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FEAST With the Dearly Departed

FEAST With the Dearly Departed

October 26 – 5:30-8:30

Join Tucson Botanical Gardens for Feast with the Dearly Departed, our take on the wonderful Día de los Muertos holiday. Celebrate loved ones who have passed as we gather together and enjoy music, food, share stories and cherished memories.

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LightArt: The Botanical Series

LightArt: The Botanical Series

October 12th – January 5th

Seattle architect and designer, Ryan Smith, combines art, nature, and design to craft his custom lighting creations. The Botanical Series was inspired by the flowers that dot the landscape of the Pacific Northwest. Lush rhododendron and cherry blossoms, elegant foxglove, columbine and snowdrops as well as a cluster of chartreuse blossoms, inspired by biophilia, reinforces that nature is a constant source of inspiration for Ryan and his team of artisans.

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Catharsis - Rachel Ivanyi and Joanna Taylor

Catharsis - Rachel Ivanyi and Joanna Taylor

October 17th – January 5th

Fellow artists, and mother and daughter, Rachel Ivanyi and Joanna Taylor have come together to create “Catharsis” an exhibition that explores the natural world as a way to heal. Through a shared personal experience, Rachel and Joana were able to develop new styles of expression, and in turn, help viewers experience an elevated awareness of the interconnectivity of nature.

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Located on the site of the historic Porter property, Reader’s Digest named Tucson Botanical Gardens as the BEST Secret Garden in America. Among mature trees and expertly cultivated foliage, specialty gardens such as the Cactus & Succulent Garden, Barrio Garden and Herb Garden highlight the diversity of native plants while offering a lush oasis in the heart of Tucson. Tropical butterflies from around the world are featured in the Cox Butterfly & Orchid Pavilion Oct.–May. Experience year-round tours, community events, classes, and art exhibits, as well as the creative, seasonal menu of Café Botanica. Now celebrating 40 years of living beauty, The Tucson Botanical Gardens is a unique gem not to be missed.

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