Programs and Events

Due to the generosity of our donors and community partners, most programs and events in the Park are free. See our event calendar for more information.

Music on the Green – University of Colorado Horn Choir, September 28, 2021 4:30 p.m. Free

Join us for a special happy hour Music on the Green. Pop works, classical transcriptions, and some original works for horn choir.

Bring your lawn chairs or blanket, and the kids to settle in for live music in the mountain air. Learn more here.

Passport Through the Botanic Park Call for Design, Deadline for entry is: October 29, 2021

The Yampa River Botanic Park is coordinating a call for a conceptual design that will lead to the creation of the event marketing artwork for the 2nd Annual Passport Through the Botanic Park event.  The chosen artist will receive a free lifetime membership to the Yampa River Botanic Park (priceless), a $400 honorarium, and two complimentary tickets to Passport Through the Botanic Park 2022.  Entry deadline is October 29, 2021.  Please learn more about the call for entry and download the application.

2021 artwork by Chula Beauregard

Free Guided Tours Sundays at 10 AM

Enjoy a free guided walking tour of the Yampa River Botanic Park. Learn about the history of the Botanic Park and the plants that thrive in the Yampa Valley. Preregistration necessary. Click here for more details.

2nd Annual Fall Bulb & Peony Benefit, October 4 – 5

The Botanic Park is hosting its 2nd Annual Bulb & Peony Benefit October 4 -5 . Members Only hours are October 4 from 10 am – 2 pm. The Public is welcome to shop on October 4 from 2 – 6 pm and October 5 from 10 am – 2 pm. Click here for more information.

Tulipa ‘Marilyn’, one of the six tulip varieties available at the Fall Bulb & Peony Benefit.