Festivals and Special Events

COVID-19 Update: Duke Gardens is closed until further notice.

This decision is in keeping with Duke University’s policies aiming to minimize health and safety risks to the Duke community and beyond, and to encourage social distancing to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Thank you for your understanding. We look forward to welcoming you for Gardens programs again in the future.

All information is subject to change on short notice. See more updates and advisories from Duke University at coronavirus.duke.edu.





Duke Gardens presents a variety of special events each year, from our spring and fall plant sales to the Festival of Fabulous Mums, Fall for Orchids, Science of the Season, concerts and more. Stay tuned for more information about festivals and special events after Duke Gardens reopens.