VISIT & explore


Sumo wrestlers wrestling each other
Explore the diverse cultures of Asia through music, dance, food and trees. August 4, 5 & 6, 2017
A miniature zen garden with black rocks and a tiny wooden rack.
Celebrate Asian culture at the Destination Asia Festival. In the Children’s Garden, experience zen gardening, and make your own mini zen garden to take home. August 5 through 6, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
A bonsai tree in a pot with a large stone.
Take a beginner or advanced workshop taught by a Prairie State Bonsai Society member. Saturday and Sunday, August 5 and 6, 2017. Times vary
Stone slabs lead you through a Japanese garden at dawn.
Create a Zen-filled garden haven at home. Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
A German dance trio
Immerse yourself in the diverse cultures of Europe with visits to our European tree collections, plus culinary delights, authentic musical performances, impressive dancing demonstrations, and much more. September 23-24, 2017, at The Morton Arboretum.