August 2015

Sat 1 Aug

Join us on the first Saturday of each month for a free morning photo walk.

PHOTO: Monthly photo walk
Sat 1 Aug

Representatives from SavATree answer your tree questions in the Krasberg Rose Garden. A tree walk follows at 1 p.m.

 Ask the Arborist
Sat 1 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 1 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sat 1 Aug

A standard flower show presented by the District IX Garden Clubs of Illinois.

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sat 1 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat 1 Aug

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening here! Learn a traditional way to start a fire, make a fire starter to take home, and pot up a prairie plant.

Nature Nights: Harnessing the Flame
Sun 2 Aug

The Chicago Botanic Garden welcomes local, sustainable farmers and producers to this public farmers' market. 

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 2 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sun 2 Aug

A standard flower show presented by the District IX Garden Clubs of Illinois.

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sun 2 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sun 2 Aug

Drop by the Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden for hands-on activities related to Japanese arts and culture.

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 2 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 3 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Mon 3 Aug

Carillonneur Francis Crépin

Carillon
Tue 4 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Tue 4 Aug

Highland Park Strings Trio

Highland Park Strings Trio
Tue 4 Aug

Saturday June Band
Classic Rock ’n’ Roll

Saturday June Band
Wed 5 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Wed 5 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Wed 5 Aug

The Exceptionals *A concert to accommodate children with sensory differences

The Exceptionals
Thu 6 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Thu 6 Aug

The Mike Knauf Quartet

The Mike Knauf Quartet
Fri 7 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 8 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 8 Aug

Enjoy soaring, stunt-kite performances set to music.

PHOTO: Kite Festival
Sat 8 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sat 8 Aug

The Gardeners of the North Shore host this annual show.

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sat 8 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 9 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sun 9 Aug

The Gardeners of the North Shore host this annual show

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sun 9 Aug

Enjoy soaring, stunt-kite performances set to music.

PHOTO: Kite Festival
Sun 9 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sun 9 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 10 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Mon 10 Aug

Carillonneur Jonathan Hebert

Carillon
Tue 11 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Tue 11 Aug

Tom Stevens

Tom Stevens
Tue 11 Aug

Fernandez & Kimball
Spanish Guitar

PHOTO: Fernandez & Kimball
Wed 12 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Wed 12 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Wed 12 Aug

Join farmers, food artisans, and makers of wine, beer, and spirits for a one-of-a-kind meal.

Farm Dinner
Wed 12 Aug

Laura Doherty

PHOTO: Laura Doherty
Thu 13 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Thu 13 Aug

Bopology Chicago Swing Band

PHOTO: Bopology
Fri 14 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Fri 14 Aug

Enjoy a display of 200 bonsai trees.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sat 15 Aug

The show draws bonsai enthusiasts from all over the country with more than 100 bonsai on display.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sat 15 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 15 Aug

Kids of all ages can celebrate summer by making a paper fan, kite, and more!

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Summer Festival
Sat 15 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sat 15 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat 15 Aug

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening here! Learn how and why seeds need to scatter and make a seed bomb so you can scatter your own seeds.

Sun 16 Aug

The Chicago Botanic Garden welcomes local, sustainable farmers and producers to this public farmers' market. 

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 16 Aug

The show draws bonsai enthusiasts from all over the country with more than 100 bonsai on display.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sun 16 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sun 16 Aug

Kids of all ages can celebrate summer by making a paper fan, kite, and more!

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Summer Festival
Sun 16 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sun 16 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 17 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Mon 17 Aug

Carillonneur Tim Sleep

PHOTO: Carillon Concert
Tue 18 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Tue 18 Aug

Paulinho Garcia

Paulinho Garcia
Tue 18 Aug

Callaloo
Latin/Caribbean

Callaloo
Wed 19 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Wed 19 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Wed 19 Aug

See a variety of seasonal highlights on a free tour led by a Chicago Botanic Garden horticulturist.

PHOTO: Heritage Garden
Wed 19 Aug

Mr. Singer & the Sharp Cookies

Mr. Singer & the Sharp Cookies
Thu 20 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Thu 20 Aug

Rio Bamba

PHOTO: Rio Bamba
Fri 21 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 22 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 22 Aug

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, originated with Ikenobo in Kyoto, Japan, as a Buddhist floral offering. Don't miss the 50th Anniversary Celebration Show!

Ikenobo Ikebana Chicago Chapter Show
Sat 22 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sat 22 Aug

It’s a tomato-palooza!

Heirloom Tomato Weekend
Sat 22 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 23 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sun 23 Aug

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, originated with Ikenobo in Kyoto, Japan, as a Buddhist floral offering. Don't miss the 50th Anniversary Celebration Show!

Ikenobo Ikebana Chicago Chapter Show
Sun 23 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sun 23 Aug

It’s a tomato-palooza!

Heirloom Tomato Weekend
Sun 23 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 24 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Mon 24 Aug

Carillonneur Wylie Crawford

PHOTO: Carillon Concert
Tue 25 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Tue 25 Aug

Martha Gay

Martha Gay
Tue 25 Aug

Nia Quintet
Jazz

Nia Quintet
Wed 26 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Wed 26 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Wed 26 Aug

Duke Otherwise

PHOTO: Duke Otherwise
Thu 27 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Thu 27 Aug

Grupo Cha Cha

Grupo Cha Cha
Fri 28 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 29 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sat 29 Aug

Features plants such as pineapples and Spanish moss.

PHOTO: Bromeliad Show
Sat 29 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sat 29 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 30 Aug

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-In Activities
Sun 30 Aug

Features plants such as pineapples and Spanish moss.

PHOTO: Bromeliad Show
Sun 30 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Native Plant Garden
Sun 30 Aug

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 31 Aug

Carillonneur Jim Fackenthal

Carillon

August 2015