Take a Tram Tour of the beautiful Springfield botanical gardens of Nathanael Green Park on a solar guided tram every Saturday and Sunday of September. Tours are 20 minutes long, and free! For more information on our Tram Tours, visit our Botanical page!
Join our free Walk Tours every Friday night in September and learn about the trees, garden and creeks. Visit our Botanical page to learn more about the themes for each Friday night Walk Tour!
The 23rd Annual Japanese Fall Festival returns Sept 7-9th at the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden. This even celebrates Springfield, MO and Isesaki, Japan’s three-decade sister city relationship. For pricing and times, please visit the event page!
Get registered today for Homeschool Horticulture on Sep 6th or Sep 20th. Registration is required because seating is limited so be sure to snag your $3 spot today! For times and registration, please visit the Botanical page!
Help Mother Earth and bring 5 empty plastic bottles per person and receive $2 off your Dickerson Park Zoo admission for Recycle Rendezoo on Sep 15th! From 10a-2p only!
We also have a few one day events including: Garlic Expo – Sep 21st, Monarch Tagging – Sep 29th, Grandparent’s Day at the Zoo -Sep 9, Garden Story Time – Sep 12th, Learn to Grow in the Gardens – Sep 10th, Fairy Gardens – Sep 22, and 1860’s Lifestyle Expo – Sep 15 & 17th. For more information, please visit our website at parkboard.org.