From our sponsors:
2016 Sunsets in the Garden
Wednesdays August 3-September 7, 2016
$14 Adults, Seniors $12, Students $11, Children $8, Free Under 4
More info: oregongarden.org
The Oregon Garden
895 West Main Street, Silverton, Oregon, 97381
The Oregon Garden has announced the return of its popular Sunsets in the Garden presented by Columbia Bank, an after-hours event that takes place on Wednesday evenings from August 3 to September 7. Sunsets in the Garden features complimentary tastings from local wineries and breweries, live music, tram tours, yoga, and the exclusive opportunity to watch the setting sun from beautiful vantage points in the Garden at a time normally closed to the public.
Sunsets in the Garden is an extension of Garden hours, and general admission applies: $14 for adults, $12 for seniors (60+), $11 for students (11-17), $8 for kids (5-11), free for children (4 & under), and free for Oregon Garden Members. Well-behaved pets on a leash are also welcome. Tastings from the featured winery or brewery are included with adult admission; additional food and beverages may be purchased. The event is cash only; the nearest ATM is located in the Oregon Garden.
Featured musicians and wineries/breweries
- August 3, 7-9pm: Music by Gabriel Cox and beer tasting by Elysian Brewing
- August 10, 7-9pm: Music by WJ McEachern and beer tasting by Silver Falls Brewery
- August 17, 7-9pm: Music by Andrew Morgan and wine tasting by Left Coast Cellars
- August 24, 6:30-8:30pm: Music by Val Blaha and sparkling mead tasting by Stung Fermented
- August 31, 6:30-8:30pm: Music by Emilio Shivers and beer tasting by Ecliptic Brewing
- September 7, 6:30-8:30pm: Music by Mike Prigodich and wine tasting by Four Graces Winery
New this year, the event will offer yoga sessions at each Sunset event, which will begin one hour before the music and tastings take place: 6pm on August 3, August 10 and August 17; and 5:30pm on August 24, August 31 and September 7. Attendees are welcome to bring their own yoga mat or rent one for $5.
After the sun sets, guests can stay the night at the Oregon Garden Resort, where the Sunsets in the Garden package starts at $134, and includes accommodations, Sunsets in the Garden admission for two, food voucher to be used at a Sunsets in the Garden, buffet breakfast for two and admission to The Oregon Garden. To book, visit www.oregongardenresort.com.
Sunsets in the Garden is presented by Columbia Bank and sponsored by Capitol Subaru and Willamette Valley Pie Co.
About The Oregon Garden
The Oregon Garden offers more than 80-acres that showcase the natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest with more than 20 individually themed gardens and related attractions. The mission of The Oregon Garden is to welcome and inspire all visitors with an appreciation for the extraordinary ecology of the Pacific Northwest, and to provide a meaningful educational experience for gardeners of all skill levels and ages. The Oregon Garden offers memberships that help support new improvements and visitor programs. Visit www.OregonGarden.org or call (503) 874-8100 for more information.