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August 2020

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JUL

16

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AUG
09

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canceled

olbrich's blooming butterflies

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily

Experience the wonder of strolling through a tropical forest on a search for fleeting butterflies. Live butterflies emerge from chrysalises daily in the Bolz Conservatory. Olbrich's Blooming Butterflies is a great adventure for people of all ages. Children can participate in the Butterfly Scavenger Hunt activity in the outdoor gardens while learning fun facts. Stroll through the outdoor gardens and visit the Growing Gifts shop. Parking is free. Bus tours are welcome; groups of 15 or more must register in advance by calling 608-245-3648.

TUE

 04

 

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Summer Concert Series - Tickets REquired

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only.

TUE

 11

 

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Summer Concert Series - Tickets REquired

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only.

TUE

 18

 

moreinfo

Summer Concert Series - Tickets REquired

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only.

TUE

 25

 

moreinfo

Summer Concert Series - Tickets REquired

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only.

SAT

29

moreinfoOpening Viewing - Gleam: Art in a New Light

CANCELED FOR 2020

Be the first to see Olbrich's cutting edge exhibition, GLEAM, Art in a New Light, featuring site-specific art and light installations in the outdoor gardens. Hear live music, enjoy a cash bar, and meet some of the artists and designers from this year's show!

 

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guided garden strolls

Sundays, 1:30 & 3 p.m.
Get an insider's view of Olbrich's outdoor gardens during a free guided garden stroll. All ages are welcome for this casual overview of the Gardens.

   

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
Olbrich Botanical Gardens | 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704. | Phone: (608)246-4550 | Fax: (608)246-4719