Event Calendar

10:00 am
Succulents look stunning in a low-water garden. They’re surprisingly easy to care for and come in all shapes and sizes. See examples in our Ruth Risdon Storer Garden and learn how to grow them. Parking is free on weekends along Garrod Drive near the Gazebo or in nearby Visitor Parking Lot 55. For more information please call (530) 752-4880.
Ruth Risdon Storer Garden
11:00 am
Bring your insect collecting nets and join entomologists Melissa Cruz and Joel Hernandez to explore the amazing diversity of insects from California, southern Arizona and more. The event is free, ADA accessible and all ages are welcome. Biking is encouraged, but parking is free on weekends in Visitor Parking Lot 55. If you have any questions, please call (530) 752-4880.[...]
Arboretum Gazebo
Sep 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join Warren Roberts, the Superintendent Emeritus of the Arboretum, famous storyteller and punster, for an always engaging noontime exploration of the UC Davis Arboretum’s gardens and collections. This event is free. Visitors can find parking in Visitor Parking Lot 47 near Arboretum Headquarters with the purchase of a $9 daily pass. Members with parking benefits can request a permit at Arboretum Headquarters[...]
Arboretum Gazebo
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
9:00 am
The UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden cordially invites you to breakfast in the gardens. Join fellow Arboretum members and friends for a free estate planning seminar hosted by the Arboretum and Public Garden with the UC Davis Office of Planned Giving. A local estate attorney will share current information about the keys to a well-crafted estate plan that can protect[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Pollinator Gardening: Enrich your environment with hummingbirds, bees and butterflies Join Yolo County Master Gardeners, together with horticulture experts from the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden, for a morning packed with information about attracting pollinators to your gardens and enriching our environment. Why attend? Learn why creating pollinator-friendly habitats in your home landscape is of the utmost environmental importance[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery, UC Davis Campus