Japanese Garden Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Nov. 6-7, Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Dr., La Cañada Flintridge. Celebrate Japanese arts, crafts and culture with a chrysanthemum show, taiko drum performance (noon Nov. 6), suiseki stone exhibit and the return of the Camellia Lounge. Free with admission: $8 adults, $6 seniors/students, $3 children 5-12, and free to children 4 and younger. For more information, call (818) 949-4200 or visit www.descansogardens.org.
About Descanso GardensEstablished as a public garden in 1954, Descanso Gardens is located at 1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, near the interchange of the 2 and 210 freeways. The Gardens are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except Christmas Day. Parking is free. Admission fees are $8 for adults; $6 for seniors and students; $3 for children 5 to 12, and free for members and children 4 and younger. Information: (818) 949-4200 or visit www.descansogardens.org. Descanso Gardens is accredited by the American Association of Museums.