Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

September 20, 2014

Herb & Gourd Fest

Be inspired with new ways to use herbs and gourds at this year’s Herb & Gourd Fest.

September 26, 2014

Curator’s Choice

Join Laurene Grunwald and Heidi Holst as they discuss their thoughts on the works in the exhibition. Share your thoughts and questions about the sculptures.

October 6, 2014

The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright

Begin on the bus with an introduction to Frank Lloyd Wright by Larry Ten Harmsel, retired professor and historian.

Events

Annual Events

September 19October 26, 2014

Chrysanthemums and More!

Highlights thousands of flowering chrysanthemums 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 25, 2014 January 4, 2015

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. Includes more than 40 trees and displays, over 300,000 lights both indoors and outdoors, choirs, horse-drawn carriage rides, as well as the beloved Railway Garden.

March 1April 30, 2015

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. Experience butterflies close up and watch them emerge from their chrysalises right before your eyes.