Upcoming Events

We are back!!!

Following Hurricane Harvey, our event calendar was suspended but we now have new fun events scheduled.

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

Upcoming in October: Pollinator Festival – a “must not miss” family event on Saturday, October 6.  Pollinator Plant Sale, Scarecrow contest, Face painting, lawn games and more. Details can be found on our event page.

Upcoming in December: Merry, Merry Mercer Boxwood Holiday Tree Workshop –  Register for this fun workshop on Saturday, December 1st where you will create your own special take-home tabletop boxwood holiday tree. More details to follow in mid-September.

Upcoming in December: Holiday in the Gardens –  coming Saturday, December 8th.  More details coming soon!

Mark your calendars for the inaugural Pollinator Festival on October 6th; the Merry Merry Mercer Tree Workshop on December 1st, and our first Holiday in the Gardens to debut December 8, 2018.

Join us as we continue to celebrate the reopening of Mercer Botanic Garden! We 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 bloom

Summer Garden Club

Join us for the final summer session of our Summer Garden Club series and learn about terrariums!

Children & Family Programs

We have many events throughout the year geared towards children and families. Mark your calendars for the Pollinator Festival on October 6, and Holiday in the Gardens on December 8. Plus, plan a visit to our new Children’s Garden!


Save the date for our Third Annual Merry Merry Mercer Tree Workshop – Saturday, December 1st!  Watch for details coming soon!

Pollinator Festival

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Save the Date! The Garden’s inaugural pollinator festival is a free community event and the perfect way to welcome the autumn season at Mercer.  See our autumn display gardens with our pollinator scarecrow displays while enjoying children’s crafts and games, educational presentations, face painting, a pollinator plant sale, marketplace with local vendors, plus so much more! You do not want to miss this special fun Saturday in the Gardens!