Gardening Night at Busch Stadium

The Cards have various theme nights throughout the season; so OF COURSE, we had to go to Gardening Night (sponsored by the Missouri Botanical Garden). We arrived early to check out the new Ballpark Village…

Walking up to Ballpark Village

Walking up to Ballpark Village

Ballpark Village

Ballpark Village

Inside Ballpark Village

Inside Ballpark Village

You can see the stadium from most every angle of Ballpark Village!

You can see the stadium from most every angle of Ballpark Village!

Ballpark Village (seen from inside the ballpark); it's like an extension of the stadium!

Ballpark Village (seen from inside the ballpark); it’s like an extension of the stadium!

Outside the baseball museum in Ballpark Village

Outside the baseball museum in Ballpark Village

Grabbing a bite to eat at Ballpark Village before the game (with a great view of the stadium!)

Grabbing a bite to eat at Ballpark Village before the game (with a great view of the stadium!)

Views around the ballpark

Views around the ballpark

Once inside the ballpark we immediately went to claim our…

Garden Gnomes!

Garden Gnomes!

View from our seats

View from our seats

Pre-game (can you spy the gnome?)

Pre-game (can you spy the gnome?)

There he is!

There he is!

Gnome Run!

Gnome Run!

Matt Holiday

Matt Holiday

Beautiful Night for Baseball

Beautiful Night for Baseball

Cards Fans

Cards Fans

Go Cards!

Go Cards!

Of course, I had to find something that belongs in a garden! This was a HUGE beetle!

Of course, I had to find something that belongs in a garden! This was a HUGE beetle!

But most importantly…

They won!

They won!

6 thoughts on “Gardening Night at Busch Stadium

  1. Michael

    The ballpark village looks great in the left field skyline. I’m a huge STL fan but I don’t get to go much now that my family lives in Virginia. I hope my Dad and I can check out the new addition this summer. Thanks for the pictures. I hope y’all had fun.

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  2. Eliza Waters

    Great photos – such a clear day. The Spy (and Smoochie) must have been over the moon with the win. What a great memory for the Spy. Awesome tiger beetle, btw. Wonder what he finds to eat in the ballpark? They are great friends to have in the garden, both as grubs and adults. Have a great weekend!

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