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

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    Art in the Gardens... August 5, 2017

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    Festival of Lights - November through December

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

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    Festival of Lights - November through December

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    Educational walking tours throughout the year

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    Festival of Lights - November through December

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

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    Annual Spring and Fall Plant & Store Sales

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

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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]
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Plant Propagation Workshop

Saturday, June 24, 2017 through Saturday, June 24, 2017

Join MCBG Gardener and Master Gardener, Mario Abreu for a hands-on workshop and lecture on propagating local native plants, heathers, fuchsias, dahlias, and more. [Read More]
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AIG Featured Art Unveiling

Saturday, July 15, 2017 through Saturday, July 15, 2017

Join us Saturday, July 15 for the big reveal of the 2017 featured artwork for the 25th anniversary of Art in the Gardens. Stroll the Gardens at a special reduced admission of just $5 per person starting at 3:00PM and gather in the Perennial Garden at 4:00PM for the unveiling. [Read More]
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Art in the Gardens 2017

Saturday, August 5, 2017 through Saturday, August 5, 2017

Art in the Gardens is a lively day of juried art on display and for sale. Regional foods, wine and beer tasting, music, art demonstrations, all set amongst the splendor of a 47-acre garden to the sea. [Read More]
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FOG Birdhouse Auction 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017 through Friday, August 11, 2017

Friends of the Gardens are gearing up for another successful Birdhouse Auction, this year to run from May 26 through August 11. [Read More]
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Retro Sunday

Sunday, August 20, 2017 through Sunday, August 20, 2017

Retro Sunday is Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens day of giving back to the community that has supported us for more than 55 years! Enjoy $1 entrance fee, 47 acres of beautiful gardens, lunch at Rhody's or bring your own picnic. [Read More]
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Festival of Lights 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017 through Sunday, December 17, 2017

Join us at the Gardens for an unbelievable show of glittering color, live music, drinks, sweet treats, and fun in the big tent each evening of the 8th annual Festival of Lights. [Read More]