Feast at Baldwin Ranch

A special evening , September 28

Summer Nights Are Back!

Ooks of Hazzard Friday, August 1

Summer Nature Camp

Now through August 8

Hooray for Hollywood

Saturday, August 16

Queen Anne Cottage

Just one of our historic landmarks.


Feast at Baldwin Ranch returns September 28!

We celebrate the beginning of autumn 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.

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.  

We close at noon Sunday for Beach Boys concert.

On June 22, the Arboretum will be closing at 12pm to prepare for The Beach Boys concert at the 22n Annual Family Music Festival.  Last garden entry will be at 11:30am. The grounds will be cleared by noon. Picnicking for the concert begins at 3pm.

Attention gardeners! Tree workshop with Matt Ritter

Matt Ritter, professor of biology at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, begins the “All about Trees” workshop series with “The Botany of Trees” on Saturday, June 21, 9:30am-12:30pm. You’ll learn everything you need to know about how to pick, plant and grow trees. Registration preferred.

Beach Boys tickets on sale at the Gift Shop!

With only a day to go to the concert, tickets are available only online.  For only $30 a ticket, you can see the Beach Boys perform at the 22nd Annual Family Music Festival at the Arboretum on Sunday, June 22 at 5:30pm. Tickets, which are only $25 for Arboretum members, can be purchased online.  The festival is presented […]

Registration is now open for Summer Nature Camp

The natural wonderland of the Arboretum is a perfect place for your children or grandchildren, ages 5-10, to enjoy summer.  One week-sessions, full and half day, from June 9-August 8.

Free workshop presented in Spanish for public and private landscapers

The free workshop on May 19, 8:30am-4pm, will cover management of irrigation, fertization and IPM to conserve water, reduce pests and keeping our waterways clean. To register, contact Meredith Odom at 951.741.0443; modom@wbaconsulting.com.

Ooks of Hazzard August 1

Join us for live music this Friday, August 1, at 6pm! The Ooks of Hazzard performs Folk, Folk Rock and American music. We’re open for picnicking at 5pm.

Nature Camp continues

Children will have a marvelous summer enjoying a natural environment and learning about plants and animals at Nature Camp.

Steven Rushingwind Project, August 8

The Steven Rushingwind Project perform Native World Flute Music  Friday, August 8, at 6pm. Gates open at 5pm for picnicking.

Inter-City Cactus Show & Sale August 9-10

The Los Angeles, Long Beach, and San Gabriel Valley Cactus and Succulent societies present exotic cacti and succulents typically found in deserts, jungles, and mountain highlands.

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301 N. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA, 91007

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