Garden Adventures

Kids ages 4-12 and a parent

Garden Adventures are classes for kids ages 4-12. Each class focuses on a different topic and seeks to help kids connect with plants while encouraging them to explore the wonders of the natural world. Classes are designed for caregivers to attend and participate with their child. Limit one caregiver per student. No infants please.

Registration Required - Garden Member $5 / General Public $7

Register below or by calling 801-581-8454

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Sensational Summer

SATURDAY, June 11
10-11:30AM
We’re kicking off the summer with a Garden celebration! Join the festivities as you learn about the Summer Solstice (June 20), create a cool summer treat, and plant summer lovin’ flowers to take home.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Perfect Pollinators

SATURDAY, June 25
10-11:30AM
It’s National Pollinator Week (June 20-26) and we’re celebrating in the Sprout House. Explore the amazing things pollinators do and learn why these little critters are a vital part of the environment. Then create a pollinator habitat to take home with you.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Fantastic Fables

SATURDAY, July 9
10-11:30AM
The world of Aesop’s Fables has taken over the Children’s Garden! Tour the animal-shaped topiaries on display and learn more about fables and the life lessons they teach us. Then plant your own fable-themed mini terrarium to take home.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Plantiful Pizza

SATURDAY, July 16
10-11:30AM
From sage and basil to tomatoes and peppers, you can put almost any plant on a pizza! Learn more about this tasty Italian dish and the plants that help make it oh-so delicious. Then, create your own scrumptious mini pizza using a variety of flavorful plants.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Summer Treasure Hunt

SATURDAY, August 6
10-11:30AM
We’re searching for hidden treasure! Explore the Garden from top to bottom and hunt for clues hidden along the pathways. What secrets of the natural world will you uncover before you reach your final destination and the treasure that awaits you?

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Incredible Ice Cream

SATURDAY, August 20
10-11:30AM
Summer might be ending, but we’re having one last celebration in the Sprout House—with ice cream! Join us as we explore the science of making this frozen treat and investigate the plants that help make it oh-so tasty. Then, we’ll mix up a batch of homemade ice cream and flavor it with a few common (and not-so-common!) plants.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Location: 
Red Butte Garden Sprout House
Cost: 
Garden Members: $5, General Public: $7

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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