December 2 – 4

Nothing gets us in the holiday spirit more than opening the doors to our winter gardens for Wild Ideas! Enjoy 20% OFF all regular Store merchandise (in addition to our all-the-time 10% discount for members!). Saturday and Sunday, we’ll add book signings, artists and artisans and food samples to the mix.


9 a.m. – 5 p.m Friday (Click here for details)
9 a.m. – 5 p.m Saturday (Click here for details)
Noon – 5 p.m. Sunday (Click here for details)

Admission is free all weekend, so bring your friends and family out and stroll on the trails, listen for birds and swing in the Texas Arboretum. It’s a great time and place to make memories and snap some winter photos!

Related Happenings on Saturday, Dec. 3

Holiday Wreath Workshop, 9 a.m. – noon

Bring nature home for the holidays! In this hands-on workshop, create a festive wreath or table centerpiece using native plants and traditional holiday decorations. Register here.

“Nature’s Treasures” Holiday Workshop, noon – 2 p.m.

Families will walk through the gardens and learn about native plants, then make keepsake ornaments with lovely little pieces of nature! Register here.


Tue 13

Moonlight Hike

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jan 13

Freaky Friday

January 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jan 14

The Amazing Family Garden Race

January 14, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jan 28

Winter Tree Fest

January 28, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Feb 01