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Cocktails in the Conservatory

Sip cocktails in the tropical Bolz Conservatory and enjoy the beats of local DJs! All proceeds benefit the Gardens!

DJ BruceblaQFriday, November 16, 2018
7 - 11 p.m.

DJ BruceblaQ

Hailing from Milwaukee, WI, BruceblaQ uses music to celebrate the complexities of life. With over 20 years of experience 'spinning records', he still appreciates his opportunities to share new experiences through sound.

In support of self-expression, his artistic intention is to use media to blend the human experience, promoting the universal truth of love. According to DJ BruceblaQ, "It's a good night if people can feel good while moving to the beat of their own drum!"



2018 Presenting Sponsor

Great Dane


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7 - 11 p.m.



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7 - 11 p.m.



Friday, March 22, 2019
7 - 11 p.m.



Event Guidelines

Cocktails in the Conservatory$8 admission at the door.

Must be 21 years old to attend.

Here are some things to keep in mind before you arrive -

  • Front doors open at 6:30 p.m. - Conservatory doors open at 7 p.m.
  • First-come-first-serve - the maximum number of visitors allowed in the Conservatory will be continuously admitted as visitors cycle out
  • Arrive with your whole party - line jumping is not permitted
  • When entering the building you'll be notified if you will be immediately admitted into the Conservatory or directed into the waiting line
  • girl dancingOn average people enjoy the Conservatory for 1.5-2 hrs - some leave earlier and some stay longer, we cannot guarantee a specific wait time
  • Bar stations will be available inside the Conservatory and the Commons (a large reception area off of the lobby that will house the waiting line if necessary)
    • Our bar service has been streamlined to decrease waiting lines
  • We will post updates on Facebook on the hour as the event capacity fluctuates to keep you in the loop
  • Capacity in the Conservatory at any given time does not equal the overall attendance that can be accommodated at the event over four hours, therefore, pre-sale tickets will not be offered
  • $5 admission from 10-11 p.m.




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Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
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