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Upcoming Events for Wisconsin

To submit your gardening event to our staff, submit it using our contact form or send an email to calendar@sbsmags.com.

 

 

April 23-27
Springtime in St. Louis
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, MARCH 22

See St. Louis like never before! Called the "Gateway to the West," this trip will leave you calling St. Louis the "Gateway to Great Gardens!"Join Olbrich Botanical Gardens' Horticulturist, Erin Presley on this tour of springtime splendor. Tour Includes: Round-trip motorcoach transportation from Madison, 4 nights at Hampton Inn St. Louis - Downtown, daily continental breakfast at the hotel, 2 lunches and 1 dinner, all entrances and fees to activities/gardens listed above, plus a few surprises, free time to explore the great city of St. Louis, travel with Erin Presley, horticulturist at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. For more information, or to book this tour, contact Burkhalter Tours: Shaina Flum - Group Travel Coordinator, phone: 1-800-556-9286 Ext. 250, email: sflum@burkhaltertravel.com

May 11, West Bend
33rd Annual Wildflower and Perennial Sale
Lac Lawrann Conservancy
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Huge selection of Wisconsin native plants for wetland, woodland and prairie gardens as well as garden perennials and herbs. Handmade trellis’ and garden art. Volunteers take all precautions to avoid spreading Asian Jumping worms. For more information visit www.laclawrann.org.

May 17, Sturgeon Bay
Join the Door County Master Gardeners  Friday evening, May 17, 5:00 - 7:00 Pm, at The UW Peninsular Research Station 4312 HWY 42, Sturgeon Bay, for 1st Pick!, an exclusive early access event for the Door County Master Gardener’s annual Spring Plant sale and fundraiser. At 1st Pick, shop cool plants, avoid the crowds, win free stuff and help benefit a local not-for-profit. Tickets $10.00 each or 2 for $15.00. Visit dcmga.org or email karengardens@yahoo.com for additional information.

May 26, Madison
Madison Area Iris Society Show
Olbrich Gardens

This will be a judged, cut stalk show. Open for public viewing from 12 noon to 5:00 p.m.

July 19-21, Madison
Madison Area Iris Society Sale
West Madison Agricultural Research Station

Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.-4:00 p.m.. All classifications of bearded iris plus some Siberian, Japanese and species iris grown locally by our cub members. Bare root or potted and ready to plant.

June 22, Milwaukee
South Milwaukee Historical Society Garden Tour
Visit 6 beautiful South Milwaukee gardens and peruse the Art Fair located at the South Milwaukee Historical Society (717 Milwaukee Avenue) where hand-crafted garden items created by local artisans will be for sale along with live music and foot. Also attend one of our many demonstrations throughout the day including painting, gardening, and what plants attract bees to your gardens. The first 50 people to visit the South Milwaukee Historical Society the day of the tour will receive a free goody bag. Please contact Patti Bergeson at 414-768-9549 for any questions or to purchase tickets.


 

 

Contacts for Venues with Multiple Events

Boerner Botanical Gardens
boernerbotanicalgardens.org.
414-525-5653

The Domes, Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory
milwaukeedomes.org
414-257-5611

Green Bay Botanical Garden
gbbg.org
920-490-9457

Olbrich Botanical Gardens
olbrich.org
608-246-4550

Monk Botanical Gardens
monkgardens.org
715-261-6309

Rotary Botanical Gardens
rotarybotanicalgardens.org
608-752-3885

 

State-by-State Gardening assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of listed events. It is recommended that you verify the date, time and location of any event you plan to attend.