General Admission Tickets
Friday, September 15 – Sunday, September 17
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Advance Reservation Ticket Packages (available through September 15)
One Three Day Admission Pass + One Day Parking Pass:
$30 Advance Reservations
Two Three Day Admission Passes + One Day Parking Pass:
$45 Advance Reservations
General Admission Tickets (available in advance or at the door)
Three Day Admission:
$13 for Chicago Botanic Garden members
$15 for non-Chicago Botanic Garden members
Chicago Botanic Garden Daily Parking Fees
Chicago Botanic Garden Members: Free
NorthShore University HealthSystem Employees with ID: Free
*Discounts apply for Cook County Residents
A shuttle will be running from the Metra train stop in Glencoe to the Chicago Botanic Garden during each day of ACE.
Thursday, September 14
5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$175 in advance, $200 at the door
The Benefit Preview Party provides patrons the opportunity to peruse and purchase unique works of art before the Exposition is open to the public. An elegant party with hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and a festive atmosphere, the Preview Party also offers guests a more personal setting to talk with artists and learn about their work. Preview Party tickets include complimentary parking on Thursday evening, admission to the three day Exposition as well as a discounted parking voucher for each day of the Show weekend.
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