View sample holiday table settings created by various garden clubs. From breakfast to fancy dinner setting get inspired to create your own table settings complete with dishes, glassware and floral arrangements. Table settings will cover holiday movie themes.
Upper and Lower Meadow
Picnic with paid garden admission
Bring your family for a picnic at the Garden. This is the ideal time to plant bulbs for Spring. Take advantage of the coming rainy season and come learn about how to get your bulbs in the ground now. The upper and lower meadows will be open for picnicking. Tram tours will run at 11:00am and 1:00pm and cost $4 per person.
The Gift Shop @ South Coast Botanic Garden
FREE – members only
Join us as we keep the gift shop open after hours exclusively for our members. Enjoy warm refreshments, light snacks and complimentary gift wrapping for all your holiday presents! Members are welcome to bring guests. Come in to learn about our special discounts and check all the new merchandise.
Local artists and vendors will be showcasing their items for all your holiday needs. Our vendors will be giving a portion of their sales to benefit South Coast Botanic Garden.
Some of our vendors include: Cl!x Portrait Studios, Sugarcloud, Energy Muse Jewelry, Kelley Hart Creations, Kokoon, Marsatta, Miche Bags, Savagely Sweet, Stella and Dot, Susan Lilly Designs, Union Bank, Willow House, Wine Shop at Home, Rose Hill Manor Candles, Living Christmas Tree Co., Melokia Designs .....and many more!
Lecture included with paid garden admission
Hosted by: South Coast Rose Society
January is the time to prune your roses back to ensure healthy blooms. Lecture will take place in the Hall then attendees will go out to the Rose Garden for a demonstration of proper pruning practices. Demo will be held rain or shine. Wear comfortable walking shoes and appropriate clothing for the weather.