BOOtanica Days

BOOtanica Days, sponsored by H-E-B, celebrates the fall season at the Garden with a variety of hands-on activities for the whole family. Included with general admission. Members enjoy this event for free. Thanks to H-E-B, from 10am-2pm, BOOtanica Guests will receive $2 off admission.

Saturday, October 6, 10am – 2pm 

• Take the Nature Play Pledge
• Vote on your favorite scarecrow
• Culinary Demonstrations
• Costume Parade at NOON led by the Children’s Ballet of San Antonio
• Special Guests:
o Live Animals with Learn Nature 
o Halloween Activity with Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas 
o Free Build with San Antonio Plastic Bricks 
o 11AM Performance from the Children’s Ballet of San Antonio 

Saturday, October 27, 10am – 2pm

• Marigold/Calendula Adoption
• Create a Calavera Mask
• Pumpkin Decorating (while supplies last)
• Culinary Demonstrations
• Costume Parade at NOON led by Alamo Heights Drumline
• Special Guests:
o Native Plant Society of Texas – San Antonio Chapter 
o Spark Art Club Advanced Learning Academy
o Parade to be led by Alamo Heights Drumline
o Free Build with San Antonio Plastic Bricks 
o UTSA Engineering Students