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Movie Night at the Garden

Join National Tropical Botanical Garden on October 20th for a free movie night at the South Shore Visitors Center featuring Disney Pixar's Coco. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. and the movie will begin just after sunset.

This family-friendly event features a free movie, food trucks and entertainment for all ages. 

National Tropical Botanical Garden is a non profit organization and network of botanical gardens, research centers, and preserves dedicated to plant conservation, research and education. Donations awill be accepted. 

Twilight Tour

Check in at 5:30 p.m. at NTBG's South Shore Visitors Center (across from Spouting Horn in Poipu).

Join us for an after-hours tour of exploration and discovery in Allerton and/or McBryde Gardens. Guided by the moonlight, each tour is unique and based on the season and weather. Experience the Garden as it comes alive at Mother Nature's most mysterious time -- twilight. Tour size is limited to 20. This 2 ½ hour long tour involves about two hours of walking on light trails. Appropriate attire and closed footwear (no open slip-ons or heels) required. Flashlight provided.

Holiday Craft Fair

You're invited to the 15th annual NTBG Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 8 at the South Shore Visitors Center. Please join us for a day of holiday shopping and entertainment featuring NTBG plants and Kauai-made products, jewelry, clothing and more! Enjoy discounts in the NTBG Gift Shop, live music, and food from local food trucks.

Admission is free. Donations appreciated. Kauai's best food trucks and entertainment all day including: 

Fall Plant Sale

Do you have Lanai Envy? National Tropical Botanical Garden has a Cure!

The annual Fall plant sale in on Saturday, September 22, 2018. NTBG Horticulture Manager, Erick Lux, has put together a pallet of plants to help you get that "lanai look" you've been longing for! Find the perfect plants for pots, planters, fad gadgets and life on the lanai. Member sale starts at 9:00 a.m. Admission for the general public starts at 10:00 a.m.

Na Waiwai - Garden and Sailing Adventure Tour Available

The NTBG has partnered with Holo Holo Charters to offer a combined Garden and Sailing adventure tour.

Join Holo Holo Charters and the National Tropical Botanical Gardens on this truly one-of-a-kind Native Hawaiian cultural experience you will never forget. Fill the void for an authentic traditional Hawaiian activity as we take you off-the-beaten path for a unique land and sea exploration.

Free Hula Shows at the South Shore Visitors Center

Starting this Thursday, May 10th National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) will have free weekly hula shows every Thursday from 2–2:45 PM at the NTBG South Shore Visitors Center located at 4425 Lāwa‘i Road across the street from Spouting Horn.

Hālau Ka Lei Mokihana o Leinā’ala will preform a traditional Hula show highlighting the wahi pane, sacred places, of Kaua’i along with intriguing stories of the Hawaiian people and their connections with the gardens. Dancers will be accompanied by live Hawaiian music.

South Shore Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

You're invited to the NTBG Cinco de Mayo Fiesta on Saturday, May 5, 2018! Join us for a spring plant sale and craft fair featuring $5 plants, beers, margaritas and admission to McBryde Garden! NTBG members get early access to the plant sale at 8:00 a.m., general sales and activities begin at 9:00 a.m. Parking and admission to the plant sale and craft fair fiesta are free.

Mother's Day Brunch

Treat Mom to a special day in the garden! The annual Mother's Day Brunch at the South Shore Gardens is on Sunday, May 13, 2018.

Two seatings are available at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. 

Roots & Shoots Fun Run

The Kauai Marathon and National Tropical Botanical Garden are excited to be partnering again on the Fourth Annual Roots ‘n Shoots Fun Run and Walk on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8:00am. This garden 5k is a fundraising event held on the lush tropical grounds of McBryde and Allerton Gardens.


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