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Bayou Blues Festival

Music in the Garden Concert Series

April 27, 2024 1:00 pm -
April 27, 2024 7:00 pm

The annual Music in the Garden Concert Series provides a family-friendly outdoor cultural experience combining the sound of live music with the relaxing acoustics and visual beauty of nature.

New for 2024, join us near the banks of Sims Bayou for an afternoon of soulful, roots music at the Bayou Blues Festival, curated by Houston’s own Annika Chambers.

Festival Lineup:


Like other Music in the Garden Concert Series performances, lawn seating for the Bayou Blues Festival is included in the cost of general admission. Ticket prices on Saturdays are $15 for adults and $10 for students (with current ID) and children age 3 and older.

*Members can use the general admission(s) benefit associated with their level of membership toward the cost of a concert ticket(s).

Concessions, including adult beverages, will be available for purchase; outside food and drink are prohibited.

Special thanks to festival sponsor Saint Arnold Brewing Company.

NOTE: Bring your own lawn/camp chair(s) with General Admission.

Upcoming Events

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April 22, 2024 10:00 am
Earth Day Mini Concert
April 22, 2024 12:00 pm
City Nature Challenge Trivia & Happy Hour
April 26, 2024 3:00 pm
Hosted by National Wildlife Federation
April 27, 2024 10:00 am
Ayurvedic Mini Retreat
April 28, 2024 10:00 am
Our Mission

Enriching life through discovery, education, and the conservation of plants and the natural environment.


9:00 am — 5:00 pm

Garden Entrance
One Botanic Lane
Houston, TX 77017
Mailing Address

8205 N. Bayou Drive
Houston, TX 77017

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