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Help Tidy Up the Mission Rose Garden!

Volunteer Event Tuesday, August 1 to Get the Rose Garden Ready for Fiesta Celebrations

Join us from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. for light weeding and deadheading the rose bushes at the A. C. Postel Memorial Rose Garden, 420 Plaza Rubio.

Facebook event: http://bit.ly/TidyUpRoseGarden

The City of Santa Barbara Parks and Recreation Department and the Santa Barbara Rose Society will host a volunteer event at the A. C. Postel Memorial Rose Garden on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. The public is invited to join in the effort to tidy up the Mission Rose Garden in preparation for Old Spanish Days festivities.

This is a great opportunity to enjoy some pre-Fiesta entertainment, as the dress rehearsal for some of the Old Spanish Days music and dancing will be taking place nearby!

Many thanks to the Santa Barbara Rose Society for co-hosting this event. Rose Society members volunteer their time to help care for the rose garden throughout the year, and we are grateful for their help. If you'd like to get involved, you can learn more about joining the Rose Society at this event.

If you would like to join us, here are all the details…

What to Wear

  • Long sleeves
  • Closed-toed shoes

What to Bring

  • Pruning shears
  • Gardening gloves
  • Optional: a five-gallon bucket to make disposing of leafy debris easier (we will provide a few, but if you have one you’d be willing to bring, that would be great!)

What You Can Help With

  • Weeding
  • Deadheading the rose bushes


Last Updated: Mar 15, 2018
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