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FREE - Summer Nights in the Garden at Natural History Museum

  • Natural Histroy Museum 900 Exposition Blvd Los Angeles, CA, 90007 United States (map)

NHM’s newest summer series takes you into the Nature Gardens, with activities around every corner that will awaken your senses. 

MUSIC:  KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez spins ambient tunes in the Nature Garden.

DRINKS:  Sip on a garden-inspired cocktail as you walk through the gardens.

FOOD:  Bring a picnic or enjoy a food truck!  Peaches Smokehouse, S’Cream Truck, CreativEats Truck, No Jodas Cuban Kitchen Truck 

PERFORMANCE:  Butterfly stilt performers and Toy Theater shows throughout the evening.

WORKSHOP:   Walk-up to learn about potting succulents with urban homesteading experts Erik Knutzen and Kelly Coyne. 

PAINTING:  Artist Peter Tigler leads a participatory image-making project that’s part fingerpainting, part color-by-number. 

NATURE MAPPING:  Become a citizen scientist and help us map nature in urban L.A.

TOURS:  Take a botanical tour of the Nature Gardens led by NHM staff.