Wine being poured into a glass in front of daffodils.

Daffodil Celebration and Wine Weekend

Saturday, April 28, 2018 – Sunday, April 29, 2018

12 – 4 p.m.

Enjoy the Perfect Pairing of Springtime Beauty & Local Wines

Come spring, the Garden is in full bloom, setting the scene for this wine lover’s weekend. Enjoy samplings from more than a dozen New York wineries, listen to live music, and learn about the science behind winemaking along Tulip Tree Allée. Drop by the spring preview of the NYBG Farmers Market for freshly baked goods and other delicious treats. Don’t miss a prime photo opportunity to capture over 670,000 daffodils on display at Daffodil Hill as well as the Liasson Narcissus Collection in Daffodil Valley.

Advance purchase recommended to guarantee admission; sell out is expected.

Non-Member Tickets
$43; includes a souvenir NYBG wine tumbler ($15) and All-Garden Pass ($28)

Member Tickets
$15; souvenir NYBG wine tumbler only; All-Garden Pass is free for Members

Adults 21 and over; please bring ID. Tickets include all special weekend activities plus All-Garden Pass admission, which includes access to the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, Tram Tour, and more.

Spring Season sponsored by MetLife Foundation logo

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Wine is poured into a glass in front of a backdrop of iced wine bottles and daffodils.

Botany of Wine: Beyond the Grape

1 & 3 p.m.
Ross Hall

An NYBG botanist talks about the diversity of plants that have gone into making wine around the world for thousands of years.

yellow Daffodils

DIY Paper Daffodils

Come capture the beauty of botany and learn to create your own DIY daffodils out of paper—yours to take home! Supplies and instructions provided. Available while supplies last.

Cherry blossoms and daffodils bloom on Daffodil Hill in spring.

Guided Tours of Daffodil Hill

12:30 & 2:30 p.m.
Meet at Reflecting Pool

Join a Garden Guide to explore the historic Narcissus collection at Daffodil Hill while enjoying the most vibrant outdoor collections.


Photo Op Highlights Tour

1:30 & 3:30 p.m.
Meet at Reflecting Pool

Follow master photographer Douglas Dubler around Daffodil Hill as he points out prime photo opportunity locations.

Daffodils bloom on Daffodil Hill with the text

Donate Today!

As we move toward our goal of planting one million daffodils in honor of NYBG’s recent 125th Anniversary, we invite you to help support the Garden and its initiative by donating to support the effort.