Picnic for the Planet

April 27th, 2024


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Celebrate Earth Day with Botanica as we Picnic for the Planet. Gather your friends and family for an awesome day in the gardens. Our celebration will feature a variety of fun and interactive educational activities as we explore how we all can support a healthy planet through xeriscaping, irrigation, building healthy soil, native plant focused gardening and more! Pack a picnic or visit Botanica’s concessions stand.

No advance tickets sales.
General admission is available at the door. Admission and parking are located at 701 N. Amidon.

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The first 200 guests will receive a complimentary pollinator friendly plant to take home and enjoy in their yard.

Awesome Activities featuring

Sedgwick County Extension Office
Master Gardeners

ICT Food Rescue
Public Works and Utilities

Pollinator Plant Sale
Repair Café
Botanica Education Team

And More!

Win a Free Night in the Garden!

The elementary school with the most students and family members visiting Botanica on April 27th will receive a Free School Night in the Garden from 5pm to 8pm on a date to be coordinated between the winning school and Botanica. Students and their families must indicate the name of their school at the Botanica reception desk when arriving. Limited to elementary schools in the Wichita and surrounding areas.

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Presenting Sponsor


When visiting the gardens or attending an event, every admission dollar goes back to funding Botanica's beautiful gardens. Botanica is funded by individuals and businesses who believe in our mission to promote community development and provide cultural experiences in a botanical garden setting. As a community partner with the City of Wichita, we align in mission but do not receive additional funding or tax dollars.