Events & Exhibits

Calendar: Event Details


Event Dates
May 5; 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
May 12; 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
May 19; 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Event Sponsors:

Groovin' in the Garden Concerts

Thursdays: May 5, 12, 19, 26 at the Garden; June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 at Maymont; special concerts July 20, Aug. 19 & 25 at Garden


Gates open at 5:30 p.m.; concerts start at 6 p.m.
Ticketed event; price varies

The popular concert series returns! Enjoy great live music in a beautiful garden setting. Food and beverage available; no coolers please. Concerts held rain or shine. Children 10 and under are free for May concerts only. 

May 5: Cracker with Prabir/Goldrush, $15 in advance, $20 at the gate

May 12: Donna the Buffalo and New Riders of the Purple Sage, $20 in advance, $25 at the gate.

May 19: Raphael Saadiq, $25 in advance, $30 at the gate.

May 26: Nanci Griffith, 
 $25 in advance, $30 at the gate

Please join us for very special summer Groovin' in the Garden concerts:

Emmylou Harris on July 20 

Gillian Welch on August 19

Mary Chapin Carpenter  on August 25

Tickets to Emmylou Harris are now available at the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden admissions desk. Please check back, tickets to Mary Chapin Carpenter, are not yet available at the Garden. We accept cash, checks, Visa & MasterCard. You can also order your tickets online from Tickets to Buy.  

*PLEASE NOTE: May concert dates are at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden; June concert dates are at Maymont.

Groovin' is presented by Haymaker Productions. More information is available on their Groovin' in the Garden website.