fbpx Art and entertainment | The Morton Arboretum

Art and entertainment

  • Enchanted Railroad

    Enchanted Railroad
    Watch an intricate railroad travel through a wonderland at a child-friendly level. Friday, January 17 through Sunday, February 23, 2020.

    Type

    event
  • Troll Hunt

    Troll Hunt
    Journey through our far-reaching forest to hunt for six colossal trolls crafted from reclaimed wood by Danish artist Thomas Dambo. On view now through June 2020.

    Type

    event
  • Chamber Concert Series

    Chamber Concert Series
    Join us for intimate classical concerts at the historic Thornhill Education Center. You will see, hear, and feel the music!

    Type

    event
  • Valentine's Day Dinner

    Valentine's Day Dinner
    Share a romantic dinner with someone you love with the sweep of Meadow Lake before you. February 13 and 14, 2020 at The Morton Arboretum.

    Type

    event
  • Leafing Through the Pages - Members' Book Discussion Group

    Leafing Through the Pages - Members' Book Discussion Group
    On the second Thursday of every month, Morton Arboretum members enjoy a morning of community, connectivity, and spirited book discussion.

    Type

    event
  • Nature Artists’ Guild (NAG) Spring Exhibit

    Nature Artists’ Guild (NAG) Spring Exhibit
    Enjoy more than 150 works of art celebrating nature and see demonstrations by the artists. Saturday and Sunday, April 4 and 5, 2020, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    Type

    event
  • Morton Arboretum Photographic Society (MAPS) Exhibit

    Morton Arboretum Photographic Society (MAPS) Exhibit
    Celebrate spring with The Morton Arboretum Photographic Society (MAPS) Exhibit of nature photography. This free show features a juried selection of photographs from local nature photographers. Many works are available for sale. Saturday and Sunday, April 25 and 26, 2020, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    Type

    event
  • Craft Beer Festival

    Craft Beer Festival
    Come sample local favorites while surrounded by summer's beauty at the Arboretum. Saturday, June 20, 2020.

    Type

    event
  • Destination Asia Festival

    Destination Asia Festival
    Explore the diverse cultures of Asia through music, dance, food, and trees. Friday, July 31, through Sunday, August 2, 2020 Included in Arboretum admission.

    Type

    event
  • Farm-to-Table Dinner

    Farm-to-Table Dinner
    Join us for The Morton Arboretum's annual Farm-to-Table Dinner featuring locally-sourced ingredients in a beautiful outdoor setting on August 21, 2020.

    Type

    event
  • Wine and Art Walk

    Wine and Art Walk
    Sip wine and shop for art as you stroll around Meadow Lake. Saturday, August 22 and Sunday, August 23, 2020.

    Type

    event
  • Passport Europe Festival

    Passport Europe Festival
    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. Saturday, September 19, and Sunday, September 20, 2020.

    Type

    event
  • Cider and Ale Festival

    Cider and Ale Festival
    Sample ciders and seasonal beers in the midst of rich fall color at the Cider and Ale Festival on October 17, 2020

    Type

    event

More events

Navigate by month, currently January

Calendar of January events.

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31