Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

June 15, 2018

Fridays at the Farm

Gather bushels of family fun this summer!

August 23, 2018

Alabama The Hits Tour 2018

With special guest Drew Parker

Alabama is the band that changed everything. They brought country music to the mainstream and from side stage to the main stage. This concert is a special fundraising show to benefit the Welcoming the World: Honoring a Legacy of Love capital campaign.

August 26, 2018

The Japanese Tea Garden – The First Step to Tea

Join us for a special presentation by horticulturist and garden designer Chisato Takeuchi.

Events

Annual Events

September 21 9:00 am October 28, 2018

Chrysanthemums and More!

Highlights thousands of flowering chrysanthemums and their local connections to West Michigan in both interior and exterior venues. Vertical columns of colorful chrysanthemums, a vibrant wall of chrysanthemums, chrysanthemum spheres, and beds of colorful plants delight visitors. The largest display of its kind in Michigan.

November 20, 2018 January 6, 2019

Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World

A marvelous exhibition beginning in November and running through the entire month of December and part of January each year. It includes more than 40 trees and displays, nearly 400,000 lights both indoors and outdoors, choirs, rooftop reindeer, as well as the beloved Railway Garden.

March 1 9:00 am April 30, 2019

Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming

This temporary, annual exhibition features thousands of tropical butterflies from Central and South America, Africa and Asia freely flying in the Tropical Conservatory. From March 1 through April 30, experience butterflies close up and watch them emerge from their chrysalises right before your eyes.