Olbrich Home Rooted and Growing

July 2019

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TUE
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moreinfoSummer Concert Series

GIN, CHOCOLATE & BOTTLE ROCKETS | Pop-Rock

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only. Hotdogs and brats will be available for purchase from the Madison East Kiwanis Club. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors. $2 suggested donation.

TUE
09

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DOWN FROM THE HILLS | Bluegrass

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only. Hotdogs and brats will be available for purchase from the Madison East Kiwanis Club. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors. $2 suggested donation.

FRI
12

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SAT

13

moreinfohOME GARDEN TOUr: gardens of stoughton
Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Tour exceptional home gardens, talk with homeowners, see how other home gardeners use innovative landscape designs and get great ideas for your own garden. Tickets are $13 for Olbrich members and $15 for the general public.

MON
15

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TUE
16

moreinfobOLZ CONSERVATORY CLOSED

The Bolz Conservatory will be closed Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16 in preparation for Olbrich's Blooming Butterflies, July 18 - August 12. The outdoor gardens, Visitor Center, Growing Gifts shop, and Schumacher Library will remain open.

The Bolz Conservatory will be open to members only on Wednesday, July 17.

TUE
16

moreinfoSummer Concert Series

MAL-O-DUA | Hot Hawaiian and French Guitar Sorcery!

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only. Hotdogs and brats will be available for purchase from the Madison East Kiwanis Club. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors. $2 suggested donation.

WED

17

moreinfoMember Preview: blooming butterflies

Conservatory open to Members only

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Be among the first to see Olbrich's Blooming Butterflies! Olbrich is opening the Bolz Conservatory one day early to give Olbrich members an exclusive sneak peak of the exhibit! This preview event is open to Olbrich members only. Call 246-4724 to become a member today!

JULY

18

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AUG
11

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olbrich's blooming butterflies

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily

Experience the wonder of strolling through a tropical forest on a search for fleeting butterflies. Live butterflies emerge from chrysalises daily in the Bolz Conservatory. Olbrich's Blooming Butterflies is a great adventure for people of all ages. Children can participate in the Butterfly Scavenger Hunt activity in the outdoor gardens while learning fun facts. Stroll through the outdoor gardens and visit the Growing Gifts shop. Parking is free. Bus tours are welcome; groups of 15 or more must register in advance by calling 608-245-3648 .

TUE
23

moreinfoSummer Concert Series

PROUD PARENTS | Power Pop Rock

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only. Hotdogs and brats will be available for purchase from the Madison East Kiwanis Club. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors. $2 suggested donation.

TUE
30

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PANCHROMATIC STEEL | Island Music

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only. Hotdogs and brats will be available for purchase from the Madison East Kiwanis Club. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors. $2 suggested donation.

May

05

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OCT
13

moreinfoongoing: guided garden strolls

Sundays, May 5 - October 13

1:30 & 3 p.m.
Get an insider's view of Olbrich's outdoor gardens during a free guided garden stroll. All ages are welcome for this casual overview of the Gardens.

   

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
Olbrich Botanical Gardens | 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704. | Phone: (608)246-4550 | Fax: (608)246-4719