GROOVIN’
IN THE GARDEN

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s beloved concert series, Groovin’ in the Garden, has returned after nearly a decade, a fitting celebration for the Garden’s 40th anniversary year. National music acts perform throughout the summer and fall in the Cochrane Rose Garden, a spectacular setting. See more details on performances and purchase tickets below:

Carbon Leaf w/ VILLAGES
May 30


  • Purchase tickets online (only GA Admission Lawn Tickets are still available; Premium Lawn and Gold Circle are sold out)
  • Tickets for Carbon Leaf are $38 for General Admission Lawn; $50 for Premium Lawn; $68 for Gold Circle (plus taxes and fees)
  • Gold Circle tickets are directly in front of the stage and include a seat; Gold Circle and Premium Lawn tickets come with access to the Tea House, which includes a private bar and restrooms.
  • Physical tickets will also be on sale at Plan 9 Records.
  • Tickets are not available for purchase at the Garden.
  • This concert is presented by Broadberry Entertainment Group; the Garden is unable to view or modify ticket orders. 
  • For questions about tickets, please contact Broadberry Entertainment Group [email protected]

DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS: SOUTHERN ROCK OPERA REVISITED 2024 TOUR
June 10


  • Purchase tickets online 
  • Tickets for Drive-By Truckers: Southern Rock Opera Revisted 2024 start at $39, with additional levels of pricing for premium seating. Levels are explained below; each section is first-come, first-served, so ticket holders are encouraged to arrive early.
    • Gold Circle: Directly in front of the stage, chairs provided, very limited tickets available.
    • Premium Lawn: Directly behind the Gold Circle and in front of the Lawn, chairs provided, very limited tickets available.
    • Lawn: Bring your own chair (blankets are NOT permitted).
  • Gold Circle and Premium Lawn tickets come with access to the Tea House, which includes a private bar and restrooms.
  • Physical tickets will also be on sale at Plan 9 Records.
  • Tickets are not available for purchase at the Garden.
  • This concert is presented by Broadberry Entertainment Group; the Garden is unable to view or modify ticket orders. 
  • For questions about tickets, please contact Broadberry Entertainment Group [email protected]

BEN FOLDS: THE PAPER AIRPLANE REQUEST TOUR PRESENTED BY WNRN
June 11

  • Tickets are sold out
  • Tickets for Ben Folds: The Paper Airplane Request Tour presented by WNRN range from $51 to $101. Levels are explained below; each section is first-come, first-served, so ticket holders are encouraged to arrive early.
    • Gold Circle: Directly in front of the stage, chairs provided, very limited tickets available.
    • Premium Lawn: Directly behind the Gold Circle and in front of the Lawn, chairs provided, very limited tickets available.
    • Lawn: Bring your own chair (blankets are NOT permitted).
  • Gold Circle and Premium Lawn tickets come with access to the Tea House, which includes a private bar and restrooms.
  • Physical tickets will also be on sale at Plan 9 Records.
  • Tickets are not available for purchase at the Garden.
  • This concert is presented by Broadberry Entertainment Group; the Garden is unable to view or modify ticket orders. 
  • For questions about tickets, please contact Broadberry Entertainment Group [email protected]

Rumours ATL: A Fleetwood Mac Tribute
August 22


  • Purchase tickets online
  • Tickets for Rumours ATL range from $38 to $58. Levels are explained below; each section is first-come, first-served, so ticket holders are encouraged to arrive early.
    • Gold Circle: Directly in front of the stage, chairs provided, very limited tickets available.
    • Premium Lawn: Directly behind the Gold Circle and in front of the Lawn, chairs provided, very limited tickets available.
    • Lawn: Bring your own chair (blankets are NOT permitted).
  • Gold Circle and Premium Lawn tickets come with access to the Tea House, which includes a private bar and restrooms.
  • Physical tickets will also be on sale at Plan 9 Records.
  • Tickets are not available for purchase at the Garden.
  • This concert is presented by Broadberry Entertainment Group; the Garden is unable to view or modify ticket orders. 
  • For questions about tickets, please contact Broadberry Entertainment Group [email protected]

Event Details

  • Location: Outside in the Cochrane Rose Garden; guests sit on the terraced lawn
  • Food and drinks will be available for purchase. No outside food or drinks are permitted.
  • Chairs are allowed in the LAWN section. Chairs are provided in the Gold Circle.  
  • Tents, staking, canopies, wagons, and blankets are NOT allowed. 
  • Small, personal umbrellas are permitted in case of rain. 
  • No backpacks or large purses are permitted; bags must be clear and be no larger than 16″ x 16″ x 8″.
  • No professional cameras are allowed. 
  • Parking is available in the lots at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Ticket holders are encouraged to carpool and rideshare if possible. 
  • Absolutely no illegal substances, illicit goods, fireworks, weapons, guns, knives or laser pointers will be permitted at the event and violators will be held accountable and prosecuted according to state and federal law. 
  • Smoking and vaping are not permitted.
  • No pets are allowed. 
  • This event is rain or shine. 
  • Refunds are offered only if the entire event is canceled.  

MENU

Pulled Pork Sandwich*: $15
Vegetarian BBQ Sandwich*: $15 (vegetarian with vegan option)
Cheese Box: $12 (vegetarian)
Hummus Box: $12 (vegan/gluten-free)
Charcuterie Box: $12
*both sandwiches can be made gluten-free

Canned Cocktails: $12
Canned Wine: $12
Canned Beer: $12
Bottled Water: $5
Bottled Soda: $5