Tuesday, May 30, 2017

The Botanical Gardens in June 2017

Coleus and Color returns in June
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, located at 2655 South Park Ave. in Buffalo, is kicking off summer with one of its signature events in June .
  • Arcangel Gallery: William Smyers – now through August 13.
  • Bonsai Show – June 3-4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. both days.
  • Garden Railway Exhibit – June 3-July 9, from the WNY Garden Railway Society.
  • Coleus and Color – June 17-August 6
  • Tasting Tuesday – June 20 from 4-7:30 p.m. (Gardens will be open noon-8 p.m.) – a small cafĂ© will be set up at the Gardens on select Tuesdays for a casual farm-to-table experience with small plates and herbaceous drinks from Chef Avi Altman from Obviously Avi Catering.
  • Starry Night in the Garden – June 21 from 6-9 p.m. featuring Leann Rimes, Johnnyswim and James TW – also features food samples and beverage tastings. General admission tickets are $55 – find out more here.
  • Garden Art Sale – June 24-25 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. both days – this free event is part of the Gardens Buffalo-Niagara festival.
  • Summer Tree Tours – June 24 at 11 a.m. - $10 per person – meet at the Botanical Gardens tent at the Art Sale.
For more information on these events and others at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, visit www.buffalogardens.com