Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America

Events by Interest  

Art in Our Gardens 2019

Brushes and Blooms

Christmas Open House

Family Nature Explorers  

Garden Glow

Garden Festival

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

Plein Air Workshop

Summer Concert Series

Summer Nature Camps

The Butterfly House


Wild Walks 
Yoga, Photography,
Art and more! 


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.























































































11th Annual Garden Festival
Specialty Plants & Garden Ornaments Sale  

Saturday, May 4, 2019

10 am - 4 pm


Now in its 11th year, Garden Festival
has become the most anticipated specialty plant, garden ornaments,  and antiques sale in the region, featuring an exclusive collection of vendors from throughout the eastern seaboard. Shop from more than 40 vendors offering hard-to-find perennials and annuals, unusual exotics and container specialties, decorative garden furniture,urns, statuary, and other architectural treasures.

To inquire about becoming a Vendor at Ladew's Garden Festival
Click on the link below.

Apply to Become a Vendor


In addition to enjoying the unique shopping opportunities, guests are invited to tour Ladew’s spectacular Gardens, visit the historic home of Harvey S. Ladew, and stroll through the Nature Walk.

Cancellation Policy: All sales are final.
 If the event is rescheduled due to
weather or unforeseen circumstances and
 you are not able to attend a rescheduled
date, we will refund the ticket price,
minus the processing fee.
 (If able to switch to another program
 with the same fee, we can usually
accommodate this request.)

Saturday, May 4, 2019 
10 am to 4 pm

$20 Advance purchase by May 3
$25 Tickets purchased after May 3 and at the entrance
Ticket price above is for both Members and Non-members. 

Sorry, green guest passes are not valid for Garden Festival.  



Saturday, May 4, 2019
8 – 10 am

$100 Members | $125 Non-members
Advance purchase by May 3. Priority tickets not be sold at the gate
Price includes early-bird shopping and continental breakfast.

Purchase your online tickets here for Priority Preview and General Admission >>> 


Friday, May 3, 2019
5:30 - 8 pm

Friends of the Garden Festival are the key supporters of this event. Through various levels of sponsorship, Friends enjoy the privilege of attending an exclusive VIP Preview Cocktail Party the night before the Festival where they can enjoy preview shopping, as well as festive food and drink. Friends also receive early-bird tickets to Saturday’s sale before the gates open to the public.

Sponsorship levels for Friends of the Festival:
Gold $5,000
Silver $2,500
Bronze $1,000 

Friend of the Festival purchase your bundled tickets here>>> 


Click the links to visit our vendor's websites or Facebook page!

5 Cow Farm Boards --  Lutherville, MD

Atlock Farm -- Somerset, NJ

Carnivorous Plant Nursery -- Smithsburg, MD

Circa Antiques -- York, PA

Courtney Design,  Lincoln University, PA 19352

Curiosities Antiques -- Baltimore, MD

Cymron Cottage -- Monreville, NJ

Darrell Dean Antiques and Decorative Arts -- High Point, NC

Down the Garden Path -- Midlothian, VA
Draycott Gardens --  Upperco, MD
Fieldstone Nursery -- Parkton, MD

Frank Jacobs -- Aiken, SC
Gray Antiques -- Baltimore, MD

Gristmill Landscaping & Nursery -- Jarrettsville, MD

Halcyon House, LLC -- Lutherville, MD
Harvesting History -- Greene, NY
Hearts Desire Pottery -- Myersville, MD
Herring Run Nursery--Blue Water Baltimore -- Baltimore, MD 

Hilda Oostdyk Antiques -- Island Heights, NJ
Hobensack & Keller, Inc -- New Hope, PA

Hoffman Woodward -- East Berlin, PA

Issima - Little Compton, RI
LaCigale --  Mount Gretna, PA

Madison James -- Paris, KY

Manor View Farms -- Monkton, MD

McLean Nurseries -- Baltimore, MD 
  Oriet's Fine Art -- Monkton, MD 
Peace Tree Farm -- Kintnersville, PA
Pennoyer Newman LLC -- Brooklyn, NY
Peony's Envy - Bernardsville, NJ
Pete's Pickins -- Upper Falls, MD
Pine Knot Farms -- Clarksville, VA
Putnam Hill Nursery -- Forest Hill, MD
Radebaugh Florist and Greenhouses -- Towson, MD
Spring Thyme Nursery -- Dillsburg, PA 
Star Bright Farm, LLC -- White Hall, MD
Steven Kristoph Nursery -- Millstone Township, NJ
The Little Greenhouse -- Baltimore, MD
The Perennial Farm -- Glen Arm, MD



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