Picnic at the Water Lily Pond

On 3 balmy summer evenings, guests can enjoy a picnic basket with tasty treats by the Water Lily Pond. 
The baskets for all three evenings are SOLD OUT!
Picnicking beneath the palms and the starry skies. On balmy summer evenings (21st June, 12th July and 9th august), guests can enjoy a picnic basket of tasty treats by the water lily pond. With upbeat live music and breathtaking surroundings to accompany you, unforgettable picnicking fun in the greenery is a guarantee!

Admission (Summer Nights ticket from 6:00 PM: 9,00€) is to be paid in addition to the basket price.

Music program

21st June  - Evi Mair Quintet (Jazz, Pop, Blues)

12th July  - Soul Frida (Soul-Funk, R&B)

09th August  - Greta Marcolongo (Swing, Jazz, Pop)

Good to know

Please bring your own blanket. If the event is already sold out, you can also enjoy small dishes in the Palm café.

Please cancel your picnic basket by 12 noon the day before. Someone else appreciates the opportunity to participate and the food doesn't end up in the trash. Thanks!


With the Summer Nights ticket you can visit the Gardens and the Touriseum from 6:00 PM. The Touriseum close at 9:00 PM.


The payment for the picnic basket is made on site on the day of the event.
A picnic basket for 2 people costs €40.00. A deposit of €10.00 per basket (in cash) will be charged. Admission (Summer Nights ticket from 6:00 PM: 9,00€) is to be paid in addition to the basket price.

The Picnic will be canceled in the case of inclement weather.

Picnic basket for 2 persons:

Mediterranean Risone salad | Olives - capers - tuna* - tomato lime
Greek Salad| San Marzano tomatoes - cucumbers - Tropea onions - Taggiasca olives - salty cheese
*only in non-vegetarian version
2 Melanzane alla parmigiana | Mozzarella Fiordilatte - tomato - pesto

2 Baked Chicken drumsticks |lamb’s lettuce with potatoes - fried onion
Vegetarian Option: Mediterranean Vegetables | baked tofu - olive herb marinade

2 Curd cream with mango jelly

Each basket also includes:
Rosemary focaccia
 Fresh fruit in season