Calendar Of Events

Happenings all around City Park

  • Evenings with Enrique - Patrice Fisher and Javier Olondo

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenFreeKitchen in the GardenMusicNature

    Join us every Wednesday night in October for our hit series, "Evenings with Enrique" in The Helis Foundation Enrique Alférez Sculpture Garden. Each week, "Evenings with Enrique" will feature local musicians playing among the collection of sculptures by the famed Mexican-American artist. Visitors to the garden will be able to view the work of Enrique Alférez under enhanced lighting and fire baskets suspended from the branches of the Live Oak tree.  This week features Patrice Fisher, harpist from New Orleans, and Javier Olondo, guitarist from Cuba.  Latin food will be available from La Cocinita food truck.  Mojitos, wine and water are available for purchase

    New this October:  Chef Pat White of Karibu Kitchen will be cooking up treats in the wood-burning oven in the New Orleans Botanical Gardens’ recently opened "Kitchen in the Garden".  

    Chairs are encouraged. No outside food or drink please.  Enter through the Oscar J. Tolmas Center, 5 Victory Avenue.

    More information

  • Evenings with Enrique - Geovane Santos Trio

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenFreeKid FriendlyKitchen in the GardenMusicNature

    Join us every Wednesday night in October for our hit series, "Evenings with Enrique" in The Helis Foundation Enrique Alférez Sculpture Garden. Each week, "Evenings with Enrique" will feature local musicians playing among the collection of sculptures by the famed Mexican-American artist. Visitors to the garden will be able to view the work of Enrique Alférez under enhanced lighting and fire baskets suspended from the branches of the Live Oak tree.  This week features the Geovane Santos Trio, guitarist and singers from Brazil.  Latin food will be available from La Cocinita food truck.  Mojitos, wine and water are available for purchase

    New this October:  Chef Pat White of Karibu Kitchen will be cooking up treats in the wood-burning oven in the New Orleans Botanical Gardens’ recently opened "Kitchen in the Garden".  

    Chairs are encouraged. No outside food or drink please.  Enter through the Oscar J. Tolmas Center, 5 Victory Avenue.

    More information

  • Super Plant Sale

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenEducationFree

    The New Orleans Botanical Garden is hosting a special plant sale in cooperation with the LSU Ag Center featuring only Louisiana Super Plants!

    Join your friends at the Botanical Garden Gift Shop on Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9 from 10 am to 4 pm daily.

    Choose from a full selection of cool-season bedding plants, shrubs, and  trees. Local LSU Ag agents, along with specialist agents from around the state, will be available to answer your 'Super Plant' questions and more! 

    Learn more about the Super Plant program here.   Learn more about the plants here.

    This sale is open to the public and has no admission fee.

    Since you'll already be at the garden entrance, come on in!
    Entrance to the garden is $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 3-12, and free for children under 3.

  • Super Plant Sale (day 2)

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenEducationFreeKid Friendly

    The New Orleans Botanical Garden is hosting a special plant sale in cooperation with the LSU Ag Center featuring only Louisiana Super Plants!

    Join your friends at the Botanical Garden Gift Shop on Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9 from 10 am to 4 pm daily.

    Choose from a full selection of cool-season bedding plants, shrubs, and  trees. Local LSU Ag agents, along with specialist agents from around the state, will be available to answer your 'Super Plant' questions and more!

    Learn more about the Super Plant program here.   Learn more about the plants here.

    This sale is open to the public and has no admission fee.

    Since you'll already be at the garden entrance, come on in!
    Entrance to the garden is $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 3-12, and free for children under 3.