Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

November 24, 2018

Rooftop Reindeer

Each Saturday through December 22, reindeer will be on-hand near the entrance to the Lena Meijer Children's Garden.

January 8, 2019

Cozy Tales for Chilly Days

On cold winter days that call for indoor activities, join us for Cozy Tales for Chilly Days! 

February 1, 2019 August 25, 2019

A National Treasure: Fred Meijer, His Collection and Legacy

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. 

Events

Annual Events

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 42 trees and cultural displays, nearly 400,000 colorful 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.

June 1 7:00 pm August 31, 2019

Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens

This concert series brings the finest national and international musicians to West Michigan, thrilling music lovers across all genres and all generations.

September 20 9:00 am October 27, 2019

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.