Member Benefits: Events & Discounts

Members enjoy these special events at BBG! Not yet a member? Join today to enjoy all these events and more!

Member Events

  • Garden members stroll through the Cranford Rose Garden.

    Rose Night

    Shake a leg to a live band in honor of the Cranford Rose Garden’s Jazz Age roots. Be sure to don your swankiest fascinator and participate in BBG’s hat contest.

  • A mom and daughter enjoy a summer night outside the Lily Pool Terrace.

    Members' Summer Evenings

    On these special evenings, BBG remains open an extra two and a half hours for members only! Enjoy a twilight stroll and dine al fresco at the Café.

  • A couple enjoys wine outside the Lily Pool.

    Garden Cocktail Nights

    Enjoy live music and a special cocktail (cash bar) while savoring the summer sunset on Lily Pool Terrace.

  • Trying hot sauce at the Chile Pepper Festival

    Chile Pepper Festival

    Show your membership card to bypass the admission lines at BBG's Chile Pepper Festival.

  • A masked rabbit and Batman dance at BBG's Ghouls and Gourds.

    Ghouls & Gourds

    Show your membership card to bypass the admission lines at BBG's Ghouls & Gourds.

Member Discounts

Out on the town or shopping the web, BBG membership offers you the inside track to savings! Enjoy a wide array of exclusive member discounts from participating merchants listed here. For in-store purchases, present your valid BBG membership card at checkout. For online ordering, use the discount codes.

See BBG Members’ 2016 Discount Guide (PDF) ›

Would your business like to participate in our discount program? Contact the Membership Department at 718-623-7210 or [email protected] for details.

Discounts at BBG

Show your BBG membership card to receive a 10% discount on BBG classes, books, and purchases at the café, Garden Shop, and online.

Reciprocal Privileges

As a benefit of membership, Brooklyn Botanic Garden is pleased to offer reciprocal privileges (free or discounted admission and other discounts) at horticultural institutions affiliated with the American Horticultural Society. Just show your current BBG membership card to receive free admission. For a complete list of participating institutions, visit American Horticultural Society

Contact Us

For more information on membership levels and benefits, including educational and corporate membership and discounts for senior citizens, call Membership at 718-623-7210 or email [email protected].

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Not yet a member? Join today to receive a year of free admission and more!

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