(ORANGE, TX) – Join us at Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center the evening ofAugust 18th, starting at 6 p.m. for a back-to-school kickoff celebration free of charge, presented by International Paper. Bring the entire family for an evening stroll through the gardens, family-friendly games and activities focusing on sustainability, and an outdoor full-length animated feature film. A school supply donation drive will be held to benefit area school children in need. Set up a lawn chair or blanket, have some popcorn, and enjoy a movie with the entire family!
Orange Lions Club will be selling popcorn, snacks and drinks. Orange Christian Services will be onsite to collect your school supply donations. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the film beginning at 8:30 p.m.
Print your free E-ticket at home and bring your school supply donations to the front entrance.
Shangri La Gardens and Nature Center continues to be temporarily closed and will open for one night only for movie night. Please check our website for the exact date of reopening after Labor Day.
About Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center
Shangri La Gardens and Nature Center encompasses 250+ acres in the heart of Orange, Texas, along the swamps and wetlands associated with Adams Bayou. Shangri La integrates its botanical gardens and nature center together to create a unique understanding of the natural world in Southeast Texas. Imagine a place where you can stroll along garden paths surrounded by a profusion of flowers, watch birds for hours from the comfort of a Heronry Blind or just spend time relaxing with friends and family. Or, you can explore your wild side and take a naturalist-led excursion along Adams Bayou to discover the wonders of nature, encounter wildlife in their natural habitats, and gain new insights into the importance of preserving the environment. No matter what motivates you to come outdoors, explore Shangri La-it’s a year- round delight for the senses.