Special Events

Fall Native Plant Sale

Fall Native Plant Sale

Come visit the Fall Native Plant Sale held over two weekends in September and October to find over 100 beautiful species of plants native to the region. These wildflowers, trees, shrubs, vines, ferns, groundcovers, and grasses are sourced from local growers. Proceeds benefit the Arboretum’s conservation and […]

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Fall Native Plant Sale

Fall Native Plant Sale

Come visit the Fall Native Plant Sale held over two weekends in September and October to find over 100 beautiful species of plants native to the region. These wildflowers, trees, shrubs, vines, ferns, groundcovers, and grasses are sourced from local growers. Proceeds benefit the Arboretum’s conservation and […]

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BBQ, Telescopes & a Night In the Woods

BBQ, Telescopes & a Night In the Woods

BBQ, Telescopes & a Night in the Woods Saturday, June 20 7:30 – 10:30 p.m. $35 per person / $70 per family Price includes: Dinner, beverages, night hike and observation of the night sky. You will also receive a new membership or renewal of your current membership […]

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Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 18 from 10:00 a.m – 2:00 p.m. Free to attend! Join us for our annual Earth Day Celebration! Our Earth Day Celebration is packed with earth conscience activities, demonstrations, and fun. Earth Day Activities & Crafts: Earth Day Native Plant Sale Saturday, April […]

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Spring Hawk Walk

Spring Hawk Walk

Spring Hawk Walk Take a walk on the wild side and join us in the Arboretum woods for our annual Spring Hawk Walk! You will be amazed by the hawks, owls and falcons, and vultures brought by Wildlife Revealed. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to experience these […]

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Tapas on the Trails

Tapas on the Trails

Tapas on the Trails – Saturday Saturday, February 14th from 5:00 – 9:00 pm SOLD OUT, no walk-ins please Our Friday Tapas on the Trails still has tickets available! February 13th from 6:00 – 10:00 pm $75 Members / $85 Non Members (price is per person not per […]

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Tapas on the Trails

Tapas on the Trails

Tapas on the Trails – Friday Friday, February 13th from 6:00 – 10:00 pm - SOLD OUT, no walk-ins please $75 Members / $85 Non Members (Price is per person not per couple) Ages 21+ (childcare available $10 per child, ages 5+) Join us for our annual Tapas on […]

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Arbor Day Native Plant Sale

Arbor Day Native Plant Sale

Come check out our seasonal selection of over 100 Houston native plants during our Arbor Day Celebration! Plants are sourced from local growers and proceeds from the sale benefit the Arboretum’s conservation and education efforts. Please bring comfortable walking shoes to walk the trails. Additional Arbor Day […]

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Arbor Day Bird Safari

Arbor Day Bird Safari

Arbor Day Bird Safari & Flight Show Saturday, January 24th 2:30, 3:30 and 4:30 Free to attend!  On Arbor Day we will also be celebrating the forest’s other woodland creatures! Don’t miss our Arbor Day Bird Safari with live birds of prey. You will be amazed by […]

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Arbor Day

Arbor Day

Arbor Day 2015 Saturday, January 24th 10:00 am – 2:00 pm FREE to attend!  #EndTreelessness This year’s event is packed with nature festivities and all things tree. You can be an ambassador for trees and help us End Treelessness by stopping by, taking home a free native […]

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