Events

First Anniversary of the Japanese Garden Celebration

June 21, 2016 9:00 am 9:00 pm

Celebrate the 1st anniversary of The Richard & Helen DeVos Japanese Garden with us! Immerse yourself in the culture of Japan while you hear music performances, enjoy kids and family activities and more!

9, 11 am; 1, 3, 5 & 7 pm—The Journey Begins: The Making of The Richard & Helen DeVos Japanese Garden Film; 55 min. run time—Grand Room

3, 6:30 & 8 pm—Ongaku: The Echoes of Japan—Musical Performance*; 30 min. run time—Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

10 am; 1:30, 3 & 5 pm—Ikebana Demonstrations, AnneLise Whitescarver and Mandi Stade—Hauenstein Event Room

11 am; 1 & 5 pm—Lecture: Sculpture for a Japanese GardenJoseph Becherer—Garden View Room

12, 2 & 4 pm—Lecture: The Horticultural Significance of a Japanese GardenSteve LaWarre—Garden View Room

9 am - 9 pm—Inside the Japanese Teahouse—Japanese Garden
Wish Tying Activity—Tranquility Zone
David Nash: Sabre Larch Hill Film—Hoffman Auditorium
Family Fun Activities—Lena Meijer Children’s Garden

* Please bring your own chairs or blankets. Seating not provided. Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater gates open at 2:30 pm.

Fee: Included with admission