Archive

Gainesville Garden Open:
Monday, July 4

The Gainesville Garden is open to the public from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (last entry at 5 p.m.) on Monday, July 4 in celebration of the Independence Day holiday. Timed tickets are required for non-members. Explore the Garden map, learn more about our offerings and get ready for an… Read More

Light Bites & Garden Insights: Contributing Members & Above

Contributing and above members are invited to enjoy light bites and a presentation by John Evans, Conservation Horticulture Manager and Carson, Conservation Safeguarding Nursery Coordinator. Hear fascinating stories about what the team is doing to safeguard imperiled plants! After the presentation, feel free to enjoy the Garden until official closure… Read More

Member Summer Evening

All Members are invited to experience a fun evening of Origami in the Garden, featuring: Vibrant music by the C.O.T. Band, learn from the makers of King of Pops and sample some of their refreshing creations in the Edible Garden during Outdoor Kitchen Chef Demos, enjoy family-friendly summertime crafts and… Read More

Gainesville Garden: Spring Break

Join us from April 4 – April 8 for spring break fun! Monday 4/4: Take-away seed germination kits. Learn how to germinate sunflower seeds with a sponge and a baggie, complete with a starter peat pot. While supplies last, limit one per family. Tuesday 4/5: Fairy door decorating in the… Read More

Origami in the Garden Member Preview: Contributing & Above

Contributing and above members are invited to an exclusive preview in Atlanta. Be one of the first to experience the unfolding of this larger-than-life special exhibition, Origami in the Garden! This complimentary evening of live music and family fun is sure to let your imagination soar. Longleaf Restaurant will be open… Read More

Garden Open: Fall Break

Enjoy Fall Break in the Garden. We’re open for special hours Monday, Nov. 22, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (last ticket sold at 3 p.m.). Purchase daytime tickets now. Read More

Virtual Alston Lecture Digital Viewing: Jamaica Kincaid

For a limited time, view the incredible Virtual Alston Lecture with Jamaica Kincaid in conversation with Teresa Weaver. Learn more about the celebrated author’s fascinating and, at time, dangerous trek through the foothills of the Himalayas in search of native plants to grow in her Vermont Garden. Get your copy… Read More