On Halloween weekend, we invite you to explore the outdoors, enjoy art-making, and celebrate in your best nature-themed costume! Join us for the Roots & Wings Festival, a combined community-wide celebration of Arbor Day and Monarch Appreciation Day.
The event is included with regular Garden admission. Admission fees can be found at zilkergarden.org. Payment methods accepted include credit card, cash or check. Free entry for children 2 and younger, and visitors with the following cards may enter free with 3 additional guests: Electronic Benefits Transfer, WIC, STAR, CHIP, Medicaid, and MAP ID. Must also provide a photo ID. Rates are subject to change. Food will be available for purchase through local vendors at Zilker Botanical Garden.
Go Green! We encourage carpooling, ridesharing, biking, walking, and use of mass transit.
There will be pop-up events occurring throughout the city. Watch this page for updates on pop-up locations! Admission to all Roots & Wings Pop-Up Events is free.
Come in costume and help us fill Zilker Botanical Garden with butterflies, bugs, and faeries. Let nature be your inspiration!
In the event of inclement weather, please check Austin Nature in the City on Facebook for updates.
Brought to you by the City of Austin and partners including Austin Parks Foundation, National Wildlife Federation, Texas A&M Forest Service, Travis County Master Gardeners, TreeFolks, and Zilker Botanical Garden Conservancy.
The City of Austin is proud to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require assistance for participation in our programs or use of our facilities, please call (512) 974-3914.