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Rose Fest

The Rose Garden is flush with blooms at the end of the growing season & the Garden celebrates with Rose Fest, including music & other activities in the Rose Garden.

Sunday, October 2, 2016
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Details

Regular Garden admission; free admission for Garden Members. In the event of rain, Rose Garden activities will move inside.

Sunday 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. 

This is your chance to “stop and smell the roses” and enjoy outstanding live entertainment in the Rose Garden. Walk through winding paths of 1,800 roses for a sensual feast of color, fragrance and beauty.

Latin Ballet of Virginia will perform  12:15 p.m. – 1 p.m. & 1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Other Garden Activities during Rose Fest:

  •  Butterflies LIVE!
  • October Oddities in the Children’s Garden  During the month of October, refresh your family’s “Garden Spirit”, through seasonal displays in the Children’s Garden, activities and special events that explore the weird, wacky and wonders of nature.
  • Gourd Quest – Families search for different varieties of gourds and pumpkins, including Mini White Boo Pumpkin, Peanut Pumpkin and Apple Gourd.
  • Children can make paper roses in the Children’s Garden.