Upcoming Events

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


Upcoming in November: 1st Annual Camellia Sale – The Mercer Society Gift & Plant shop is proud to host our 1st annual Camellia Sale on Saturday November the 10th! Join us to browse throughout 16 different varieties to chose from for your home. Our friends at The Coushatta Camellia Society will be on hand with educational materials, as well as offering their expert advice on which Camellia variety is best suited for your garden. See you at the Gift Shoppe!

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.

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

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

Holiday in the Gardens

Just as the Holiday season is in full bloom, you will want to make certain that Holiday in the Gardens on December 8, is on your holiday “fun” list! Food trucks, plant sales, local vendors with holiday fare, entertainment and more and….of course, a visit from Ole St. Nick will fill the day. More details will be coming soon…but save the date – December 8th at Mercer Botanic Gardens – see you there!

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!