june 2022

09jun7:00 pm10:00 pmFeaturedDig: An Evening of Jazz in the GardenActivities:Adults

Event Details

Spend a summer night under the stars at Pittsburgh Botanic Garden as you enjoy the musical stylings of an 8-piece band, featuring Benny Benack Jr. & Benny Benack III. Joining Benny III from New York City are some remarkably talented young stars of Jazz today, Alex Claffy on bass and Joe Peri on drums. Surround yourself with blooms and tunes in the Peirce Celebration Garden, and enjoy a pop-up café and bar in the Davidson Events Center.

Ticket Options

VIP | $120

Members receive $20 discount

Includes a reserved seat at a table for up to 4 people, plus a drink ticket for use at the pop-up bar. Tables will be located with prime view of the band. VIP tickets are limited.

General Admission | $85

Members receive $20 discount

Includes individual seat located behind VIP outside Davidson Event Center. Seats selected on a first come, first served basis.


Event Schedule

5:30pm – Doors open (Enter at Davidson Event Center)

7:00pm – Music begins in Peirce Celebration Garden


Members-Only Presale

Presale tickets available for members from April 4 through April 17, general on-sale begins April 18. Members, please sign in to receive discounted ticket price and purchase presale tickets.



Guests must be 21 years of age or older to attend. Seating and stage will be outdoors, under a tent in Peirce Celebration Garden. No dogs are permitted for this event. In order to ensure seating at a VIP table, please reserve 4 tickets in one transaction. VIP groups smaller than 4 may be seated together. Number of discounted member tickets is based on membership level.


(Thursday) 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend, kindly give 48 hours notice to receive a refund, by calling the Garden at 412-444-4464. No refunds will be issued after that point. The Garden reserves the right to cancel a class due to low enrollment, or in the event of severe weather.