Cool Summer Evenings

Wednesday - Friday, June 11 - August 8

After a day at the beach, visit the gardens in the cool of the evening when we remain open until 9 p.m.! Enjoy outdoor theater, concerts, and special programs just for kids. Entertainment and programs are included in garden admission and are free to members. Creek Cruises are $8 for adults and $4 for children ages 4-12, in addition to admission. Check back for the entertainment schedule.

Visitors are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to be more comfortable during the performances. On Wednesday and Friday evenings, the Pavilion Restaurant offers dinner until 8 p.m. and desserts and beverage are available for purchase on the Pavilion Patio during the concerts. On Thursday evenings. the Courtyard Cafe is open until 7 p.m. On June 13, July 4, and August 8 we will have Cool Summer Evenings Cook-outs on the grill from 5:30 p.m. (Those evenings the Pavilion Restaurant will not offer its regular menu).

Cruises down the creek are available all three evenings and on Thursday evenings, we offer special pirate creek cruises.


Watch a quick video of the pirate cruise below.