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WEEKLY WELLNESS OPPORTUNITIES – Relax and unwind with one of our weekly wellness classes on the Event Lawn.
T'ai Chi Chih – Fridays at 11:15AM  .  Meditation – Fridays at 12:30PM  .  Yoga – Sundays at 12:00PM


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

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    Annual Rhododendron Show | Anthony Wells -

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    Art in the Gardens - 1st weekend in August | Anthony Wells -

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    Festival of Lights - November through December | Brendan McGuigan -

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    Art in the Gardens - 1st weekend in August | Anthony Wells -

Events at the Gardens

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens hosts plant sales, art exhibits, educational workshops, bird-watching walks, botanical lectures, fundraisers, and more. Many of our classes and workshops have limited space. A registration fee is charged for most classes and contributes to furthering our educational programming. Guided walks are generally included in Gardens' admission. See individual listings for more information and check the Ongoing Events page for those activities that repeat on a weekly or monthly basis. For photos from recent past events, please go to the Past Events page.

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 and sign up for our "Bloom Blast", it is chock-full of info about the Gardens, our beautiful blooms, and upcoming events!

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Art in the Gardens 2024

Saturday, August 3, 2024 through Sunday, August 4, 2024

Two days of festivities will take place on Saturday, August 3 and Sunday, August 4. [Read More]
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Birdhouse Auction 2024

Saturday, May 25, 2024 through Wednesday, August 7, 2024

The Friends of the Gardens (FOG) annual Birdhouse Auction will run May 25 through August 7. Wouldn't you like to add a special addition to your garden while helping the Gardens flourish? [Read More]
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Quilt Raffle

Wednesday, May 15, 2024 through Sunday, August 4, 2024

Friends of the Gardens (FOG) is holding a raffle for one stunning pollinator-celebrating handmade quilt now through August 4. [Read More]
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Symphony at the Gardens 2024

Sunday, August 11, 2024 through Sunday, August 11, 2024

Symphony of the Redwoods is proud to present a set of outdoor concerts at the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens on Sunday, August 11. [Read More]
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Weekly Wellness

Friday, May 3, 2024 through Sunday, September 29, 2024

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens is proud to present a variety of weekly wellness opportunities through the summer months. Yoga, Meditation, and T'ai Chi take place on the MCBG Event Lawn encircled by towering cypress and the melodies of nature. [Read More]
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Nature Walks

Saturday, April 27, 2024 through Saturday, November 30, 2024

Join one of our monthly nature walks on the last Saturday of each month beginning in April. [Read More]
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Build a Bouquet

Saturday, August 31, 2024 through Saturday, August 31, 2024

Join MCBG Horticulturist, Phoebe Hanson and learn flower arrangement techniques and how to create a cut flower garden at home. [Read More]
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Festival of Lights 2024

Friday, November 29, 2024 through Sunday, December 22, 2024

The 14th annual Festival of Lights will happen rain or shine every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from November 29 through December 22 at the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens. [Read More]
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Ongoing Activities

Friday, May 5, 2023 through Sunday, December 31, 2023

Weekly guided tours, yoga, meditation, and T'ai Chi Chih. Monthly Birdwatching, Nature Journaling, and Friends of the Gardens meetings. [Read More]