Celebrate Earth Day 2023 at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks on Friday, April 21, from 3 to 6 pm. This outdoor event includes family-friendly hands-on, interactive activities, crafts, and games. Enjoy live music by “March to August,” be amazed by a magic show with Alan Burdick, visit booths featuring a variety of community partners, and explore six cultivated acres of spring garden beauty!
Guests will have the opportunity to see a live snake up close with the Ozark Natural Science Center, feed goats with Greedy Goats NWA, feel the pelts of “Arkansas Critters” with the Ozark Highland Nature Center, make a “sun print” with the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, and so much more! Information will be available about weather, soil extinction, bird rehabilitation, the importance of clean water, and more. The City of Fayetteville will be giving away free trees and shrubs while supplies last.
Guests are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy in the Garden, but please pack in and pack out.
Admission is free for BGO members. For nonmembers, admission is $10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 4-12, and free for children 3 and under. Tickets are available for purchase at bgozarks.org/events or at the gate.