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2014 Sakura Matsuri
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2014 Sakura Matsuri

Saturday, April 26–Sunday, April 27 | 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Sakura Matsuri, the annual cherry blossom festival at BBG, offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. The festival marks the end of Hanami, the Japanese cultural tradition of enjoying each moment of the cherry blossom season.

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Ongoing

Full Bloom: Artwork by Ann Tarantino

Full Bloom: Artwork by Ann Tarantino

March 21–May 1, 2014
Works on skylights will be on view April 19–September 21
Artist’s reception: Friday, March 21, 3:30–5:30 p.m.

Ann Tarantino uses flowers and vegetables as a point of departure for her intricate cut paper works.

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Tree House Installation

Tree House Installation

Oak Circle

Tree house architect Roderick Romero created a new, site-specific installation using wood from trees felled by Hurricane Sandy.

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Saturday, April 19, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round | 1 p.m.
Saturdays in April and May | 11 a.m.
(except Saturday, April 26)
Tuesdays in April, May, June, and July | 1 p.m.

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round | 1 p.m.
Saturdays in April and May | 11 a.m.
(except Saturday, April 26)
Tuesdays in April, May, June, and July | 1 p.m.

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Monday, April 21, 2014

Closed Monday

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is closed on Mondays.

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Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Tuesdays–Saturdays, April 5–June 6
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sundays, April 6–June 1 | 1–3 p.m.
No programs on April 19–20, 26–27, 30; May 1, 24–25.

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Learn about a different theme each week.

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Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round | 1 p.m.
Saturdays in April and May | 11 a.m.
(except Saturday, April 26)
Tuesdays in April, May, June, and July | 1 p.m.

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Tuesdays–Saturdays, April 5–June 6
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sundays, April 6–June 1 | 1–3 p.m.
No programs on April 19–20, 26–27, 30; May 1, 24–25.

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Learn about a different theme each week.

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Hanami Guided Tour: Flowering Cherries and Other Spring Blooms

Hanami Guided Tour: Flowering Cherries and Other Spring Blooms

Wednesdays, April 16, 23, 30; May 7 | 1 p.m.

Hanami is the Japanese tradition of cherry-blossom viewing. Celebrate it with a stroll through BBG’s renowned flowering cherry collection, Japanese Hill-and-Pond Garden, and Plant Family Collection.

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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Tuesdays–Saturdays, April 5–June 6
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sundays, April 6–June 1 | 1–3 p.m.
No programs on April 19–20, 26–27, 30; May 1, 24–25.

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Learn about a different theme each week.

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Friday, April 25, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Tuesdays–Saturdays, April 5–June 6
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sundays, April 6–June 1 | 1–3 p.m.
No programs on April 19–20, 26–27, 30; May 1, 24–25.

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Learn about a different theme each week.

 Learn More

Saturday, April 26, 2014

2014 Sakura Matsuri

2014 Sakura Matsuri

Saturday, April 26–Sunday, April 27 | 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Sakura Matsuri, the annual cherry blossom festival at BBG, offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. The festival marks the end of Hanami, the Japanese cultural tradition of enjoying each moment of the cherry blossom season.

 Learn More

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round | 1 p.m.
Saturdays in April and May | 11 a.m.
(except Saturday, April 26)
Tuesdays in April, May, June, and July | 1 p.m.

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

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Closed Mondays

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Adults $10
Seniors (65 and over) $5
Students with a valid ID $5
Children under 12 Free
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