Great Garden Escape & Uncorked in the Garden
Enjoying live music in the Garden on summer nights has become a local tradition. Great Garden Escape is every Thursday evening, June through September and features upbeat dancing music and friends.
Bring your own low back chairs or blanket. Picnic baskets are welcome or guests can purchase selections from the on-site food and beverage vendors. Don’t forget to take part in wine tastings with Uncorked in the Garden!
PLEASE NOTE – NEW FOR SUMMER 2015 – per IBG’s insurance policy patron wine, beer or alcohol will NO LONGER be allowed to be brought inside the Garden. Please support local vendors and the Garden by purchasing beer and wine from our Great Garden Escape vendors. Food is still allowed to be brought into the Garden.
Event Dates & Times
Thursdays, June 4 – September 17, 2015
The Garden closes for regular admission at 4:00 p.m. on Thursdays.
June – July
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
August – September
6 – 9 p.m. Gates open at 5:00 p.m.
Great Garden Escape 2015 Schedule
$7 IBG Member
$6 Youth (ages 5-12) Children 5 and younger are free.
NEW – Summer 2015 GGE Bulk Ticket Options (must be purchased in advance):
IBG Members: Purchase 10 tickets for $60.00
Adult: Purchase 10 tickets for $90.00
Admission may be purchased in advance online or by calling or visiting the Garden office:
Garden Box Office Hours: Monday-Friday from 9-4 p.m.
Online ticket purchasing will only be available until 12 p.m. the day of the concert. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the gate the evening of the concert.
Will-call tickets will be located at the Idaho Botanical Garden Will-Call table by the Kiosk entrance.
E-tickets (delivered in a separate e-mail) can be taken straight to the gate to be taken the night of.
Seating is limited in the Meditation Garden.
Food & Drink
PLEASE NOTE – NEW FOR SUMMER 2015 – per IBG’s insurance policy patron wine, beer or alcohol will NO LONGER be allowed to be brought inside the Garden. Please support the Garden by purchasing beer and wine from our Great Garden Escape vendors. Food is still allowed to be brought into the Garden.
Willowcreek Grill & Raw Sushi will provide food, non-alcoholic, and adult beverages for purchase.
We are pleased to announce other partners rotating through Uncorked in the Garden:
Please bring low back chairs (no more than 8″ off the ground.) If you require a higher chair, you will be asked to sit in the back or on the outer edges. We want to provide the best concert experience possible for our guests and members.
This is an outdoor concert series and the concerts will be performed rain or shine. Please dress for the weather.