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TuliPalooza 2021 - HAPPENING NOW!

McCrory Gardens
Wednesday – Sunday
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

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Members: Free
Adults: $6
Senior ages 65 & over: $4
Youth ages 6–17: $4
SDSU Employees: $4 w/SDSU ID
Military personnel: $4 w/valid ID
Children ages 5 & under: Free
SDSU Students: Free w/valid SDSU ID

Arboretum Hours

The arboretum features 45 acres of tree and shrub collections and approximately 1.6 miles of trails that are open and accessible to the public from dawn to dusk.

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Phil Baker Concert at McCrory Gardens

Phil Baker will be performing live in concert at McCrory Gardens, in the Terrace Garden, on Wednesday, May 26, 2021! 

Pre-registration is required for this FREE concert. What a great opportunity to enjoy Phil’s talent, get outside and visit the gardens!

There will be TWO FREE concert times offered - one at 10:30 a.m. and a second concert at 11:30 a.m., with each concert lasting about 30-40 minutes. Admission to the gardens is included when pre-registering and attending one of the concerts.


Pre-registration for the concert is a must, with a maximum capacity for each session. 
In case of inclement weather, the concerts will be canceled. 

Click on the links below to learn more about each of the memberships we offer!
Pay by credit card by choosing your desired giving level; you will be directed to the SDSU Foundation website
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McCrory Gardens and State Arboretum earn accreditation

South Dakota State University’s McCrory Gardens and the South Dakota State Arboretum have been awarded a Level 1 Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum for achieving particular standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and bota

Denholm Estate provides endowments for McCrory Gardens and the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum

Two beloved institutions at South Dakota State University are the benefactors of a generous gift from Frank Denholm and his wife, Mildred.

TuliPalooza 2019 -THANK YOU SPONSORS!

Joe, Bev, Joseph and Cody Cassady

Brookings Area Master Gardeners

Phil, Phil Jr. and Renee Baker

General Federation of Women's Clubs, Brookings

Bill and Karen Bumann

Richard Scholten

Wayne and Shari Budahl Avery