Arbor Day

April 28, 2017

Free Admission Day

There’s no better place than Red Butte Garden to celebrate Arbor Day! As Utah’s very own arboretum, we can't wait to share the wonderful world of trees. Due to the generous support of Rocky Mountain Power, join us for a fun day of activities and leave with a free tree to take home (while supplies last).

Thanks to funding in part by Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Program (ZAP) Arbor Day is a ZAP Free Day! Everyone enjoys free Garden admission.

Schedule of Events

Tree Giveaway
Children’s Garden, All Day
Thanks to the generous support of Rocky Mountain Power, all guests leave with a free White Fir, Abies concolor, to take home. Trees available while supplies last!

The Diversity of Deciduous Trees
Courtyard Garden, 11:30AM-12:30PM

Stop by for a lunchtime tour with Crystal Kim, Garden Horticulturist, to explore deciduous trees in the Garden. Discover unique trees that are good candidates for your own yard and how they can lower your energy bill year round. Bring your questions and leave with a free tree to take home due to the generous support of Rocky Mountain Power.

Tour meets in the Courtyard Garden. Space limited to 20 guests.
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Incredible Conifers!
Courtyard Garden, 1-2PM

Join David Olszyk of the American Conifer Society and members of the Garden’s conifer planning committee on a tour to discuss the Garden’s amazing collection and how conifers can add interest to your winter landscape. Bring your conifer-related questions and leave with a free tree to take home due to the generous support of Rocky Mountain Power.

Tour meets in the Courtyard Garden. Space limited to 20 guests.
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Cost: 
FREE DAY: Arbor Day is a Free admission day thanks to funding in part by Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Program (ZAP)

HOURS (MDT)

Closed Thanksgiving Day and Dec 24-Jan 1

*On days when outdoor concerts are scheduled, garden hours are 9AM-5PM

Only Service Animals are allowed in the garden

GENERAL ADMISSION

Members: Free
Adults (ages 18-64): $12
Seniors (ages 65+): $10
Military w/ID: $10
Children (ages 3-17): $7
Children (under 3): Free
U of U Faculty/Staff: $10
U of U Students: Free with valid ID

Groups (12 or more) $1 off ea. person

Enjoy half-price admission December, January, and February

CONTACT
(801)585-0556

LOCATION
300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
How to Get Here

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