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Desert Botanical Garden

  • 1201 N. Galvin Parkway Phoenix, AZ 85008
    • Phone: (480) 481-8188
    • Toll-free: (888) 314-9480
    • Fax: (480) 481-8124
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The Desert Botanical Garden offers the world's finest collection of arid plants from deserts of the world in a unique outdoor setting. The Garden has more than 50,000 desert plants on display throughout five thematic trails that illustrate topics such as conservation, desert living, plants and people of the Sonoran Desert, and desert wildflowers. Visit the Garden and enjoy specialized tours, special events, seasonal exhibits, concerts, family activities, Gertrude's restaurant, Patio Café and the Garden's gift and plant shop.

General Information
  • Miles to Downtown Phoenix: 9
  • Miles to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: 4
  • Green/Sustainable Practices:
Facility Info
  • Largest Room 4700
  • Reception Capacity 350
  • Audio true
  • Max Banquet Capacity 350
  • Outdoor Banquet Capacity 250
  • Miles to Phoenix Convention Center 9
  • Outside Entertainment Allowed true
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Outdoor 0
  • Preferred Caterers true
  • Max Reception Capacity 500
  • Outdoor Reception Capacity 275
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Indoor+Outdoor 0
  • Visual true
  • Banquet Capacity 300

Great Pumpkin Festival

Desert Botanical Garden
October 23, 2016
Celebrate a fall tradition with Desert Botanical Garden. Take a hayride out to the Pumpkin Patch, where children 12 and under…

Music in the Garden Fall Concert Series: Vox Urbana

Desert Botanical Garden in the Ullman Terrace
October 28, 2016
The Desert Botanical Garden is proud to bring another season of stellar talent to the Music in the Garden Fall Concert Series.…

Dia de los Muertos Celebration

Desert Botanical Garden
October 29, 2016 to October 30, 2016
Recurring daily
Celebrate Día de los Muertos at the Garden at this two-day family-oriented festival that uses music, dance and storytelling to…

Dogs' Day in the Garden

Desert Botanical Garden
November 5, 2016
The Garden has gone to the dogs! Bring the whole family, dogs included, to the Garden for a tail-wagging good time. Go for a…

Chiles and Chocolate Festival

Desert Botanical Garden
November 11, 2016 to November 13, 2016
Recurring daily
The Chiles & Chocolate Festival is the ideal recipe for a sweet and spicy fall. Sample and shop your way through the top…

Las Noches de Las Luminarias

Desert Botanical Garden
November 25, 2016 to December 31, 2016
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Eight thousand hand-lit luminaria bags and thousands of white twinkle lights will set the Garden aglow this winter for 21…