Featured Events

January 30, 2015 January 8, 2017

Tranquility Zone: A Japanese Garden Environment for Families

 Welcome to Tranquility Zone, a place for quiet experiences—and fun!

 Use your imagination as you explore this Japanese garden environment.

March 1 April 30, 2016

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.

May 11, 2016

Great Gardens Party

Join us for the annual Great Gardens Party!



June 6, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Tears for Fears

Founded after the dissolution of their first band, they were initially associated with the new wave synthesizer bands of the early 1980s but later branched out into mainstream rock and pop, which led to international chart success. 


  • Members $78
  • Non-Members $80

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

June 8, 2016 7:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

The Monkees – Good Times: The 50th Anniversary Tour

Assembled in Los Angeles in 1965 by Bob Rafelson and Bert Schneider for the television series The Monkees, the quartet of Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork, and the late Davy Jones brought a singular mix of pop, rock, psychedelica, Broadway, and country to their music. 


  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $57
June 12, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater


The year 2016 marks the 46th anniversary of perennial classic-rock favorite, America. 


  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $52
June 13, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Of Monsters and Men

Of Monsters and Men first had the world talking in 2011 with their infectious quadruple-platinum smash "Little Talks." 


  • Members $48
  • Non-Members $50
June 15, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Ziggy Marley

A six-time Grammy winner, Emmy winner, singer, songwriter and producer, Ziggy Marley has released twelve albums to critical acclaim. 


  • Members $46
  • Non-Members $48
June 17, 2016 6:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Tedeschi Trucks Band

In just three years, Tedeschi Trucks Band—the 11-member collective led by husband-wife duo Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi—has taken its musical mix to audiences across the globe.


  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $77
June 22, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Michael Franti & Spearhead with special guest Chali 2na & The Funk Hunters

Musician, filmmaker and humanitarian Michael Franti is recognized as a pioneering force using music as a vehicle for positive change as well as his unforgettable, high energy shows with his band, Spearhead.  


  • Members $43
  • Non-Members $45
June 26, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Fitz and The Tantrums

A longtime studio engineer and aspiring musician, Fitz founded Fitz & The Tantrums in 2008, driven simply by “a need to be creative and not lose my mind over a breakup.” 


  • Members $43
  • Non-Members $45
June 27, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Jackson Browne

Since his debut album came out in 1972, he has released thirteen studio albums and three collections of live performances; his most recent, Love Is Strange, features David Lindley. 


  • Members $71
  • Non-Members $73