August 2015

  • Red, Ripe and Roasted

    Sunday, Aug. 30; 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    Delicious food and family fun abound at our tomato garlic festival benefiting the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.
  • National Living Lab

    Select dates; August 2015

    Help make science happen! Assist Carnegie Mellon University researchers as they explore how children learn, and get a firsthand look at their important projects.
  • August Public Programs

    Saturdays and Sundays; 1:30 p.m.

    Grow your garden know-how by attending a free-with-admission class. From native edibles to fall perennials and much more, local experts bring it all to you surrounded by the beauty of our gardens.
  • Butterfly Forest

    Now Through Sept. 7

    Watch as gorgeous butterflies emerge from their chrysalises to flutter among the blooms. One may even land on you!
  • Summer Flower Show

    Open Now

    Discover the vibrant hues, tantalizing textures and strange shapes of some of Earth’s most weird and wonderful botanical specimens in a show that will turn your head and treat your senses.