Summer Solstice at the Garden

Sat Jun 22, 2019
10:00am to 6:00pm ET
All ages
FREE with garden admission

Celebrate the start of summer with gardening fun, crafts, yoga, live music and more to celebrate the long summer days ahead.

Gardening Activities
Dig, Plant, Water, and Harvest
Help us plant, tend, and harvest the crops in our garden.

Pot up a Sunflower Seed
Grow your own flower that follows the sun by potting up a seed to take home.

Live Music - La Cumbiamba eNeYé
Saturday; 12:30, 2, & 3:30pm
Sunday; 12:30, 2, & 3pm
Susan P. and Coley Burke Amphitheater

Solstice-Inspired Activities
Crafts, yoga and more.
Saturday and Sunday; Ongoing

Harvest Bag Stamping
Solar Pavilion Makers Station
Decorate a harvest bag with stamps that celebrate the sun.

Sun Salutations
Event Lawn
In India, the Summer Solstice is said to be the day that Adiyogi, the first practitioner of yoga, met with his students. Reach, stretch, and celebrate the long daylight hours.

Face Painting
Event Lawn
Brighten your day with fun designs in all shapes and sizes.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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