BigNews.Biz - Jan 03,2017 - DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS EVENTS IN FEBRUARY
FEBRUARY 2017: HIGHLIGHTS AT DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS
ALL PROGRAM PRICES INCLUDE ADMISSION TO THE GARDENS, EXCLUDING OFFSITE EVENTS Full calendar: www.botanicgardens.org
HOURS York St: Through May, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Chatfield Farms: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. SCFD FREE DAYS February 7: Chatfield Farms February 20: York St.
EVENTS Off the Clock: Cajun Carnival Friday, February 3, 6-9:30 p.m. Advance Tickets: $17, $14 member | Door Tickets: $22, $19 Member Celebrate an early Mardi Gras at the Gardens. Revel in the beauty of hundreds of orchid blooms in Marnie’s Pavilion and the Orangery; enjoy live music by Fat City Mardi Gras Band and Queen City Jazz Quintet; make a Mardi Gras mask; have a tarot card reading and savor specialty dinners and drinks from Offshoots Café and our cash bar. Great for singles, couples and friends!
EXHIBITS + DISPLAYS Edible: Botanical Art & Illustration November 20 – February 17 This annual juried exhibition from the Gardens’ School of Botanical Art & Illustration features the students’ best achievements in a variety of media. The theme for this show is edible plants and highlights the artists’ technical skill and botanical knowledge.
Orchid Showcase January 6 – February 20 This annual exhibition returns to present hundreds of colorful orchid blooms in the Orangery and Marnie’s Pavilion. Common and rare species are featured, some even so special they have to remain behind the greenhouse glass. The 2017 display theme is Victorian