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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

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.