Special Events

BBQ, Telescopes & a Night In the Woods

BBQ, Telescopes & a Night In the Woods

BBQ, Telescopes & a Night In the Woods Celebrate the Summer Solistice at our annual membership drive. Visiting the Arboretum at night is a special experience and one you won’t soon forget. Participants will enjoy BBQ, wine and beer at our building before heading to the meadow to […]

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Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 18 10:00 a.m – 2:00 p.m. Free to attend!   Save the date for our annual Earth Day Celebration! Come take part in our Earth conscious activities such as guided hikes, crafts from recycled materials, face painting, and introduction to our Citizen […]

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Spring Native Plant Sale

Spring Native Plant Sale

Come visit the Spring Native Plant Sale held over two weekends in March to find over 120 beautiful species of plants native to the region. These trees, shrubs, vines, ferns, groundcovers, grasses and meadow forbs are sourced from local growers. Proceeds benefit the Arboretum’s conservation and education […]

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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 (last admittance at 7:00pm) Friday, February 13th from 6:00 – 10:00 pm (Please click here for the Friday’s event) $75 Members / $85 Non Members Ages 21+ (childcare available $10 per child, ages 5+) Join […]

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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 (last admittance at 8:00pm) Saturday, February 14th from 5:00 – 9:00 pm (Please click here for the Saturday’s event) $75 Members / $85 Non Members Ages 21+ (childcare available $10 per child, ages 5+) […]

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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 pm – 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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Festivities in the Forest

Festivities in the Forest

The Natural Place to Get Your Holiday Cheer! Saturday, December 6 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Free to attend!  Wreaths & Garland On sale starting November 29th in the Nature Store and during Festivities in the Forest. Our wreaths and garland are made from the finest Fraser […]

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