April 27 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Join us at the Garden as we commemorate National Arbor Day, a nationwide celebration highlighting the vital role of trees and their profound impact on our communities. Immerse yourself with a thrilling 5k Race and an invigorating 3k Sapling Run! Let’s come together to honor the beauty and significance of trees in our lives. As an ArbNet-accredited arboretum, the Huntsville Botanical Garden is committed to conducting tree science research, engaging in tree conservation efforts, and providing education and public programming…

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May 2024

Glass In Flight

May 1 @ 9:00 am - October 31 @ 7:00 pm CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Landing at Huntsville Botanical Garden: Glass in Flight From May – October 2024, Huntsville Botanical Garden invites you to embark on a whimsical journey through our latest mesmerizing exhibit, Glass in Flight. Wander among 21 breathtaking, larger-than-life glass sculptures that capture the delicate beauty and intricate details of nature’s most fascinating pollinators – from the vibrant wings of butterflies to the iridescent shimmer of dragonflies, the meticulous craftsmanship of beetles, and the gentle buzz of bees. This exhibit is more…

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Working Women’s Wednesday

May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Join Huntsville Botanical Garden and Star 99.1 in celebrating the incredible hardworking women of Huntsville! Introducing Working Women's Wednesday, your midweek oasis at Huntsville Botanical Garden, happening Wednesday evenings May 1 through June 26 from 5-7 PM. Indulge in music, cocktails, wine, and mouthwatering food specials while soaking up the vibrant atmosphere. But that's not all – we're adding excitement with amazing prize giveaways every Wednesday night, hosted by STAR 99.1's very own “Auntie of the Afternoon,” Leeann! The more…

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Aquatic Gardening

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Dive into the world of aquatic gardening with our introductory class! Uncover the essentials of nurturing water-loving plants, from maintaining the perfect water conditions to selecting the right soil and nutrients. Join us for a hands-on journey through the Garden's aquatic wonders, where you'll get up close with diverse aquatic plant species. Experience firsthand the art of testing water quality and potting your very own aquatic plant. Whether you're a budding enthusiast or looking to broaden your gardening skills, this…

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Yoga at the Garden

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

We've teamed up with Huntsville Yoga Week to host the first of a week-long celebration of free yoga classes! Each day is packed with wellness and excitement, and you're invited to our class on May 6th at 10:00 a.m. on the lawn at Lake Lonnie. Garden members get in free, and non-members pay general garden admission to participate as part of their day enjoying the Garden.  Reserve your spot Interested in all the benefits of becoming a member? Click here!

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Spring Hat Luncheon

May 9 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Join us for the annual Spring Hat Luncheon!Thursday, May 9, 202411:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.at the Huntsville Botanical GardenIsenberg Grand Hall (Doors open at 10:30 a.m.) Tickets on sale February 19! Time to dust off those stunning statement hats and join us at Huntsville Botanical Garden for the 10th Annual Spring Hat Luncheon! This much-loved event is set to unfold in the grandeur of the Isenberg Grand Hall on Thursday, May 9, 2023, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., promising…

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National Public Gardens Day

May 10 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

National Public Gardens Day, occurring annually on the Friday before Mother's Day, is a day to promote awareness of botanic gardens, arboreta, zoos, historic gardens, or any of North America's public gardens. Bring friends and family, and enjoy the beauty of Huntsville Botanical Garden for free on this day!

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Garden Creatures: May Seeds to Sprouts

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
worms

Uncover the fascinating world of garden creatures and their unique self-protection tactics! Engage your imagination as we embark on a creative journey to craft our very own garden creatures. Through lively discussions, we’ll explore the natural hideouts these imaginative beings might seek for protection. Join us in paying close attention to the often-overlooked details of the garden, discovering the secrets and wonders that lie beneath the surface! Saturday, May 11, 2024 May 11 Friday, May 24, 2024 May 24

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Butterfly Release

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Guests of all ages will enjoy sharing in the magic of safely releasing live butterflies into the Purdy Butterfly House. This program begins with a brief presentation about butterflies and their habitat, followed by taking part in the safe restoration of our indoor butterfly population. Don’t forget your camera – these photo opportunities are not to be missed! Butterfly Releases take place throughout the summer, and each program lasts approximately 30 minutes. Registration is required, and space is limited, so…

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Gardening with Kids: Pollinator Gardening

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
flowers

Discover the diverse world of pollinators and their vital role in nurturing plant life. Join our program as we delve into the native plants that support these essential creatures in our region, and learn how you can incorporate them into your own garden. During this event, participants will have the opportunity to create a miniature pollinator garden and take home native seeds to kickstart their own pollinator-friendly garden at home. Registration includes one adult, one child, and supplies for one…

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An Introduction to Nature Journaling: Spring Flowers

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Join us for an immersive spring nature journaling experience designed to introduce you to the core principles of this enriching practice. We will use the flowers of late spring to inspire our pages, learning how to describe them visually and in writing. You will walk away with strategies for deepening your observations, improving your page composition, sketching flowers in the field and describing their anatomy. We will begin with an introductory session indoors before moving outside to apply our learning…

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June 2024

Nature’s Rainbow: June Seeds to Sprouts

June 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
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Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States

Dive into a vibrant world of colors within the Garden! Children are invited to embark on a colorful adventure, discovering the diversity present in plants, rocks, and soil as they search for every hue of the rainbow. Enhancing the experience, we’ll delve into the art of expression with finger paints, creating a beautiful rainbow masterpiece to be proudly taken home. Join us for a day filled with colorful exploration and artistic delight! Friday, June 14, 2024 June 14 Saturday, June…

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July 2024

Soil to Mud Pies: July Seeds to Sprouts

July 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
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One event on July 13, 2024 at 10:00 am

Huntsville Botanical Garden, 4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
mud pies

Immerse your children in the tactile wonders of mud, a sensory experience that captivates the young at heart. Encourage them to engage all their senses as they explore the transformative nature of soil, observing its changes when wet and its evolving texture as it dries out. Let’s celebrate the squishy, gooey joy of mud between little fingers, fostering a connection with the natural world through hands-on exploration!   Friday, July 5, 2024 July 5 Saturday, July 13, 2024 July 13

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