Date: March 20, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

To celebrate the March equinox, the Overland Park Arboretum will be open for evening hours. On the first day of spring, gaze at the night sky and experience the park like never before at Night at the Arboretum.

The 300-acre park includes hiking trails, open prairie, and gardens with more than 1,700 plants.

The event will be held Monday, March 20 from 5-9 p.m. at the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, 8909 W. 179th St., Overland Park, KS.

All ages are invited and no registration is required. Admission fees do apply ($3 ages 13+, $1 ages 6-12, free under 6).

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The equinox is official at 4:24 p.m. on March 20 when the sun crosses the celestial equator going south to north.

Location: Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens