Botanical Blues

Event Details

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Member – free
Adult – $12
Senior (65+) – $11
Active Military – $11
Children (2-12) – $9
Children 2 and under – free
Adventure Pass holders and Museums for All (WIC and SNAP EBT card holders) – free

Tickets for Botanical Blues will not be sold in advance, but will be available at the door. First come, first served until capacity is reached.

Concert Checklist

  • Leave outside food and drinks at home
  • Leave chairs at home
  • Purchase admission at the door
  • Bring Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Silipint® for 10% off drinks
  • Come early or carpool to the Garden
  • Shoes are required at the Garden at all times

Reserved Tables

NEW this year you can purchase a reserved table for up to four guests! Each show will have two reserved tables available for purchase. Enjoy the show from your designated spot, perfect for a group outing or an afternoon date! Tables include admission. Tables must be reserved online by the Wednesday before the performance.

Event Details

Shows are held live in the conservatory and last one hour each. Botanical Blues attendees are welcome to wander the indoor gardens during the concert.


Trellis Café will have food and drinks available for purchase in the café and a bar in the conservatory.

Attend. Join. Give. Everything Supports the Garden.





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