Woman holding a medium-sized potted plant at Spring Plant Sale. A long table with small pots of plants is behind her.

Special Events

Thank you for your interest in our special events! Please visit this page in late March to see information about our other spring and summer special events. 

Water-Smart Garden
York Street

Water Day

Saturday, March 23, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
York Street

Join the Gardens to celebrate World Water Day and use all your senses to learn more about water stewardship initiatives, water-smart gardening and water issues...

People shopping outside at the Spring Plant Sale
York Street

Spring Plant Sale

Friday & Saturday, May 10 & 11, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
York Street

Kick off your gardening season at our annual Spring Plant Sale!

Summer Concert Series banner
York Street

Summer Concert Series

June – August, various dates, 6:30 p.m.
York Street

World-class musicians perform in an unparalleled venue: the UMB Bank Amphitheater in the heart of Denver Botanic Gardens.

Orange, yellow and black butterfly sitting on an orange flower
York Street

Big Day of Bugs

Friday, June 21, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
York Street

Join the Gardens and community partners to learn more about the importance of pollinators and what you can do to support pollinator habitats, health and...

Lavender Festival at Chatfield Farms banner
Chatfield Farms

Lavender Festival

Saturday & Sunday, July 20 & 21, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Chatfield Farms

The festival includes lavender, demonstrations and live music.

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