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April Second Saturday

April Second Saturday


Saturday, April 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

1431 Waverley Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States

The Wonderful World of California Poppies and Other Wild Things

Celebrate the start of spring at Gamble Garden! Gamble Garden welcomes you to spend a beautiful April morning. Second Saturdays are free and open to all.

FREE Activities

Guided Tours for Adults
The thirty-minute tour will include a look at the gardens as they reach their early spring perfection. This month’s theme will be CA wildflowers and plants from around the world that thrive in California.

Guided Tours for Families
The thirty-minute tour is great for families as we explore the garden for California poppies, worms, bees, and other living wild things, large and small.

California Poppy Nature Activity
Kids of all ages will have fun at our nature craft table making paper California poppies to take home.

Visit Elizabeth’s House
Walk through Elizabeth’s house, built in 1902, and get a look into the early days of Palo Alto. Our docents will be on hand to answer questions and share stories of old.


Second Saturday is free and appropriate for all ages. Register for timed entry at 10:00 AM, 10:30 AM, or 11:00 AM. Register in advance or at the door. We look forward to seeing you on Second Saturday!