Grown-Up Play Date


Schedule and Location

Friday, August 10, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Children's Garden

Grab your friends and join us for a night of childhood fun in the Children’s Garden. Relive your youth and splash in Wonder Pond, climb the playground, and explore a treehouse. Includes games and activities, one complimentary drink, samples of botanically sourced drinks, and live music. Additional drinks available for purchase. Who says kids get to have all the fun? All kids must be 21+ to attend.


How to celebrate Summer like a kid:
  • Kick off your shoes and splash in Wonder Pond
  • Show off your strength as you move a 1-ton ball
  • Take selfies with hidden garden gnomes
  • Climb and slide on the roots playground
  • Crawl through a shrinking tunnel and experience kaleidoscope of plants
  • Pick up sidewalk chalk and create a masterpiece
  • Play a game of giant jenga, connect 4, kerplunk, and other nostalgic games
  • Challenge a friend to a game of hopscotch or tic-tac-toe
  • Meet the Children's Garden friendly turtle, Trixie
  • Sing along and dance to the music of a live band


Fees and Admission

Included in your ticket:
One drink ticket to be redeemed at the bar, live music, games, and all the fun you can handle in the 4-acre Children's Garden.


$25.00 member
$30.00 nonmember

Registration Information

BY PHONE: 630-725-2066, Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours


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