April

Date Night at Leu Gardens – Gravity (PG13)

Friday, April 4
Gardens open at 6:00 pm Movie time at 8:30 pm
Weather Permitting

Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden. Blanket/chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic basket. Alcohol is permitted. Garden Admission is $6 adult and $3 child; Leu Members receive free admission. Admission is collected at the door.  Leu Gardens close at the end of the movie.

ChiPhi Food Truck will be on site starting at 6:00 pm.

 

Story Time at Leu Gardens

Presented by Nemours BrightStart!
Monday, April 7

Orange County Library System's storytelling program comes to Leu Gardens the first Monday of each month, excluding holidays. Share stories and songs with your little one. This is a free indoor event.                  Treehouse Food Truck on premise.

10:00 am - 10:15 am Infant Time (up to 18 months)
10:20 am - 10:35 am Toddler Time (18 months to 2 year olds)
10:40 am - 11:00 am Preschool Time (3 to 5 year olds)
 

 

Jazz' Blues Stroll

Saturday, April 12, 2014
7:00 – 10:00 pm
Gardens will close at 3:00 pm
Garden House will open at 6:00 pm for Will Call.

Enjoy a great musical evening in Leu Gardens!  Three locations in the 50-acre garden will feature Central Florida's best jazz and blues: Robert Harris Group, Daniel Heitz Band and Bird Dog Bobby Band.  Pack a dinner picnic basket full of your favorite foods and drinks.  Bring chairs or blanket for this outdoor event.  Alcohol is permitted.

Advance tickets on sale Monday, March 31, 2014.

Advance Tickets: $17.00 plus tax General Admission and $12.00 plus tax Leu Member (members may purchase up to 4 tickets at member prices per membership). Tickets day of event will be $22.00 plus tax each for members and nonmembers, if available. Tickets are limited, nonrefundable and nontransferable to other garden activities.

Purchase advance tickets online at www.leugardens.eventbrite.com (processing fees will be applied) or at Leu Gardens’ Gift Shop. The last day to purchase advance tickets is Friday, April 11, 2014.  No rain date.

Free offsite parking and shuttles are available at Blue Jacket Park off General Rees, shuttles run from 6:00 pm until 10:30 pm.

 

Lunafest

          Short films by, for, about Women 

Wednesday, April 30
Gardens open at 6:30 pm  Movie time at 8:30 pm
Weather Permitting

Enjoy an evening in a beautiful garden celebrating women through a variety of short films.. Blanket/chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic basket. Alcohol is permitted.
 

Tickets are $10 for Leu Members and WIFT members and $15 general public.  To puchase tickets: https://www.123signup.com/event?id=dyfct

List of short films: Granny's Got Game, Flying Anne, Sidewalk, First Match, Sound Shadows,  Maria Of Many, Running Dry, Date With Fate, and Tiny Miny Magic.

 

May

Date Night at Leu Gardens – A Streetcar Named Desire (PG)

Friday, May 2
Gardens open at 6:00 pm Movie time at 8:30 pm
Weather Permitting

Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden. Blanket/chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic basket. Alcohol is permitted. Garden Admission is $6 adult and $3 child; Leu Members receive free admission. Admission is collected at the door.  Leu Gardens close at the end of the movie.

Dixieland Food Truck will be onsite starting at 6:00 pm.

 

Story Time at Leu Gardens

Presented by Nemours BrightStart!
Monday, May 5

Orange County Library System's storytelling program comes to Leu Gardens the first Monday of each month, excluding holidays. Share stories and songs with your little one. This is a free indoor event.                Treehouse Food Truck on premise.

10:00 am - 10:15 am Infant Time (up to 18 months)
10:20 am - 10:35 am Toddler Time (18 months to 2 year olds)
10:40 am - 11:00 am Preschool Time (3 to 5 year olds)
 

Mother's Day

Celebrate with your Mom at Leu Gardens
Sunday, May 11, 2014
9 am to 5 pm
Moms receive free admission all day.

Enjoy a stroll with your Mom exploring 50-acres of beautiful gardens including Florida’s largest rose garden.  Visit the butterfly garden where you will marvel at the many different species fluttering by.  While in the gardens, visit the Leu House Museum, a restored 1880's home listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and learn about the four families that lived on the property.  Shop for special items and keepsakes in the Gardens' Gift Shop.

Treehouse Food Truck will be on property selling a variety of yummy lunches for you to enjoy in
Garden Admission is $10 adult and $3 child K-12 and free for Moms. 

June

Story Time at Leu Gardens

Presented by Nemours BrightStart!
Monday, June 2

Orange County Library System's storytelling program comes to Leu Gardens the first Monday of each month, excluding holidays. Share stories and songs with your little one. This is a free indoor event.                     Treehouse Food Truck on premise.

10:00 am - 10:15 am Infant Time (up to 18 months)
10:20 am - 10:35 am Toddler Time (18 months to 2 year olds)
10:40 am - 11:00 am Preschool Time (3 to 5 year olds)
 

Date Night at Leu Gardens – The Hunger Games Catching Fire (PG13)

Friday, June 6
Gardens open at 6:00 pm Movie time at 8:30 pm
Weather Permitting

Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden. Blanket/chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic basket. Alcohol is permitted. Garden Admission is $6 adult and $3 child; Leu Members receive free admission. Admission is collected at the door.  Leu Gardens close at the end of the movie.

Curbies Food Truck will be on site starting at 6:00 pm.

 

Father's Day

Celebrate with your Dad at Leu Gardens
Sunday, June 15, 2014
9 am to 5 pm
Dads receive free admission all day.

Take your Dad on a stroll through this beautiful 50-acre botanical oasis seeing amazing tropical plants to our formal rose garden to our own veggie garden; there is so much to see!  Have a seat at the overlook taking in the wild life of Lake Rowena.  While in the gardens, don’t forget to visit the Leu House Museum, a restored 1880's home, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, where you can hear stories about the families who once lived here.  We hope you enjoy the day with your Dad.

 

July

No events in July

 

August

Date Night at Leu Gardens – You Can't Take It With You (NR)

Friday, August 1
Gardens open at 6:00 pm Movie time at 8:30 pm
Weather Permitting

Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden. Blanket/chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic basket. Alcohol is permitted. Garden Admission is $6 adult and $3 child; Leu Members receive free admission. Admission is collected at the door.  Leu Gardens close at the end of the movie.

Story Time at Leu Gardens

Presented by Nemours BrightStart!
Monday, August 4

Orange County Library System's storytelling program comes to Leu Gardens the first Monday of each month, excluding holidays. Share stories and songs with your little one. This is a free indoor event.

10:00 am - 10:15 am Infant Time (up to 18 months)
10:20 am - 10:35 am Toddler Time (18 months to 2 year olds)
10:40 am - 11:00 am Preschool Time (3 to 5 year olds)
 

September

No Story Time in September

 

Date Night at Leu Gardens – Stuck In Love (R)

Friday, September 5
Gardens open at 6:00 pm Movie time at 8:00 pm
Weather Permitting

Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden. Blanket/chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic basket. Alcohol is permitted. Garden Admission is $6 adult and $3 child; Leu Members receive free admission. Admission is collected at the door.  Leu Gardens close at the end of the movie.