Featured Events

January 25, 2020

Orchid Show

The Grand Room will be filled with beautiful orchids.

February 8, 2020

Winter Family Day

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

February 29, 2020

Who Am I? A Butterfly Ballet - Saturday, February 29, 10 am

 Mark your calendars now for a thoroughly delightful butterfly ballet. 


Events in October, 2019

September 20 9:00 am October 27, 2019

Chrysanthemums & More!

Experience formal garden displays with modern touches. The dedicated areas will feature unique display focused on blocks of color with a distinct color pallet. Colorful plantings like 'Cherry Spice' orange mums, and rainbow chard are paired with 'Red Kuri' squash and lime green apples artfully arranged to create bold patterns.

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.

October 15, 2019 6:00 pm

Directors’ Walk

Join the directors of the Sculpture and Horticulture departments in exploring the wildflower meadow with Mark di Suvero’s sculpture, Scarlatti, right at the center.


Laurene Grunwald, Director of Sculpture, Art Collections, Exhibitions and Installations, Steve LaWarre, Director of Horticulture
October 15, 2019 7:00 pm

Volunteer Orientation - Evening Sessions

Join others who are interested in volunteering and learn about all the current opportunities to serve at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park at this evening orientation session.

10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Bonsai for Beginners


Learn how to select a tree with bonsai potential, an appropriate pot and the best potting mix.


Steve Jetzer


  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.


  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.


  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
October 20, 2019 1:00 pm

Inside the Japanese Teahouse

Experience the tranquil ambience and exquisite architecture of our authentic Japanese Teahouse.

7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Children & Families, Adult & Child

Family Night Hike: All About Owls


Join us for an evening tour looking for owls on the grounds of Meijer Gardens.


6+ with adult


Sally Triant


  • Members $10 member child, $15 member adult
  • Non-Members $13 non-member child, $18 non-member adult