NOTE: Water, including restrooms, temporarily unavailable in Susan Garver Family Discovery Garden. Use facilities in Welcome Pavilion.
Houston Botanic Garden - Logo

Spring Garden Showcase

Hosted by National Wildlife Federation

April 27, 2024 10:00 am -
April 27, 2024 12:00 pm

National Wildlife Federation and Ranger Rick are hosting their inaugural Houston Spring Garden Showcase in the Susan Garver Family Discovery Garden at the Houston Botanic Garden on Saturday, April 27. The event will celebrate the work of teachers and students helping to recover the monarch butterfly and promote sustainability on their school grounds. There will be fun-filled activities for the entire family, including live music, face painting, photo ops with Ranger Rick, and a scavenger hunt.

The Spring Garden Showcase is included in the cost of general admission for the day — $15 per adult, $10 per child or student with a valid ID. Garden members can attend for free.

Schools that participate in NWF can email for admission information.

Houston Botanic Garden offers free parking for most events, which are often held in climate-controlled environments, rain or shine. Stop #848 on METRO Route 005-Southmore is the closest stop for those coming to the Garden via bus. If you have specific questions, please email


Upcoming Events

Music, Movement & Mindfulness
April 21, 2024 1:00 pm
See New Sims Bayou Greenway Mural
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
Music in the Garden Concert Series
April 27, 2024 1:00 pm
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

Ticket Window
Join Our Mailing List