Two beer glasses in front of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory.

Blues, Brews, & Botany

Saturday, September 23, 2017 – Sunday, September 24, 2017

12 – 4 p.m.

Discover the connections between beer and botany with music, tastings, and talks by Garden scientists. Purchase a souvenir sampling mug to enjoy a flight of palate-pleasing brews from New York State and beyond. Plus, see NYBG’s blockbuster exhibition, CHIHULY, featuring over 20 breathtaking works of art that dazzle with color, light, and form. The Garden’s dramatic vistas become living canvases for work created specifically for NYBG, showcasing Chihuly’s signature organic shapes in brilliant colors. Spend the day sampling beer, learn about the science behind it, and explore monumental CHIHULY sculptures set throughout the Garden landscape.

Advance purchase recommended to guarantee admission; events do sell out.

Non-Member Pricing

$43, includes a Sampling Mug ($15) and All-Garden Pass ($28)

Member Pricing

Sampling Mug: $15

Tickets are for adults 21 and over. Tickets include all special weekend activities plus All-Garden Pass admission, which includes access to the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, Tram Tour, and more.

Photo of Liogier book

Dig deeper into botany with The Field Photographs of Alain H. Liogier

This collection of snapshots offers a glimpse into the late ‘60s wanderings of botanist Alain Liogier, whose plant studies in the Dominican Republic tell a story at the crossroads of time, place, science, and art. Peruse photographs encompassing a local flora that expresses itself through both beauty and rugged adaptation.

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