Celebrate Texas trees in the Arboretum with family-friendly tree climbing, walks and talks, s’more roasting, fort building and more!
The Wildflower Center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Winter Tree Fest activities are all free with admission. All tree books and walking sticks will be on special throughout the day at the Store!
Full schedule of events:
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Noon – 3 p.m.
Walks & Talks
11 a.m. – Trees in the Landscape with Wildflower Center Land Steward, Michelle Bertelsen
Noon – Trees of Central Texas and Their Benefits with Brad Hamel
1 p.m. – Keys to Tree Identification with Colleen Dieter of Red Wheelbarrow Landscape Consulting
1 p.m. – Tree Habitat Walk for Kids with Wildflower Center Education Coordinator, Anjoli Fry
1:30 p.m. – Celebrating the Trees of the Arboretum with Don Gardener, arborist
2 p.m. – Tree pruning demonstration with Jennifer Hrobar
3 p.m. – Oak Wilt Explained with Chris Dolan, City of Austin
Noon – 3 p.m. in the Store
This event was formerly called “Tree Talk Winter Walk.”
For updates and to invite friends, RSVP to the Facebook event!