Brunch with Bunny (Saturday)

Brunch with Bunny (Saturday)

Hop on over to the Garden for a buffet brunch with the Easter Bunny catered by Tortilla Press! Children's tickets include: catered brunch, Garden admission, Easter Egg Hunt, printed picture with the Easter bunny, crafts & a ride on the Garden Carousel. Seating's available at 10am and 12:30pm. Reservations must be made in advance. For pricing and reservations, please call 856-365-8733. Click Here for Bunny Flyer

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Earth and Arbor Day (Saturday)

Earth and Arbor Day (Saturday)

Celebrate Earth Day amid the beauty of 4.5-acres of children's themed gardens and the Philadelphia Eagles Four Seasons Butterfly House.  This festival includes planting activities, crafts and educational activities to learn about and to help celebrate Mother Earth.

All children will receive a Free Tree Seedling to take home compliments of the New Jersey Tree Foundation while supplies last.

The Piney Woods Amphitheatre Presents: Pemberton Historic Trust. Learn about the New Jersey Pinelands and the impact it has on our local eco-system.

 ~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

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Earth and Arbor Day (Sunday)

Earth and Arbor Day (Sunday)

Celebrate Earth Day amid the beauty of 4.5-acres of children's themed gardens and the Philadelphia Eagles Four Seasons Butterfly House.  This festival includes planting activities, crafts and educational activities to learn about and to help celebrate Mother Earth.

All children will receive a Free Tree Seedling to take home compliments of the New Jersey Tree Foundation while supplies lasts.

The Piney Woods Amphitheatre Presents: Pemberton Historic Trust. Learn about the New Jersey Pinelands and the impact it has on our local eco-system.

 ~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

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Brownies “WOW! Wonders of Water” Girl Scout Festival (Saturday)

Brownies “WOW! Wonders of Water” Girl Scout Festival (Saturday)

Jump start the Girls Scouts’ journey toward loving, sharing, and saving the Wonders of Water with the WOW! Festival.  By playing a water cycle game, participating in an interactive water pollution demonstration, role playing water-saving strategies, and going on safari in search of water wildlife, Brownies discover that all living things rely on water and what we, together, can do to conserve this vital resource. Reservations are required. Cost is $12.00 per Girl Scout (includes 2 ride tokens and one fun patch).

Cadettes are also welcome to attend the WOW! Brownie Festival in order to earn their LIA badge. Please contact the Education Department for more information.

Event Runs: 9:30am to 1:30pm

Contact The Camden Children’s Garden Education Department at 856-365-9741 to reserve your spot today!

~Part of the Girl Scouts Spring Educational Series

Beautiful Butterflies, Birds & Cinco de Mayo Festival (Saturday)

Beautiful Butterflies, Birds & Cinco de Mayo Festival (Saturday)

From crawling caterpillars and fluttering butterflies to lovely local birds, celebrate the Garden's most beautiful and important inhabitants. Learn about the live butterflies inside the Philadelphia Eagles Four Seasons Butterfly House. Celebrate the return of Monarchs from Mexico and the Mexican traditional holiday Cinco de Mayo. This event includes crafts, and a colorful cultural celebration.

Enjoy Salsa Making in our Picnic Garden with Whole Foods Market from 1pm- to 4pm.

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Beautiful Butterflies, Birds & Cinco de Mayo Festival (Sunday)

Beautiful Butterflies, Birds & Cinco de Mayo Festival (Sunday)

From crawling caterpillars and fluttering butterflies to lovely local birds, celebrate the Garden's most beautiful and important inhabitants. Learn about the live butterflies inside the Philadelphia Eagles Four Seasons Butterfly House. Celebrate the return of Monarchs from Mexico and the Mexican traditional holiday Cinco de Mayo. This event includes crafts, and a colorful cultural celebration.

 

Happy Mother’s Day!

All Moms Ride Free Today On The Garden Amusement Rides

 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Sprouts & Seedlings - Bug Bonanza & Garden Friends

Sprouts & Seedlings - Bug Bonanza & Garden Friends

The Camden Children’s Garden Education Department Presents Sprouts and Seedlings, an educational series for children age 2-5 and their caregivers.

On May 14th, join us for Bug Bonanza and Garden Friends!  Explore the garden habitat and get up close and personal with garden’s butterflies and worm collections.

Become a bug with our themed craft and snacks!

The class includes admission to the garden following the end of the class.

Members: $10 per class

Non-Members: $12 per class

Click Here To Register

Fit & Fun Festival (Saturday)

Fit & Fun Festival (Saturday)

The Camden Children’s Garden wants you to be healthy! This festival will highlight easy and fun ideas for a healthy lifestyle, with a focus on simple physical activities and nutritious eating.

Join us for crafts, a veggie make-n-take planting activity and educational activities that support healthy living.

Enjoy music and activities with Lucky the Dinosaur from Millennium Skate World.

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

** Bounce around Violet Plaza on our inflatable obstacle course and moon bounce. (Saturday ONLY)

Fit & Fun Festival (Sunday)

Fit & Fun Festival (Sunday)

The Camden Children’s Garden wants you to be healthy! This festival will highlight easy and fun ideas for a healthy lifestyle, with a focus on simple physical activities and nutritious eating.

Join us for crafts, a veggie make-n-take planting activity and educational activities that support healthy living.

Enjoy music and activities with Lucky the Dinosaur from Millennium Skate World.

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Strawberry Surprise & Art in Nature Festival (Saturday)

Strawberry Surprise & Art in Nature Festival (Saturday)

This is a celebration of one of summer’s sweetest fruits with a special twist to honor Mum Bear, the Garden’s mascot, on her 7th birthday. This event will include nature crafts and a planting activity.

Master the Art of Origami with a special presentation from Art Aware!

 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Strawberry Surprise & Art in Nature Festival (Sunday)

Strawberry Surprise & Art in Nature Festival (Sunday)

This is a celebration of one of summer’s sweetest fruits with a special twist to honor Mum Bear, the Garden’s mascot, on her 7th birthday. This event will include nature crafts and a planting activity.

Master the Art of Origami with a special presentation from Art Aware!

 

Happy Father’s Day!

All Dads Ride Free Today On The Garden Amusement Rides

 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

Plaza de Aibonito, Puerto Rico Festival (Sunday)

Plaza de Aibonito, Puerto Rico Festival (Sunday)

Enjoy the beauty of tropical plants inside the Plaza de Aibonito, Puerto Rico. This colorful cultural celebration includes Hispanic arts and crafts, games, Puerto Rican activities and delicious tropical fruit.

Enjoy Live Music & Entertainment in the Piney Woods Amphitheatre! This festival is a part of Camden’s Parada San Juan Bautista Parade.

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

BlueBeary Blast & Celebrate NJ Festival (Saturday)

BlueBeary Blast & Celebrate NJ Festival (Saturday)

Join Mum Bear and Garden staff for crafts, celebrating this delicious and nutritious fruit as well as the great state of New Jersey. Families can get their fill of NJ’s official State Fruit at the Very Berry Blueberry Stand. 

The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: Pemberton Historic Trust. Discover New Jersey's History through this interactive presentation that features hands on activities and trivia!

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm 

BlueBeary Blast & Celebrate NJ Festival (Sunday)

BlueBeary Blast & Celebrate NJ Festival (Sunday)

Join Mum Bear and Garden staff for crafts, celebrating this delicious and nutritious fruit as well as the great state of New Jersey. Families can get their fill of NJ’s official State Fruit at the Very Berry Blueberry Stand. 

The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: Pemberton Historic Trust. Learn all about the Blueberry through this interactive presentation that features hands on activities and trivia!

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

Storybook Festival (Saturday)

Storybook Festival (Saturday)

The Storybook Gardens come alive inside the many fairytale-themed exhibits at the Camden Children’s Garden. Join us for book crafts and of course a reading of children’s classics. Visit the Giant’s Garden and plant your own magic beans to take home. Meet PBS' Super WHY and Super Reader Princess Pea!! Don't miss a very special Storybook Performance in our Piney Woods Amphitheater by the Garden State Discovery Museum's Discovery Theater Troop at 2pm.

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Storybook Festival (Sunday)

Storybook Festival (Sunday)

The Storybook Gardens come alive inside the many fairytale-themed exhibits at the Camden Children’s Garden. Join us for book crafts and of course a reading of children’s classics. Visit the Giant’s Garden and plant your own magic beans to take home.  The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: Classical Storybook Scores. Listen to musical scores from your favorite storybook classics performed on the garden piano!

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Peach, Pirate, & Princess Festival (Saturday), August 9th - 1pm

Peach, Pirate, & Princess Festival (Saturday), August 9th - 1pm

Join the party for NJ’s favorite summer fruit with crafts, a planting activity, and a treasure hunt. Children are encouraged to dress in their favorite Princess or Pirate costume and join us for some themed crafts.  Enjoy Jersey Peaches and peach products at the Peach Stand.  The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: "Snow White" by Discovery Theater. Special Performance at 2pm. Presented by: Garden State Discovery Museum.     

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Peach, Princess, and Pirate Festival (Sunday)

Peach, Princess, and Pirate Festival (Sunday)

Join the party for NJ’s favorite summer fruit with crafts, a planting activity, and a treasure hunt. Children are encouraged to dress in their favorite Princess or Pirate costume and join us for some themed crafts.  Enjoy Jersey Peaches and peach products at the Peach Stand.  The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents:  Classical Scores. Listen to musical scores from your favorite princess and pirate movie classics performed on the garden piano!

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

Chocolate & Vanilla Festival (Saturday)

Chocolate & Vanilla Festival (Saturday)

A delicious daytime event dedicated to two of nature’s most flavorful plants. Vote for you favorite ice cream flavor, and take a tropical smell test.  Join us for crafts, educational activities, and our Flavors of the Forest Stand.  Enjoy chocolate and vanilla treats as you learn about these tropical flavors. The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: Pemberton Historic Trust. Be a scientist for a day and learn about Natural Remedies & Natural Medicine through this interactive fun filled presentation! 

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

Chocolate & Vanilla Festival (Sunday)

Chocolate & Vanilla Festival (Sunday)

A delicious daytime event dedicated to two of nature’s most flavorful plants. Vote for you favorite ice cream flavor, and take a tropical smell test.  Join us for crafts, educational activities, and our Flavors of the Forest Stand.  Enjoy chocolate and vanilla treats as you learn about these tropical flavors. The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: Pemberton Historic Trust. Be a scientist for a day and learn about Natural Remedies & Natural Medicine through this interactive fun filled presentation! 

~  Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

Hefty Harvest & Scary Scarecrows Festival (Saturday)

Hefty Harvest & Scary Scarecrows Festival (Saturday)

The Garden’s annual celebration of the bountiful harvest includes games, crafts and more. For a small fee, you can make your own full-sized scarecrow to take home (while supplies last). Bring your Bounty and display a plate of vegetables from your garden. The Bountiful Harvest concession stand will feature the rich fall flavors of pumpkin, cranberries and apples. The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: "Cinderella" by Discovery Theater. Special Performance at 2pm. Presented by: Garden State Discovery Museum.     

 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

Hefty Harvest & Scary Scarecrows Festival (Sunday)

Hefty Harvest & Scary Scarecrows Festival (Sunday)

The Garden’s annual celebration of the bountiful harvest includes games, crafts and more. For a small fee, you can make your own full-sized scarecrow to take home (while supplies last). Bring your Bounty and display a plate of vegetables from your garden. The Bountiful Harvest concession stand will feature the rich fall flavors of pumpkin, cranberries and apples. The Piney Woods Amphitheater Presents: "The Annual Harvest" by the Pemberton Historic Trust. 

 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm

Faeries & Wizards Festival (Saturday)

Faeries & Wizards Festival (Saturday)

Celebrate these magical creatures with games, crafts and more. Children will make their own wizard hat or fairy wings. Children also make fairy wands and their own fairy garden to take home.  Come to the Garden dressed in your favorite Faerie or Wizard Costume. Listen to an enchanted storybook reading by a fabulous fairy!

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Faeries & Wizards Festival (Sunday)

Faeries & Wizards Festival (Sunday)

Celebrate these magical creatures with games, crafts and more. Children will make their own wizard hat or fairy wings. Children also make fairy wands and their own fairy garden to take home.  Come to the Garden dressed in your favorite Faerie or Wizard Costume. Listen to an enchanted storybook reading by a fabulous fairy!

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Mum Madness & Pumpkin Parade (Saturday)

Mum Madness & Pumpkin Parade (Saturday)

Camden Children’s Garden’s salute to Autumn and our mascot Mum Bear with pumpkin crafts, a pumpkin story and pumpkin activities, all set in the blazing colors of the Garden’s beautiful chrysanthemums.

For a small fee, you can purchase and paint a pumpkin to take home (while supplies last). 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Mum Madness & Pumpkin Parade (Sunday)

Mum Madness & Pumpkin Parade (Sunday)

Camden Children’s Garden’s salute to Autumn and our mascot Mum Bear with pumpkin crafts, a pumpkin story and pumpkin activities, all set in the blazing colors of the Garden’s beautiful chrysanthemums.

For a small fee, you can purchase and paint a pumpkin to take home (while supplies last). 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Brownie Quest Home Science Girl Scout Festival (Saturday)

Brownie Quest Home Science Girl Scout Festival (Saturday)

Explore your skills as a scientist through experiments, combining common foods then observe uncommon reactions. Participants will engage creative science activities.

Reservations are required. Cost is $12.00 per Girl Scout (includes 2 ride tokens and one fun patch)

Event Runs: 9:30am to 1:30pm 

Contact The Camden Children’s Garden Education Department at 856-365-9741 to reserve your spot today!

~Part of the Girl Scouts Fall Educational Series 

Goblins In The Garden (Saturday)

Goblins In The Garden (Saturday)

Come in costume and have howling good time. Take a Haunted Train Ride; encounter characters throughout the garden, meet the bumbling burglars and have your fortune told. Trick or Treat during the Garden Costume Parade. 

Celebrate the Mexican tradition of “Día de los Muertos,” a fun and educational activity for the whole family!

 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.

Goblins In The Garden (Sunday)

Goblins In The Garden (Sunday)

Come in costume and have howling good time. Take a Haunted Train Ride; encounter characters throughout the garden, meet the bumbling burglars and have your fortune told. Trick or Treat during the Garden Costume Parade. 

Celebrate the Mexican tradition of “Día de los Muertos,” a fun and educational activity for the whole family!

 

~ Part of Camden Children’s Garden Second & Fourth Weekend Series, held 1:00-4:00pm.