ECHO Summit

Every Child, Every Place, Everywhere

October 17, 2019 | Melissa Gula
Denver Botanic Gardens is proud to announce that on October 26 we will be hosting the third annual Early Childhood Health Outdoors (ECHO) Summit. ECHO supports providing all young children with daily access to quality outdoor environments to encourage healthy growth and development. ECHO is a...Learn more

Are You Curious About Corn?

September 28, 2017 | Heather Pressman
One of my favorite things to eat is corn. I love corn, especially fresh corn. And popcorn. And cornbread. And corn cereal. Basically, I like anything made out of corn. I even love making art projects out of corn! As you can imagine, this means I’m super excited to teach our upcoming Seedlings class...Learn more
Bumblebee Jamboree Children's Concert

Kids are the VIPs at Bumblebee Jamboree

February 10, 2017 | Special Events
Each summer, guests flood the Gardens for a summer concert series in our outdoor amphitheater, and the events are well-known in the Denver area. But did you know that Denver Botanic Gardens has its very own concert series designed just for kids? For each Bumblebee Jamboree concert, kids can dress...Learn more
Celestial Celebrations Family Fun Night with NASA

Celestial Celebrations Family Fun Night with NASA

September 16, 2011 | Melissa Gula
Families are invited to join us on Friday, September 23 to explore space and discover what it is like to be an astronaut. Our special guest, NASA, will be featuring special space-related activities. From 5:30-8:30 p.m. in Mordecai Children’s Garden, there will be many ways for families to explore,...Learn more
Digger welcomes you to the new Mordecai Children's Garden

Digger welcomes you to the new Mordecai Children's Garden

August 26, 2010 | Melissa Gula
Along with these everyday adventures you find in the Children’s Garden, daily drop-in programs are available for you to investigate natural processes even further. Last week, visitors had the opportunity to learn why different birds have different beaks, how a tree grows, and what the insides of a...Learn more
Volunteer for the Pumpkin Festival!

Volunteer for the Pumpkin Festival!

October 9, 2009 | Volunteer Services
Are you looking for something different to do next weekend? We’ve got the answer… Get outdoors and support the Gardens at the Pumpkin Festival on Saturday and Sunday, October 17th and 18th. It is at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield, just south of C-470 and Wadsworth in Littleton. There are many...Learn more
The Plant Connection

The Plant Connection

September 9, 2009 | Gardens Ambassador Volunteer
Ambassador Jan here! Without question, one of the greatest gifts that I receive as an Ambassador at Denver Botanic Gardens is the gift of meeting new people and making connections. We, all of us, like this thing whether we know it or not. We like making connections. Plants are the tao , the way,...Learn more