Upcoming Events

We have a number of wonderful events throughout the year including Sow in the New Year (January 3), and the well-loved Spring Garden Tour (Saturday, April 25). Visit us here again to find out more about those popular events.

7th Annual Spring Garden Tour

Garden Tour

Saturday, April 25th, 10 am to 4 pm   

Spend a glorious California day touring some of Ventura’s most unique private gardens—from the intimate to the enchanting.

All Seven Gardens $25     
Party Tickets only $25     
Party and Gardens $50

Purchase your tickets here or at Villa Tasca Gardens, Oasis Patio & Garden, Palermo, Danny’s Deli, Green Thumb and Pacific Oaks Federal Credit Union (check PacificOaksfcu.org for locations) on April 1.

Unable to attend, make a donation here.

If you are interested in volunteering for the Garden Tour, please contact us at volunteer@venturabotanicalgardens.com.


Don't forget the After Party!

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After-Party: 3 pm to 7 pm

 Make a toast to the Legacy of Theodosia Burr Shepard, while you nosh on yummies from our fun Food Trucks at historic City Hall (right parking lot). Indulge in our plant sale and silent auction as you enjoy the stunning views of the ocean.



Thanks to our sponsors:

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New Ventura Botanical Gardens app!


The Ventura Botanical Gardens app is available at the iTunes Store and at Google Play for free. Get it now & use it on your next hike in the gardens!



Map to Site


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To walk the trail, park behind City Hall (upper parking lot).


Vision Plan

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PHYSICAL LOCATION:    398 Ferro Drive,  Ventura, CA 93001                 MAILING ADDRESS:    P.O. Box 3127,  Ventura, CA 93006-3127

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