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Featured Events

July 20, 2019

Hosta Show

Join us for the very first hosta leaf show at Meijer Gardens and be amazed by the range of shapes, sizes, colors, patterns and textures available in hosta foliage. 

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 in December, 2018

Sep
14
Jan
6
September 14, 2018 January 6, 2019

Process and Presence: Contemporary Disability Sculpture

Through the finest examples of three-dimensional practice (sculpture, ceramics, performance, installation and video art), this exhibition emphasizes the relationship between disability and the fundamental human experiences of change and embodiment.

November 20, 2018 January 6, 2019

Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World

A marvelous exhibition beginning in November and running through the entire month of December and part of January each year. It includes 42 trees and cultural displays, nearly 400,000 colorful lights both indoors and outdoors, choirs, rooftop reindeer, as well as the beloved Railway Garden.

Dec
1
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Filled

Visit the Railway Garden and be inspired by artist Paul Busse.

Ages

8+ with Adult

Cost

  • Members $18 member child, 18 member adult
  • Non-Members $22 non-member child, 22 non-member adult
December 1, 2018 1:00 pm

Rooftop Reindeer

Each Saturday through December 22, reindeer will be on-hand near the entrance to the Lena Meijer Children's Garden.

December 2, 2018 6:00 pm

Member Holiday Party - December 2

Sold Out

The third of our Member Holiday Parties.

December 4, 2018 6:00 pm

The Original Dickens Carolers

They're a holiday tradition.

Dec
4
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photographing Holiday Lights

Filled

Learn the basics for beautiful seasonal photographs.

Instructor

Cory Olsen

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
December 6, 2018 6:00 pm

Christmas Cabaret

Join us for Meijer Garden’s signature holiday celebration, Christmas Cabaret! Presented by Van Dellen Steel, Inc.

Dec
8
10:00 am 11:30 am
Filled

Discover the role santons (little saints) play.

Ages

8+ with Adult

Cost

  • Members $18 member child, 18 member adult
  • Non-Members $22 non-member child, 22 non-member adult
December 8, 2018 1:00 pm

Rooftop Reindeer

Each Saturday through December 22, reindeer will be on-hand near the entrance to the Lena Meijer Children's Garden.