Third Thursdays: Garden Party

Thursday, August 15, 5:30 PM

Tickets $5-$15 | Purchase online or at 617 278 5156

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Enjoy moonlit gardens, enchanting landscapes, and colorful conversations.

SHORT AND SWEET: 15-20 MINUTE TALKS
Gardner 101 | 6:30 pm, 7:30 pm, and 8:30 pm
An intro to Isabella Gardner and her collection in the Tapestry Room. Space is limited.

Tiny Taxonomy | 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Peek at mountain wildflowers and alpine perennials in this landscape installation, created by Rosetta Sarah Elkin. Space is limited.

Viewing the Composite Landscape | 6 pm and 7 pm
An informal gallery talk by Charles Waldheim, Ruettgers Consulting Curator of Landscape. Space is limited.

JAZZ AT THE GARDNER | 7 pm and 8 pm
NEW DIRECTIONS IN JAZZ 2

Jazz at the Gardner concerts will now be included in the price of admission to Third Thursdays. Seating in Calderwood Hall will be available on a first come, first served basis. This month: New Directions in Jazz 2, featuring Joseph Doubleday, vibraphone, Bacha Mdsinarashvili, piano, Alexander L. J. Toth, bass, and Anthony Toth, drums.

THROUGHOUT THE EVENING
Courtyard Bar | 5:30 pm-9 pm
Try a refreshing lime, mint, and cucumber drink, or stick with the classics: wine, beer, & sparkling water.

Studio Artivity: String Gardens | 6 pm-8:30 pm
Get your hands dirty with a horticulture project – no experience necessary! Space and supplies are limited.

Cash wine bar around the courtyard. Café G open for snacks, dinner, and drinks.

TICKETING | Includes museum admission
Adults / $15
Seniors / $12
Members / Free
College students / $5

Students from colleges and universities participating in the University Membership Program receive free admission. See a list of participating schools.

Fidelity Investments® is a premier sponsor of Jazz at the Gardner. Thursday evening concerts are made possible in part the Barbara Lee Program Fund. The Museum receives operating support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. The piano is dedicated as the Alex d'Arberloff Steinway. Promotional support provided by WGBH.