Events & Exhibits

Calendar: Event Details


Event Dates
October 10; 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
October 11; 12:00 pm - 3:00 am

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Rose Fest

Saturday, October 10 & Sunday, October 11, 2015; Noon - 3:00 p.m.


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

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.  Learn more about the roses at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

Other Garden activities during Rose Fest:


This is the Last Weekend for 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! 

Daily activity: Gourd Quest: Families search for different varieties of gourds and pumpkins, including Mini White Boo Pumpkin, Peanut Pumpkin and Apple Gourd.