Membership

Membership Levels

Individual: $50

One adult receives all core benefits & one membership card

Household: $85

All adults and children living at the same address receive all core benefits & two membership cards

Premiere Household: $140

Extend your household membership with a courtesy guest card – bring a friend every time you visit (membership card holder must be present)

Evergreen Giving Society

Become part of this giving society to support the educational and horticultural mission of Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden. Enjoy additional benefits at each level of support that include opportunities to be more involved with events and activities at the Garden. For questions about the Evergreen Society Membership, please contact Michelle C. Spreizter, Director of Development at spreitzer@DSBG.org or 704-829-1273. Evergreen Society membership payments in excess of $75 are tax deductible.

Friends Circle: $250 – $499

Courtesy Guest Card: Bring a friend every time you visit the Garden (in addition to two member cards)
Receive the same benefits as a Premiere Household Membership PLUS:
** Four complimentary daytime guest passes
* Two free passes to a Garden educational class or workshop
* Annual recognition on the Donor Credenza in the Visitor Pavilion
* Invitation to the “Evergreen Giving Society” Event during the Fall*

Patrons Circle: $500 – $999

Courtesy Guest Card: Bring a friend every time you visit the Garden (in addition to two member cards)
Receive the same benefits as the Friends Circle Membership PLUS:
** Four additional (total eight) complimentary passes for friends
* 10% discount on one weekday Garden facility rental (subject to availability)
*  Receive one portrait session ($150 value – to be reserved in advance)

Garden Circle: $1,000 – $2,499

Courtesy Guest Card: Bring a friend every time you visit the Garden (in addition to two member cards)
Receive the same benefits as the Patrons Circle Membership PLUS:
* Additional 5% (total of 15%) discount on one weekday Garden facility rental
* 15% discount on one shopping spree in The Garden Store

Magnolia Circle: $2,500 – $4,999

Courtesy Guest Card: Bring a friend every time you visit the Garden (in addition to two member cards)
Receive the same benefits as the Garden Circle Membership PLUS:
* Additional 10% (total of 20%) discount on one ANYTIME Garden facility rental
* Additional 10% (total of 25%) discount on one shopping spree in The Garden Store

Franklinia Circle: $5,000 – $9,999

Courtesy Guest Card: Bring a friend every time you visit the Garden (in addition to two member cards)
Receive the same benefits as the Magnolia Circle Membership PLUS:
* Free admission to ALL events at the Garden
* Additional 15% (total of 25%) discount on two ANYTIME Garden facility rentals

Rhododendron Circle: $10,000+

Courtesy Guest Card: Bring a friend every time you visit the Garden (in addition to two member cards)
Receive the same benefits as the Franklinia Circle Membership PLUS:
* Unique gift commemorating your commitment to Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
* Additional 20% (total of 30%) discount on ANYTIME Garden facility rental; unlimited

Core Benefits

  • Unlimited free daytime admission
  • Half-price admission for up to four guests per visit
  • Invitations to exclusive member events
  • Free or discounted admission to nearly 300 public gardens throughout North America
  •  Discounts in The Garden Store (10%), on DSBG classes (15%), on gift memberships (50% off Household and Premier Household levels), and at select local garden centers and restaurants (see list below)
  • Quarterly Garden Path Newsletter
  • One-year subscription to a select magazine
10% discount at the following Garden Centers*:
  • DSBG The Garden Store
  • A.J.’s Landscape (supplies only), Gastonia
  • Campbell’s Greenhouse, Charlotte
  • Dearness Gardens, Huntersville
  • New Hope Greenhouses, Gastonia
  • Pike Nurseries, Charlotte
  • Ross Farms, Charlotte
  • The Royal Gardens, Charlotte
  • Shagreen Nursery/Arboretum, Shelby
10% discount at the following restaurants*:
  • Christopher’s Bar and Grill (10% off entrees), Lake Wylie
  • Simonetti’s (10% off pizzas), Belmont
  • The String Bean Fresh Market and Grill (10% off purchase excluding alcohol), Belmont
  • Seven Oaks Cafe (10% off purchase excluding alcohol), Belmont
  • Sproutycakes Bakery (10% off catering orders)

* Please present membership card at time of purchase. Certain restrictions apply – please inquire with store of purchase.

 

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with the official incorporation name of the Daniel Jonathan Stowe Conservancy. Your membership is tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. The organization is a public resource and is reliant on membership, contributions and other private funding for its operations.