Andy Lipkis of Tree People to speak at Annual Members Meeting

Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 27, to attend the Annual Members meeting, featuring keynote speaker Andy Lipkis, founder and leader of Tree People. The meeting will be held in the Australian Section. We will enjoy a light continental breakfast and discuss updates and recent progress reports. Guided tours with Arboretum plant experts will highlight the latest in our gardens and collections. There will be family-friendly crafts and much more!

Taste of Arcadia and Peter “King of Cuisine” Dills return on September 22

The Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s annual fundraising event will dish up fare from more than 30 restaurants. Activities will include a no-host bar, raffle drawing, and live music. Part of the proceeds will be donated to the Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation.

Tickets are available for Feast at Baldwin Ranch

We celebrate the beginning of autumn September 28 with an exquisite meal prepared by well-known local chefs. Each course is prepared by a different chef and served with a specially selected wine. For participating chefs and restaurants and ticket information, click here.

Michael Feinstein’s take on New York! New York!

Click to listen to Feinstein as he shares the highlights of the September 6 concert. The Pasadena POPS concludes its summer series with New York! New York! featuring Grammy Award winner and multi-platinum recording artist Patti Austin, Liz Callaway and Aaron Tveit. Tickets are still available.

We will close at 3:30pm Saturday, September 6

In preparation for the Pasadena POPS concert at the Arboretum, we will be closing early at 3:30pm.  The garden and parking lot will be cleared by 4pm.

Hooray for Hollywood, Pasadena POPS August 16

Classic Hollywood music springs to life with special guests Debby Boone and Alan Berman.  Vocalists Maureen McGovern and Kevin Earley also will perform at this Pasadena POPS concert at 7:30 pm on Saturday, August 16. Arboretum members receive a 10% discount.  Tickets from $20 available at Pasadena POPS.

We’re open July 4th!

Enjoy a walk in the garden for some quiet or exercise before or after your Fourth of July celebration and food. There is a docent-led tour at 10am that is free with admission; members free.

Baldwin Avenue closure

Until July 3 at 6am, there is a full closure of southbound Baldwin Avenue between the I-210 Freeway underpass and Colorado Boulevard for construction of the Metro Gold Line extension.

We close at 3:30pm on Saturday, June 28.

The Arboretum is closing early to prepare for the Saturday evening Pasadena POPS concert featuring Michael Feinstein SINGS Gershwin.

Try your hand at botanical drawing.

If you love plants and like to draw, this introductory, four-day workshop  on botanical drawing is custom-made for you! In this intensive workshop June 25-28, you will learn that graphite pencil has a range of beautiful tones from light silver to rich black and other skills.

 

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301 N. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA, 91007

Site Design by Kirk Projects