BOOtanical Celebration at Botanical Gardens

Date(s) - Saturday, Oct 19, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


The BOOtanical Celebration, a fun, indoor family event, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19 at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo.

The event will revel in all things creepy and crawly. Kids and families can make Halloween-themed crafts at activity stations scattered throughout the Botanical Gardens, learn about spooky plants at the Botanical Gardens and enjoy Halloween treats and prizes. Activities include hands-on crafts such as a venus flytrap, a creepy paper pumpkin, a bat and moon creation, mosaic fall leaves and more.

A special visit from the Ice Queen and Ice Princess will be a highlight of the event.

Organizers encourage kids and parents to wear costumes.

Activities are best aligned for children ages 4-12, and caregivers of the youngest learners are encouraged to assist.

The BOOtanical Celebration is included with Botanical Gardens admission. There are no additional fees for the activities.

Admission is $12.50 for adults, $11 for seniors (62+), $11 for students (13+ with ID), $7 for children ages 3-12, and free for Botanical Gardens members and children 2 and under.