Thursday Family Nights


  • Families dancing at Thursday Family Nights
  • A family sitting on the grass listening to a family friendly band
  • Families dancing at Thursday Family Nights
  • Families dancing at Thursday Family Nights

Schedule and Location

Thursdays, June 13 through August 15, 2019 (Except July 4)
5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
The Children's Garden

Bring the family for kid-friendly after-hours entertainment with music and more. Be sure to explore the Children’s Garden  and the Maze Garden


2019 Performer Schedule

Jun-13      Miss Jamie's Farm
Jun 20      Todd Downing - Family Pride Night
Jun-27      ScribbleMonster
Jul-4         NO CONCERT
Jul-11       Farmer Jason
Jul-18       Super Stolie - Bilingual Sing-along
Jul-25       Miss Mim & Friends  
Aug-1       Miss Jamie's Farm
Aug-8       Leonardo
Aug-15     Zak Morgan 


Family Pride Night, June 20
Featured Performer: Todd Downing and his Choose Kindness performance
Families are built on love, and The Morton Arboretum welcomes them all. Join us for a memorable evening of outdoor games, crafts, music, and more to celebrate the importance of families, including LGBTQ homes.

Bilingual Sing-along, July 18
Featured Performer: Super Stolie
¡Hola, amigos! Did you know the Arboretum collaborates with scientists around the world, including Costa Rica and Mexico? Help celebrate our international connections with an evening of crafts, games, and music featuring a bilingual English-Spanish mix of new and traditional canciones (songs)

Fees and Admission

Free for members
Nonmembers:  Enjoy $5 Arboretum admission after 4:30 p.m.

Registration Information

No registration required.