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Sherry May, Co-Director, (901) 485-2824 or

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Memphis, TN, March 30, 2012 – Memphis Botanic Garden is proud to announce the line up for this  year’s Live at the Garden concert series.  The series kicks off June 16 with Chicago, July 27 – Seal, August  17 – Duran Duran, August 31 – Lynyrd Skynyrd, and October 5 – Bonnie Raitt.

The highly successful Live at the Garden series, now in its 12th year, is held on the grounds of the  beautiful Memphis Botanic Garden and has a capacity of 6,500.  The series title sponsor is DuncanWilliams Investment Bankers, Inc. Presenting Sponsors are Fed Ex, TruGreen, Infiniti of Memphis, Nolan’s, Classic Party Rentals and PDR.

“We are very excited about this year’s line-up and feel like there is something for everyone.  The great  thing about Live at the Garden is that it is a total Memphis experience, not just a concert” says Sherry Misner, Co-Director.

Live at the Garden offers reserved seating tables and open seating lawn.  Lawn patrons are encouraged  to bring their lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy a picnic on the grounds.  All patrons are welcome to  bring in their own food and beverages. There are also food vendors on site, in addition to pre-order  caterers that will have food available for pick up upon arrival.

Season Lawn Passes are $175, plus fees, for the 5 show series and will go on sale Monday, April 2 through or the Live at the Garden Box Office.  All individual show tickets go on sale Monday, April 23.  Lawn tickets are $45 plus fees.

Live at the Garden is the largest fundraiser for the Memphis Botanic Garden, a 501C3 organization.


For more information on Live at the Garden, call (901) 636-4107 or



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Box Office Hours

  • Beginning April 1: M-F | 10-4:30pm
  • Week of Show: M-F | 10-4:30pm
  • Day of Show: 10-3pm; re-opens at 5pm at main gates



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750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN 38117
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