Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America

Events by Interest  

At Ladew Gardens we take great pride in offering a wonderful variety of special events and educational programs throughout the year, and we make every effort to keep the ticket price for these events and programs as low as possible. Tickets for all of Ladew’s programming are now administered through ShowClix… unfortunately the service fees they charge are not within our control. Thank you for your understanding.

Art in Our Gardens 2019

Butterflies Illustrated

Brushes and Blooms

Christmas Open House

Earth Day Stream Clean-Up

Family Nature Explorers  

Garden Glow

Garden Festival

Guided Hikes

Holiday Workshops

In the Garden Series

Inside Private Gardens Trips

Lecture Series 

Little Explorers Nature Program

Maple Magic

Member Strolls

Monarch Butterfly Workshop 

Mother's Day

New Member Orientation

Nature Walk Celebrates
20 years

Plein Air Workshop

Summer Concert Series

Summer Nature Camps

The Butterfly House


Wild Walks 
























































































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Tuesday, January 1  Happy New Year "2019" 
Wednesday, January 2  Office re-opens after the holiday


Saturday, February 16
Sunday, February 17
Maple Magic
Sold out


Wednesday, March 6  Little Explorers Program  Morning Session is Full
Whooo Goes There? 
Friday, March 15 or
Saturday, March 16

Volunteer Open House 
Tuesday, March 19  Little Explorers Program  Morning Session is Full
Whatever The Weather
Wednesday, March 20 Spring Lecture Series
Evolution of Chanticleer's Gravel Garden
With Lisa Roper
Wednesday, March 27 Spring Lecture Series
Environmental Photography | Environmental Activism
with J. Henry Fair
Thursday, March 28 Brushes and Blooms
Tully's Tote


Monday, April 1 Opening Day!
Monday, April 1 Brushes and Blooms
Tully's Tote
Tuesday, April 2 In the Garden Series
Spring Pruning
Wednesday, April 3 Spring Lecture Series
Complementing the Landscape in Architectural Design
with Peter Ratcliffe
Tuesdays and Thursdays
April 2, 4, 9, 11 & 16  
Volunteer Training Course 
Teach Children about Nature: 
Tuesday, April 9  Little Explorers Program  Morning Session is Full
Morris Mole
Wednesday, April 10 Spring Lecture Series This lecture is Sold Out
Awaken Your Gardens
With Taffy Litz
Saturday, April 13 Wild Walks  Sold Out
The Healing Power of Nature
Wednesday, April 17 Spring Lecture Series
Renewal of the Blue Garden in Newport, Rhode Island
with Sarah Vance
Saturday, April 20 Family Nature Explorers
Earth Day Stream Clean-up

Monday, April 22  Guided Hikes
Tuesday, April 23 Brushes and Blooms
Woodland Silhouettes
Wednesday, April 24 Little Explorers Program Morning Session is Full
Rotting Log


Saturday, May 4 Garden Festival
Sunday, May 12  Mother's Day
Tuesday, May 14  Little Explorers Program   Morning Session is Full
Sprouts About 
Thursday, May 16 Guided Hike
Thursday, May 16 After Hours Member-Stroll
Sunday, May 19 Plein Air Painting Workshop
with Michael and Joanne Bare
Tuesday, May 21  In the Garden Series
Ask a Gardener Spring Q & A
Wednesday, May 22 Little Explorers Program   Morning Session is Full
Fuzzy, Bristly, Bumpy, Smooth



Sunday, June 2 Wild Walks
Outdoor Photography
Thursday, June 6 Special Evening Dinner and Lecture
Enjoying the Outdoors in the age of Ticks and Lyme Disease
with Dr. John Aucott
Friday, June 7 or
Saturday, June 8 
Butterfly House Volunteer Training and Refresher Course 
Saturday, June 8 Guided Hike
Saturday, June 8 Family Nature Explorers
Pond Search
Sunday, June 9  Family Nature Explorers
Pond Search
Sunday, June 9  Wild Walks
Yoga in the Garden
Saturday, June 15 New Member Orientation
 Sunday, June 16 Summer Father's Day Concert
Jazz Caravan

Monday, June 17 The Butterfly House Opens
Thursday, June 20  After Hours Member-Stroll
June 17 - 21
Session 1 
 Summer Nature Camp This camp is full
Nature Detectives Camp
 Sunday, June 23 Summer Concert
The Klassix
June 24 - 28
Session 2
Summer Nature Camp Only 1 spot left
Nature Detectives Camp
Tuesday,June 25 In The Garden Series
Succulent Container Gardening
 Sunday, June 30 Summer Concert
Red Dirt Revolution


 Sunday, July 7 Summer Concert
Sons of Pirates
July 8 - 12
Session 1
Summer Nature Camp
Nature Pals Camp
Saturday, July 13  Family Nature Explorers
Playing With Plankton
July 15 - 19
Session 2
Summer Nature Camp
Nature Pals Camp
July 8 - 12
Session 1
Summer Nature Camp
Nature Tots Camp Session 1 is full
Sunday, July 14 Summer Concert
Charm City Junction
July 15 - 19
session 2
Summer Nature Camp
Nature Tots Camp
Wednesday, July 17 Guided Hike
Thursday, July 18  After Hours Member-Stroll
Sunday, July 21 Summer Concert
July 22 - 26
Session 1 
Art in Nature Camp

Sunday, July 28 Summer Concert
Re-Live The Beatles: The Tribute
July 29 - August 2
Session 2
Art in Nature Camp


Sunday, August 4 Summer Concert
Josh Christina Band
Tuesday August 6 and
Wednesday, August 7 
Monarch Butterfly Workshop
2 day program
Tuesday, August 6  In The Garden Series
Creating an Effective Cutting Garden
Saturday, August 10 Butterflies Illustrated
Thursday, August 15  After Hours Member-Stroll
Saturday, August 24 Guided Hike
Saturday, August 24  Family Nature Explorers
Drawing Whimsical Topiary
Tuesday, August 27  In The Garden Series
Herb Gardening
Tuesday, August 27  Brushes and Blooms
Lush Victorian Garden
Wednesday, August 28 Brushes and Blooms
Lush Victorian Garden


Tuesday, September 10 Brushes and Blooms
Pooch Portraits
Thursday, September 12   Wild Walks
Drawing in Nature
Saturday, September 14 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Nature Walk
Thursday, September 26  After Hours Member-Stroll 

Saturday, September 28 Plein Air Painting
with Michael and Joanne Bare


Saturday, October 26  Art Show and Sale
Tuesday, October 29  Brushes and Blooms
Day of the Dead, Sugar Skull
Tuesday, October 29  In The Garden Series
Ask a Gardener Fall Q & A 


Monday, November 4   Wild Walks
Gardening for (Wild) Life

Ladew Gardens Presents over 125 events each year made possible in part by: