Plan Your Visit
Located between Valparaiso and Merrillville, Indiana, Gabis Arboretum is open daily to the general public. Certain safety measures have been put in place to ensure a safe visit.
The Treesong Music Garden is an exciting addition to the arboretum. It is a fun and creative way for guests of all ages to explore their musical side.
A Gabis Arboretum provides free admission and reciprocal benefits to more than 300 other arboreta and gardens nationwide.
Gabis Arboretum serves as a living laboratory for education, academic research, conservation and engagement with the natural environment.
Gabis Arboretum holds a variety of outdoor summer concerts covering a wide range of musical genres.
Explore more about how students, faculty and staff can engage with Gabis Arboretum for research opportunities, class projects and more.
Jul 30The Steepwater Band Concert
The Steepwater Band is an American rock band formed in Chicago by the trio of Jeff Massey, Joe Winters and Tod Bowers.
Jul 31July Guided Hike Series
Embrace the outdoors and start your weekend with a guided hike at Gabis.
Aug 14Restoration and Prep Volunteer Day
Each month, Gabis Arboretum will host a volunteer day where anyone can come out and help in the gardens, wetlands and woodlands. This volunteer day will focus on restoration.
Aug 21Marrakesh Express: A Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Experience
There are hundreds, if not thousands of tribute bands performing the music of the Beatles, Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, U2 and other monsters of rock. But Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young? Next to none.