30 Thursdays

Experience 30 Sunsets at the Garden
Thursday night just got way more interesting

On Thursday nights throughout Daylight Savings Time we will offer extended hours staying open until sunset.

Each Thursday night our 96 acres will be open to members at no cost and to guests paying our
daily fee. Most weeks we’ll also host special events, sometimes for free and
sometimes with an added cost. These events include:

Botanical Bars
Join us for four evenings of botanically inspired adult beverages, food, music and more!
May 31, June 28, September 27 and October 25
6:00 p.m.
$30 Members/ $40 Non-Members - Tickets go on sale May 1, 2018.

Cocktails and Canvases 
On the second Thursday of each month we will offer Plein Air
(outdoor) painting class using one of our 31 spectacular gardens as a background. Bring your
own beverage and painting supplies.
May 10, June 14, July 12, August 9, September 13 and October 11
6:00 p.m.
Free with Garden Admission. 

Taste of the Garden

Join our own Blair Combest as he prepares a tasting of special treats using
ingredients found in our (and your) gardens! Be sure to bring your favorite beverage to enjoy while you observe and taste Blair's special demonstration. 
May 24 and July 26
6:00 p.m.
Free with Garden Admission

It’s a Plant Party
Charity Siebert of our Education Department will lead a small group in
creating your own indoor terrarium which you may take home.
6:00 p.m.
August 23
$30 Members/ $40 Non-Members - Tickets online here.
Limited Quantities

Nature at Night
Join an MBG staff member on an evening guided tour of our gardens.
April 19, June 21, August 16 and October 18
6:00 p.m.
Free with Garden Admission

Trails and Tails
For two special nights only, we welcome you and your four legged friend (on a
leash) for a walk along our trails and pathways.
April 26 and August 30
6:00 p.m.
Free with Garden Admission - complimentary plastic bags too!

Walk after Work
The night is yours to explore our 96 acres as you wish!
May 17, July 19 and September 20
6:00 p.m.
Free with Garden Admission

Zen and Zinfandel
The first Thursday of each month features a Yoga session led by a local Yogi
in one of our beautiful gardens – always with a glass of wine nearby. What a great way to get
ready for Friday! Bring your own Yoga mat and beverage. Classes will be lead by Sumits Yoga.
May 3, June 7, July 5, August 2, September 6 and October 4
6:00 p.m.
Free with Garden Admission


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Central Daylight Time Hours:
9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Central Standard Time (Winter) Hours:
9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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Adults $10.00
Seniors (62 & over) $8.00
Children (2-12) $5.00
Children (under 2) FREE
Members FREE
* Handicapped Accessible

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We are located at:
750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN 38117
(Between Park & Southern)

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