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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!

Events

Special Event

July 11, 2016 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

The Decemberists

The Decemberists  are an indie folk band featuring Meloy, Chris Funk (guitars), Jenny Conlee (keyboards), Nate Query (bass), and John Moen (drums). In 2011, their album "The King is Dead" entered the Billboard album charts at Number One, and the track "Down by the Water" was nominated for a Grammy in the "Best Rock Song" category.

Cost

  • Members $48
  • Non-Members $50
July 16, 2016 11:30 am

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
July 16, 2016 2:00 pm

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
July 17, 2016 2:00 pm

Sculpture Walk and Talk

Join working artists and art historians on a walking tour of the sculpture of Mimmo Paladino and selected artwork in the Sculpture Park.

August 3, 2016 10:30 am

Sculpture Walk and Talk

Join working artists and art historians on a walking tour of the sculpture of Mimmo Paladino and selected artwork in the Sculpture Park.

August 20, 2016 11:30 am

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
August 20, 2016 2:00 pm

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
September 17, 2016 11:30 am

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
September 17, 2016 2:00 pm

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
October 15, 2016 11:30 am

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60