Summer Solstice at the Garden

Repeats every day until Sun Jun 23 2019.
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday, June 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
FREE with garden admission
Contact Phone: 
718.817.8700
Recommended Age: 
All ages

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.

The New York Botanical Garden
Bronx River Parkway at Fordham Road
New York , NY
Phone: 718.817.8700
40° 51' 45.8388" N, 73° 54' 3.9276" W
New York