Featured Events

September 20, 2019 March 1, 2020

Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb

This exhibition of new work explores the intimate relationship between humankind and nature. At the heart of the exhibition is an installation offering the viewer a solitary, sublime experience of being enveloped in nature. Accompanying mixed media artworks examine the womb as a natural cocoon.

January 12, 2020

Motherhood in Art

Concepts of nurturing, protection, bounty and growth have been explored throughout the history of humanity.

February 8, 2020

Winter Family Day

Bundle up for an outdoor adventure in the Lena Meijer Children's Garden!


Events in July, 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.

7:00 pm 9:00 pm
July 2, 2019 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Roosevelt Diggs and Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish

Roosevelt Diggs: An energetic, acoustic blend of folk, country, bluegrass and blues.

Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish: A raw, high-octane intensification of 50’s style rock & roll, with Elvis-esque vocals and hints of rockabilly.

July 5, 2019 1:00 pm / Michigan's Farm Garden

Fridays at the Farm

Have bushels of family fun in Michigan's Farm Garden this summer! 

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.




  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
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




  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
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. 




  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
7:00 pm 9:00 pm
July 9, 2019 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Big Sherb and Paddlebots

Big Sherb: A largely instrumental mix of funk, fusion and progressive rock.

Paddlebots: Self-described as progressive soul-pop, they’re an amalgam of soul, pop, funk and jazz.