Summer Nights

Open until 8 pm select Thursdays this summer!

September 8

Take advantage of extended hours to enjoy the summer’s warm weather and long days. Stroll through the Garden at sunset, and enjoy refreshments around fire pits near the main entrance.

Special Events | 6 pm start

Amphitheater Concerts and Special Presentations require a Special Event ticket, which varies in price and includes general admission. Concerts on the Lawn are free with a General Admission ticket, but capacity is limited, so make your reservation online early. For details and tickets, click the link for each special event.

September 8 | Amphitheater Concert | Details | Peter Pupping Band


Pre-Order Food

The Garden will offer savory and sweet treats to enjoy during your Summer Nights visit to the Garden, regardless of the type of ticket you purchase. Purchase delicious, high quality samplers in advance for the night you will visit. Pre-ordered food will be available for pick up 5-7:15pm at the Refreshment Tent, just past the Dickinson Family Education Conservatory. Outside food is not allowed for the Amphitheater Concerts or the Wine in the Garden special presentation.


Savory Tastes

Savory Tastes of Charcuterie & Cheese Boards with extra sharp Australian grass fed cheddar, cranberry hazelnut raincoast crisps, triple creme brie, sopressata salami, fresh fruit, aged gouda, and fig or sour cherry spread. Gluten-free option.

Sweet Treats

Sweet Treats include two cheesecake bites and two macarons (gluten-free). Other desserts include Lemon Bar (gluten-free), Raspberry Almond Bar (vegan), and The Cookie (made with Belgian chocolate, walnuts, & sea salt).


Cold drinks will be available for purchase on each night. The selection includes bottled water $2, flavored sparkling water and sodas $3, and various wines, spritzes and craft beers $9. Valid ID required for alcohol. Enjoy a sundowner at the Garden!