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Cool Camellia Celebration at Descanso Gardens
January 12 - January 13$4 – $9
The Cool Camellia Celebration returns to Descanso Gardens on January 12 – 13 for a celebration of the iconic camellia collection during its peak blooming season.
Discover crafting, live music, walks and more as you enjoy these blooming winter beauties. See the full schedule for Saturday January 12 and Sunday January 13 below:
Camellia Crafting – A make your own camellia-inspired craft to take home.
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. both days
Elixir Piano Trio – A performance of traditional and modern music with classical, folk and jazz influences.
11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. both days
Camellia Walks – A tour of Descanso’s collection. The Southern California Camellia Society President will offer a tour of the camellia show on Sunday at 3 p.m.
2 p.m. on Saturday and 1 and 3 p.m. on Sunday
Camellia Demonstrations – A demonstration from Steve Medford about pruning camellia plants on Saturday, and a camellia arranging demonstration from George Harrison on Sunday.
1 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday
This event is included in the price of regular Descanso Gardens admission, and reservations are not required. General Admission is $9, Seniors 65 and over/Students with ID is $6, Children (5 to 12 years) is $4, and Descanso members and children under 5 are free.