SOAR- Monarch Migration


SOAR- Monarch Migration at South Coast Botanic Garden and Garden Admission

This ticket permits entry into South Coast Botanic Garden and the butterfly pavilion, which is part of the SOAR experience. With the purchase of this ticket, you do not need a separate General Admission ticket. 

You may arrive up to 30 minutes before your scheduled ticket time, which is your time to enter the pavilion. Please keep your time inside the pavilion to a maximum of 30 minutes.

Infants 1 year old and younger do not need a ticket, however strollers are not allowed in the pavilion. There will be designated stroller parking outside of the pavilion for your convenience. 

Garden Members receive free general admission and a discount on SOAR tickets. Both discounts will be applied after you've selected your tickets and clicked "add to cart."

Cancellation Policy: 

Tickets may be rescheduled or cancelled up to 48 hours before your event time. Cancellation or rescheduling tickets will not be possible after that window of time. Please email if you have any questions. 


By purchasing a ticket, you acknowledge that:

  • If you are fully vaccinated, facial coverings are optional. The CDC advises individuals who are not fully vaccinated to continue wearing facial coverings 
  • Professionally trained service dogs are allowed in the Garden, though Emotional Support animals are not permitted. Service dogs must be in the control of the owner at all times
  • Picnics and outside food and beverage are welcome at the Garden, though set ups must remain casual without furniture or tents or staked umbrellas
  • Both Members and Non-Members require advance ticket reservations to visit SOAR
  • Please be sure to check out our Plan Your Visit page for Garden rules, full COVID-19 procedures and more