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Social Irrigation at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden

  • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
  • Address: 909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Recurring weekly on Thursday until September 28, 2017
  • From: 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
  • Phone: (515) 323-6290
  • Price: Free with Admission to the Garden
Overview

The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden's summer program, Social Irrigation, presented by EMC Insurance Companies is every Thursday night June 22 through September 28, with extended hours until 8 p.m., featuring live music, food, drinks, and activities against the backdrop of lush outdoor gardens and an iconic geodesic dome filled with tropical plants.

From Latin to jazz to klezmer and folk, the variety of musical genre in the series will provide something for every musical taste. Botanically inspired activities include DIY boutonniere bar, terrarium demos and cooking and mixing drinks with fresh herbs and will feature collaborations with local merchants. Learn more at dmbotanicalgarden.com/social.

2017 Summer Music Line Up

June 22 Max Wellman 7
June 29 Quartet 515
July 6 Christopher the Conquered
July 13 The Drama Kings
July 20 John Morgan Sextet
July 27 Malcolm Wells and the Two-Timers
August 3 Soul Searchers
August 10 Rob Lumbard Trio with Kathleen Hurley Dancers
August 17 Parranderos Latin Combo
August 24 MAIDS
August 31 Java Jews
September 7 The Maytags
September 14 Abbie and the Sawyers

Sept 21 and Sept 28 TBA

Social Irrigation at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
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  • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
  • Free with Admission to the Garden
  • Recurring weekly on Thursday