Each Saturday through December 22, reindeer will be on-hand near the entrance to the Lena Meijer Children's Garden.
On cold winter days that call for indoor activities, join us for Cozy Tales for Chilly Days!
Although never formally trained in the visual arts or art history, Fred Meijer was deeply interested in cultural endeavors and history, and had a long interest in sculpture.
A marvelous exhibition beginning in November and running through the entire month of December and part of January each year. It includes 42 trees and cultural displays, nearly 400,000 colorful lights both indoors and outdoors, choirs, rooftop reindeer, as well as the beloved Railway Garden.
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.
This concert series brings the finest national and international musicians to West Michigan, thrilling music lovers across all genres and all generations.
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.