Enjoy Descanso Gardens during the upcoming hot summer nights! The Gardens are open late Tuesdays through Thursdays, June 7 to July 28, for two concert series, DJ music, food and fun! Entertainment is free with admission.
- Midweek extended summer hours, Tuesdays through Thursdays, June 7 to July 28, 5 to 8 p.m.: A summer tradition, Descanso keeps its gates open late! Enjoy concerts, deejay music and more. The Gift Shop stays open until 8 p.m., and Patina will have food and beverages available for purchase. Descanso members enter free; regular admission for nonmembers. No reciprocal gardens admissions.
- World Rhythms, 8 Tuesdays, June 7 to July 26, 6 to 7 p.m.: This series of world music and dance performances celebrates humankind’s connection to nature and gardens. Bring a picnic or purchase Patina grill favorites for a family-friendly evening of fun! Lawn chairs allowed. Lawn seating is first-come, first served. Performers subject to change. See the schedule of performances at descansogardens.org. View the menu here.
- Lakeside Lounge, 8 Wednesdays, June 8 to July 27, 5 to 8 p.m.: Enjoy a cool beer, relax to the sounds of The Flashdance spinning vinyl, and wander through the Rose Garden and Oak Woodland as the sun sets behind the San Rafael Hills. A changing menu of craft beers will be available for purchase, along with gourmet hot dogs and picnic fare from Patina. (Note: Outside picnics are not allowed at this event.)
- Music on the Main, 8 Thursdays, June 9 to July 28, 6 to 7:30 p.m.: Enjoy live music presented by some of the coolest jazz artists in the Southland. This season features both bright newcomers and fan favorites from seasons past. Bring a picnic or purchase Patina tostadas and enjoy a wonderful evening under the Descanso oaks with friends. Lawn seating is first-come, first served. Performers subject to change. Find the schedule of performances at descansogardens.org. This project was funded in part by a grant from Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts.