Calendar

“Bloom” by Susannah Herndon Peddie

May 1, 2015 to October 15, 2015

See “Bloom” on display in the Visitor Center daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through October 15! Bok Tower Gardens is proud to present exhibits that display artwork, historical stories, and cultural connections to the Central Florida region. Included with general admission.

Members Only: Shoptember Spree

September 1, 2015 to September 30, 2015

Show your Bok Tower Gardens membership card to receive a 20% discount in the Tower & Garden Gift Shop and the Blue Palmetto Cafe throughout the entire month of September!

Dog Day of Summer

September 5, 2015, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Leashed and friendly dogs are invited for this special day with activities including dog health & safety information and adoptions. Dog admission: $5 each, with 50% of the proceeds benefiting the Humane Society of Polk County. Regular human rates apply.

Fall Film Series: Owl Power

September 6, 2015, 3:30 pm,

Join us in the Visitor Center Theater for a showing of the PBS documentary, “Owl Power,” that follows the lives of two newly-hatched barn owls – Luna and Lily. Included with Gardens admission.

Fall Film Series: Power Surge

September 13, 2015, 3:30 pm,

Join us in the Visitor Center Theater as NOVA investigates if we are finally on the brink of a clean energy revolution in “Power Surge.” Included with Gardens admission.

National Grandparents Day

September 13, 2015,

Free admission is offered to all grandparents who are visiting the Gardens with grandchildren.

Anton Brees’ Birthday Carillon Concerts

September 14, 2015, 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
3:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Anton Brees performed at the Gardens until 1967 and left a legacy of contributions to the carillon world. Celebrate the birthday of the Singing Tower’s first carillonneur with recordings of his performances from the 1950′s.

Vegetable & Herb Gardening Workshop

September 19, 2015, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join local expert and Roosevelt Academy/Farms agriculture teacher Ray Cruze to learn the basics of planting your own garden, from seed starting to harvesting. This interactive class includes a hands-on project to take home. $35 per participant. Reservation required.

The final performance in our six-concert Live at the Gardens Summer Music Series, the Justin Murphy Irish Band entertains with everything from foot-stomping jigs to pub favorites; a diversity of Irish, Scottish and Celtic flavors.

Join us in the Visitor Center Theater as filmmaker Mark Lewis explores “The Natural History of the Chicken.” Included with Gardens admission.

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