Local Gardening Events

If you are into gardening and would like to be more involved and educated, here are some events that may be in your area:

Middlesex County

New Jersey Flower & Garden Show
April 23-26, 2020 @ The New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center Sunfield Ave. Edison, NJ https://g.co/kgs/bbiMUn

Summer Solstice Jazz and Wine Festival at Rutgers Gardens
June 21 5:30-8:30
140 Log Cabin Road 
New Brunswick, 08901
Enjoy Jazz music while sipping wine in the beautiful Rutgers gardens. $10
https://rutgersgardens.rutgers.edu/event/summer-solstice-jazz-and-wine/

Ocean County

Ask a Botanist Free toms river botanist presentation, Q&A and tour. Enjoy this unique opportunity to join a professional and knowledgeable botanist for a short presentation followed by a walk through the beautiful 40 acres of Browns Woods outside the Barnegat Bay EcoCenter. 117 Haines Road, Toms River, New Jersey 08753
https://www.facebook.com/events/369624123817397/?ti=cl

Union County

Rutgers Master Gardeners of Union County
300 North Avenue East
Westfield, NJ 07090
908-654-9852 
Stop by for a self guided tour, ask questions and volunteer to help out in the garden. All produce is donated to local food banks. 
http://mastergardeners-uc.org/Programs.html#demogarden

Monmouth County

Daylily Day   
Saturday, June 29 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  
The Monmouth County Park System and the Garden State Daylily Growers present Daylily Day at Deep Cut Gardens. View daylily displays and chat with experts on hand to answer questions. Come enjoy our large selection of daylilies on the grounds.
152 Red Hill Road, Middletown, NJ 07748 https://www.monmouthcountyparks.com/page.aspx?Id=2518

Wildflower Art & Music Festival
Saturday, July 27, 2019
10:00 AM  5:00 PM
The Herbary Bear Creek Farm
494 Lakewood Farmingdale Rd
Howell, NJ 07731
https://bearcreekherbary.com/workshops-classes-1/2019/7/27/wildflower-art-amp-music-festival

Learn hot to attract Monarch Butterflies to your garden FREE
August 3, 10-11 AM
Calgo Gardens
462 Adelphia Road
Freehold, NJ 07728
https://calgogardens.com/event/the-life-of-a-monarch-butterfly/