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August 2017

Tue 1 Aug

Folias Duo

Folias Duo
Tue 1 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Tue 1 Aug

Stop by the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden to pot up this month's featured plant seedling to grow at home (while supplies last).

Plant Giveaway
Tue 1 Aug

Saturday June Band

Saturday June Band
Wed 2 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Wed 2 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Wed 2 Aug

Jeanie B! and The Jelly Beans

Jeanie B! and The Jelly Beans
Thu 3 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Thu 3 Aug

Georgia Rae Family Band

Georgia Rae Family Band
Fri 4 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sat 5 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sat 5 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sat 5 Aug

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

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sat 5 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Sat 5 Aug

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening here! Gather your own water sample and use scientific tools to look at plants, insects, and animals living in the water at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Nature Nights: Aquatic Adventure
Sun 6 Aug

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

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sun 6 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sun 6 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sun 6 Aug

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

Malott Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 6 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Mon 7 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Mon 7 Aug

Carillonneur Lynnli Wang

Carillon Concert
Tue 8 Aug

David Chiriboga & Hugo Salcedo

David Chiriboga & Hugo Salcedo
Tue 8 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Tue 8 Aug

Cajun Vagabonds

Cajun Vagabonds
Wed 9 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Wed 9 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Wed 9 Aug

The Exceptionals*
(a concert to accommodate children with sensory differences) All children welcome

The Exceptionals
Thu 10 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Thu 10 Aug

Final Say

Final Say
Fri 11 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sat 12 Aug

Enjoy soaring, stunt-kite performances set to music.

PHOTO: Kite Festival
Sat 12 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sat 12 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sat 12 Aug

The Gardeners of the North Shore host this annual show.

PHOTO: Flower Show.
Sat 12 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Sat 12 Aug

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening here! Gather your own water sample and use scientific tools to look at plants, insects, and animals living in the water at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Nature Nights: Aquatic Adventure
Sun 13 Aug

The Gardeners of the North Shore host this annual show

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sun 13 Aug

Enjoy soaring, stunt-kite performances set to music.

PHOTO: Kite Festival
Sun 13 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sun 13 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sun 13 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Mon 14 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Mon 14 Aug

Carillonneur Roy Kroezen

Carillon Concert
Tue 15 Aug

Midwest Young Artists
Lang Lang Scholars

Midwest Young Artists Lang Lang Scholars
Tue 15 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Tue 15 Aug

Luciano Antonio Quartet

Luciano Antonio Quartet
Wed 16 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Wed 16 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Wed 16 Aug

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

Farm Dinner
Wed 16 Aug

Zak Morgan

Zak Morgan
Thu 17 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Thu 17 Aug

Chicago Samba

Chicago Samba
Fri 18 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Fri 18 Aug

Enjoy a display of 200 bonsai trees.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sat 19 Aug

Special discounts for new members on tram tours, Garden View Café purchases, classes, and more.

PHOTO: Tram Tour
Sat 19 Aug

Enjoy a display of 200 bonsai trees.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sat 19 Aug

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

Ask the Arborist
Sat 19 Aug

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

Malott Japanese Garden Summer Festival
Sat 19 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sat 19 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sat 19 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Sun 20 Aug

Enjoy a display of 200 bonsai trees.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sun 20 Aug

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

Malott Japanese Garden Summer Festival
Sun 20 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sun 20 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sun 20 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Mon 21 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Mon 21 Aug

Carillonneur Linda Dzuris

Carillon Concert
Tue 22 Aug

Glencoe Academy of Music
The Chicago String Trio

GAM The Chicago String Trio
Tue 22 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Tue 22 Aug

Join us for a free lecture on the Lenhardt Library's rare book exhibition Brazil in the Garden: Flora Brasil

Free Library Talk
Tue 22 Aug

Brass from the Past

Brass from the Past
Wed 23 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Wed 23 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Wed 23 Aug

Duke Otherwise

Duke Otherwise
Thu 24 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Thu 24 Aug

Jimmy Nick

Jimmy Nick
Fri 25 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sat 26 Aug

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, originated with Ikenobo in Kyoto, Japan, as a Buddhist floral offering.

Ikenobo Ikebana Chicago Chapter Show
Sat 26 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sat 26 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sat 26 Aug

It’s a tomato-palooza!

Heirloom Tomato Weekend
Sat 26 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Sun 27 Aug

Bicyclists of all ages can ride the full perimeter of the Garden and end with a finish-line celebration!

Bike the Botanic Garden
Sun 27 Aug

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, originated with Ikenobo in Kyoto, Japan, as a Buddhist floral offering.

Ikenobo Ikebana Chicago Chapter Show
Sun 27 Aug

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities at the Kleinman Family Cove.

Family Activities in the Cove
Sun 27 Aug

Join us at the Nature Play Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Sun 27 Aug

It’s a tomato-palooza!

Heirloom Tomato Weekend
Sun 27 Aug

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

Garden Chef Series
Mon 28 Aug

Carillonneur Brandon Blazo

Carillon Concert
Tue 29 Aug

Chicago Harp Quartet

Chicago Harp Quartet
Tue 29 Aug

Sam Fazio Quintet

Sam Fazio Quintet
Wed 30 Aug

Poochamungas

Poochamungas
Wed 30 Aug

Gussied

Gussied

August 2017