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July 26, 2019

An Evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band

An Evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band: A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums.

September 20, 2019 March 1, 2020

Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb

In this impactful gallery exhibition, Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb, new work by the artist will be presented in an immersive installation in the Balk Gallery. Law’s use of natural materials, mainly floral, encourage the viewer to experience the relationship between humanity and nature.

September 24, 2019

Wege Environmental Lecture: Monarchs, Milkweed and Migration with Dr. Anurag Agrawal

Join scientist, author, and monarch butterfly expert Dr. Anurag Agrawal as he explores, through striking visual imagery, the fascinating natural history of monarchs and milkweed, revealing the coevolutionary battle between monarchs and milkweed’s famous toxins.

Events

Events on July 22, 2019

February 1 9:00 am 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. 

June 6 7:00 pm September 18, 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.

June 10 August 17, 2019

Kids’ Tram

Board the Kids' Tram for an engaging adventure. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 10:45 am, 11:45 am, 1:45 pm, and 2:45 pm.

July 2 7:00 pm August 27, 2019 / Amphitheater Garden

Tuesday Evening Music Club

Included with admission, each Tuesday evening in July and August, the Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater hosts local talent in a variety of musical genres. Bring a picnic or choose from fresh fare at our brand new concession building.

Jul
22
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Build a Model Treehouse

(TWO-DAY CAMP) Explore Meijer Gardens to gather ideas from animal habitats, sculpture environments, the sculptures themselves and our own Treehouse Village. Then create your own treehouse! 

Ages

10-12

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
22
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Super Summer Sculpture

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Let your imagination guide you as you create a new sculpture each day! 

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
22
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Clay Every Day

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Roll, squeeze and shape your way through the week as you work with a different type of clay every day.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
22
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Jeepers Creepers

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Take a hike each day to find weird and wonderful insects that make their home at Meijer Gardens.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
22
11:00 am 12:00 pm
July 22, 2019 11:00 am / Lena Meijer Children's Garden

Moving to the Music

Come be a part of our musical jam in the Lena Meijer Children's Garden! Whether by playing an instrument, clapping your hands, tapping your toes, or lending a voice, follow along with local musicians as we make music every Monday.