Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

March 1 April 30, 2019

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.

April 14, 2019

Great American Collectors

Fred Meijer, as an art collector

May 11, 2019

Michigan All-State Bonsai Show

Enjoy stunning bonsai trees on display in the Huizenga Grand Room.

Events

Classes & Camps: Child

Jun
17
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Everyday Explorers

(TWO-DAY CAMP) Spend two days investigating the woods, wetlands and meadows at Meijer Gardens!

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
17
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Paint Exploration

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Get out your paint clothes and have fun painting both inside and out!

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
17
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Architecture and Design

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Use your imagination and a variety of materials such as wood, clay, cardboard, stones and wire to create a house, bridge, sculpture and public building. 

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
17
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Movin’ Around The Gardens

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Join us for a fun, active camp experience marching, jumping, dancing and “flying” your way around Meijer Gardens.  

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
24
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Get to know Meijer Gardens in a whole new way with new skills, new experiences and endless fun.

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
Jun
24
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Silly Sculpture

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Play silly games and take wacky walks through the gardens! 

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
8
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Get to know Meijer Gardens in a whole new way with new skills, new experiences and endless fun.

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
Jul
8
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Investigate the Japanese Garden Japanese Garden Content

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Learn about the different elements in The Richard & Helen DeVos Japanese Garden, create your own mini Japanese Garden, and work with a Bonsai artist

Ages

9-12

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
8
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Creature Feature

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Get to know the animals and sculptures at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. 

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
15
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Adventures in Drawing

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Sharpen your drawing skills as you sketch still lifes, landscapes and a live dog.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95