MCBG Logo

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, 47 acres of botanical bliss fronting the Pacific Ocean

  • Slideshow image

    Festival of Lights - November through December

  • Slideshow image

    Annual Rhododendron Show - April 22nd and 23rd, 2017

  • Slideshow image

    Festival of Lights - November through December

  • Slideshow image

    Educational walking tours throughout the year

  • Slideshow image

    Festival of Lights - November through December

  • Slideshow image

    Annual Rhododendron Show - April 22nd and 23rd, 2017

  • Slideshow image

    Annual Spring and Fall Plant & Store Sales

  • Slideshow image

    Art in the Gardens... August 5, 2017

Events at the Gardens

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens hosts plant sales, art exhibits, educational workshops, bird and whale watching walks, botanical meetings, fundraisers, and more.

Please see the Ongoing Events page for those activities that repeat on a monthly basis. For photos from recent past events, please go to the Past Events page.

Many of our classes and workshops have limited space. Please call 707-964-4352 ext 16 to reserve your space (payment due upon sign-up; non-refundable)! A small fee is charged for most classes. Guided walks are generally included in Gardens' admission; see individual listings for more information.


Looking for a way to keep track of all of the wonderful workshops and events at Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens?

Subscribe to the MCBG Events Feed on Facebook-www.facebook.com/mendocinocoastbotanicalgardens/events... and sign up for our "Bloom Blast", it is chock-full of info about the Gardens, our beautiful blooms, and upcoming events!

Plan your trip: Traveler Resources

blog image

Vote! Top Garden

Monday, February 27, 2017 through Monday, March 27, 2017

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens is in the running to be chosen as one of USA Today’s top 10 botanical gardens. Please vote and vote often to make our Gardens #1! [Read More]
blog image

Bee Haven Lecture

Saturday, April 1, 2017 through Saturday, April 1, 2017

Join us for a walk and talk with Christine Casey of the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven on Saturday, April 1. Ms. Casey will give a review of common bees, what they need to thrive, and how we can provide that in our gardens. The class will continue out in the Gardens for a look at plants and bees. [Read More]
blog image

Rhododendron Walks 2017

Saturday, March 11, 2017 through Saturday, May 13, 2017

Take a "Rhody Walk" on the 2nd Saturday of each month (March 11, April 8, and May 13) with local expert Dennis McKiver and learn about the variety of rhododendrons growing throughout Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens. [Read More]
blog image

Return of Rhody's Garden Café!

Thursday, April 13, 2017 through Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rhody’’s Garden Cafe at the Botanical Gardens re-opens on Thursday, April 13! Bringing back your favorite grilled paninis, made-to-order sandwiches, fresh salads and house-made soups, in addition to delicious drinks and desserts, including Thanksgiving Coffee and Cowlick’’s Hand Made Ice Cream. Fresh, locally sourced, and organic, Rhody’s is the place to go for lunch. [Read More]
blog image

Easter 2017

Sunday, April 16, 2017 through Sunday, April 16, 2017

The Gardens will be a-buzz with activities for the whole family! Celebrate spring with a stroll amidst thousands of beautiful blooms at our garden by the sea. [Read More]
blog image

Spring Plant & Store Sale

Saturday, April 22, 2017 through Sunday, April 30, 2017

Stock up on plants for your spring garden at Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens' annual Spring Plant & Store Sale—at Nursery on the Plaza and The Garden Store. [Read More]
blog image

Rhododendron Show 2017

Saturday, April 22, 2017 through Sunday, April 23, 2017

Join us for the 40th Annual John Druecker Memorial Rhododendron Show, California's LARGEST Rhododendron Show! [Read More]
blog image

Vegetable Gardening Series

Saturday, February 25, 2017 through Saturday, August 26, 2017

This extended learning series offers four classes of hands-on, brains-on training. MCBG Lead Gardener Jaime Jensen teaches the essential skills to develop a strong vegetable garden for years to come. Learn about soil preparation, garden planning, propagation, and harvesting techniques. [Read More]
blog image

Pollinator Week

Monday, June 19, 2017 through Sunday, June 25, 2017

National Pollinator Week is June 19th through the 25th! Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens is chock full of pollinators, as well as pollinator-friendly information and inspiration. [Read More]

This page is cached by ProCache v101. The original page was rendered on 2017-03-28 20:20:59 in 0.6483 seconds.