Upcoming Events

We are back!!!

Following Hurricane Harvey, our event calendar was suspended but we have now rescheduled many popular events. Additional events are in the planning stages and will be announced in the coming months.

The 2018 calendar is filled with exciting new events along with a return of favorite signature events for your enjoyment;

Upcoming in May: Tea in the Gardens – a “must not miss” event on Friday, May 11th. Details can be found on our event page.

Our First Annual Valentine Rose Plant Extravaganza began February 7 through 18 at the Mercer Society Gift and Plant Shoppe at 400 Main Street in Old Town Spring and was a huge success!  Followed by the return of the  March Mart Preview Sale and Reception on Friday, March 16th for VIP membership levels and the March Mart Plant Sale on March 17th with the signature sale opening to the general public from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm on Saturday.

The following week, March 23-25 The Mercer Society was the featured non-profit at the  Old Town Spring’s Spring Fest celebration.

Mark your calendars as Tea in the Gardens returns on May 11, 2018; the 10th Annual Garden Party Magic will take place October 13, 2018, and our first Teddy Bear Picnic will debut November 10, 2018.

Come join us as we celebrate the reopening of Mercer Botanic Garden! We continue to welcome your support through your donations which vitally assist us as we work to re-establish our offices and get all our programs and events back on schedule.

See you in the Gardens!

Full Calendar

We have many events throughout the year including plant sales, workshops, socials, and lectures. Take a look at the full calendar to see what’s blooming!

Summer Garden Club

Join us this summer for our Summer Garden Club series and learn about ferns, gingers, floral arranging and basket weaving!

Children & Family Programs

We have many events throughout the year geared towards children and families.


We host lectures throughout the year in the Gardens. See what we have coming up!

10th Annual Garden Party Gala

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Save the Date! The Mercer Society’s 10th Annual Garden Party Gala takes place under the stars in the main Garden at Mercer Botanic Gardens. The magic begins at 5:00 pm. More details unfold throughout the summer.