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

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    Craft brews available for purchase

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    Megan Miller and the Meta

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    Art vendors

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    Mendocino Dance Project | Photography by Catherine Vibert

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    Food and drinks

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    Back Porch Trio

Art in the Gardens Event Lawn Festivities

Saturday and Sunday, August 7 and 8, 2021
from 11AM to 4PM

These Art in the Gardens activities are free for MCBG Members (no tickets or reservations required) and free with General Admission (advanced reservations required). Join us from 11:00AM to 4:00PM on Saturday, August 7, and Sunday, August 8 for live music, food, drinks, and art vendors.

MUSIC sponsored by Rossi Building Materials

Saturday, August 7

McClure/Archain/Yañez Trio from 11AM - 1PM on the Event Lawn — Three of Mendocino County's foremost purveyors of the one true original American art form: Jazz
Earl Oliver from 11AM to 1PM in the Perennial Garden – Blues and jazz
Chuck T from 12PM - 2PM in the Dahlia Garden — Classic rock, country, folk, and blues
Mama Grows Funk from 2PM - 4PM on the Event Lawn — Funk, soul, Latin, and R&B influences 

Sunday, August 8

Jan Kessner from 10:30AM to 12PM in the Perennial Garden — Accordion player
Megan Miller and the Meta from 11AM - 1PM on the Event Lawn— Folk, soul, jazz, western swing, and blues
Back Porch Trio from 1PM - 3PM  in the Dahlia Garden — Acoustic guitar, ukelele, and bass that accompany our harmony vocals
Mendocino Dance Project at 1:30PM in the Perennial Garden
The Mendonesians from 2PM - 4PM on the Event Lawn — Latin jazz and swing; piano, sax, bass, drums, vocals, and sometimes steel drums


We will have a variety of food and beverages available for purchase on the Event Lawn

Rhody's Garden Café will have rice bowls, desserts, and drinks
Cowlicks Ice Cream
Sugar Coated Catering
Terra Sávia
Thanksgiving Coffee
Beer available for purchase – sponsored by North Coast Brewing Company
Wine available for purchase – sponsored by Bee Hunter WineGraziano Family of WinesHusch VineyardsMeyer Family CellarsNavarro Vineyards & Winery, and Pennyroyal Farm & Vineyard


*Previous Featured Artists


Start Date: Saturday, August 7, 2021

End Date: Sunday, August 8, 2021