• Upcoming Events

    Dec
    20
    Sat
    5:30 pm Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm
    Embrace the outdoors while strolling the Garden with your family and friends! Thousands of lights illuminating plants, trees and structures will showcase the Garden’s winter beauty transforming it into a sparkling, magical wonderland. See the[...]
    Dec
    21
    Sun
    5:30 pm Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Dec 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm
    Embrace the outdoors while strolling the Garden with your family and friends! Thousands of lights illuminating plants, trees and structures will showcase the Garden’s winter beauty transforming it into a sparkling, magical wonderland. See the[...]
    Dec
    22
    Mon
    5:30 pm Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Dec 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm
    Embrace the outdoors while strolling the Garden with your family and friends! Thousands of lights illuminating plants, trees and structures will showcase the Garden’s winter beauty transforming it into a sparkling, magical wonderland. See the[...]
    Dec
    23
    Tue
    10:00 am TAI CHI for HEALTH
    TAI CHI for HEALTH
    Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
    Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17[...]
    5:30 pm Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Dec 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm
    Embrace the outdoors while strolling the Garden with your family and friends! Thousands of lights illuminating plants, trees and structures will showcase the Garden’s winter beauty transforming it into a sparkling, magical wonderland. See the[...]
    Dec
    24
    Wed
    all-day Christmas Eve Holiday
    Christmas Eve Holiday
    Dec 24 all-day
    The Garden is closed for the holiday.
    Dec
    25
    Thu
    all-day Christmas Holiday
    Christmas Holiday
    Dec 25 all-day
    The Garden is closed for the holiday.
    Dec
    26
    Fri
    all-day Garden Holiday
    Garden Holiday
    Dec 26 all-day
    The Garden is closed for the holiday.
    Dec
    30
    Tue
    10:00 am TAI CHI for HEALTH
    TAI CHI for HEALTH
    Dec 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
    Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17[...]

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    December 2014

    SCENIC VIEW NATURAL NEWS
    • Holiday Lights
    • Continuing the Growth of a Great Garden
    • Giving and Giving Back
    Download the Winter 2014 issue.

    Conservation and Education in Action

    Every day we strive to fulfill the Garden’s mission “to transform people’s relationship with plants and the natural world.” READ MORE »

    October 2014

    As the saying goes, “spring forward and fall back.”
    With less daylight in the afternoon, the Garden will push back to winter hours beginning on Monday, November 3, 2014 and continuing through Sunday, March 1, 2015.

    Winter Hours: 10 a.m. –  4p.m.
    The Garden is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Holiday on December 24th, 25th & 26th, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

    September 2014

    Hot off the press!
    SCENIC VIEW NATURAL NEWS
    The Next 25 Years – Continuing the Growth of a Great Garden. Download the FALL 2014 issue.

    Garden featured in PineStraw Magazine
    “The Nature of Play” by Karen Mireau
    Discovering serendipity and the sacred at Cape Fear Botanical Garden…
    Continue reading the article on PineStraw’s Facebook page.

    August 2014

    Cape Fear Botanical Garden announces the Fall Concert Series ~ FREE to Garden members.
    View the line-up and schedule.

    READ ALL NEWS »

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    Holiday Lights in the Garden
    Evenings of Dec. 17 – 23, 2014
    Come and See How We Are Glowing

    Thousands of lights will showcase the Garden’s winter beauty transforming it into a sparkling, magical wonderland. Take a stroll, see the polar bears, a family of penguins, an old-fashioned tractor, and more surprises, then tour the Farmhouse and General Store.

    Santa is coming to the Garden on Fri. 12/19 and Sun. 12/21. To capture the cherished holiday moment, a professional photographer will be taking photos for purchase!*  Select and pay for your favorite photos, then pick them up before departing. *Personal cameras are not permitted for Santa photos.

    S’more kits complete with graham crackers, chocolate and marshmallows for building a gooey and delicious treat are available for purchase. Come and get warm and toasty around the fire while roasting S’mores!

    Bring your camera for a terrific photo opportunity with family and friends at the outdoor Gingerbread House “Head in the Hole.”

    The festive atmosphere of the outdoor Beer & Wine Garden will bring together friends, new and old, to toast the holidays. Refreshments, and hot drinks will be available for purchase. Live musical performances at 6:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. on select evenings will add to the merriment:

    Thurs. 12/18 Cross Creek Chordsmen
    Sat. 12/20 Soloist Gail Morfesis & Sing-along

    Stocked with free craft supplies and project ideas, Santa’s Workshop will entice children to create a take home memento of the evening.

    The Gift Shop will be open and filled with unique gifts sure to please all ages and tastes.

    Admission: Garden members: $5; Non-members: $10; Military & Seniors 65+ $9;
    Children ages 6-12 $5; under age 5 enter free.
    Hours: 5:30p.m. – 9:00p.m. Last entry at 8:15p.m.

    Thank You Sponsors!
    Olde Fayetteville Insurance & Financial Services, Inc.

    Bank of America
    DK Taylor Oil Company
    Lafayette Ladyslippers Garden Club
    Daphne and Ray Manning
    Hedgecoe Dentistry

      
     
               
      536 N. Eastern Blvd.
    Fayetteville, NC 28301
    Mailing Address: PO Box 53485
    Fayetteville, NC 28305
    Tel (910) 486-0221
    Fax (910) 486-4209
    E-mail
    info@capefearbg.org
     
               

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