SUNDAY, JUNE 23 | 12:00 - 3:00pm
Free with admission. Held at Bloomfield Farm (located across from the main Arboretum entrance)
Visitors will be able to tour the Horticulture Center and the Springfield Mills. Also featuring “Touch a Truck”, Arboretum equipment, such as the backhoe and tractors, will be available for an up close experience.
THURSDAY, JULY 11 | 6:30 - 8:00pm
Free with admission.
Three actors parody 37 plays in less than two hours. First performed at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 1987, this quick paced farce went on to become the longest running comedy on a London stage.
JULY 17 | 6:00 - 8:00pm
Registration and payment required (now available through TicketLeap).
Insects are the food of the future and a surprisingly plentiful and nutritious food source. They are also a sustainable way to feed the earth’s growing population. Join us for an evening of adventurous eating at Bug Crawl – Food & Drink Pairings for the 21st Century. Chef Josh Hunter of Company’s Coming Catering has designed a tasting menu of gourmet delicacies that will include cricket fritters, teriyaki glazed hissing cockroach brochettes, and silk worm pupae summer rolls, served at several Big Bug stations throughout the garden. Learn the science behind this innovative cuisine as you sample these unexpectedly tasty selections. Guests will also enjoy beer and wine specially chosen to complement the evening’s menu.
FRIDAY, JULY 19 | All day
Registration and payment required.
This popular day-long conference focuses on great woody plants for the Mid-Atlantic states and how to best use them in the landscape. The conference is geared to landscape professionals and avid amateur gardeners.
THURSDAY - SATURDAY, AUGUST 1 - 3
Free with admission.
Are you a fan of trains? Bring the family to Morris Arboretum to experience all things train. This event will feature local train clubs and their displays of various scale model trains. Learn more about trains as a hobby and buy hard-to-find trains and accessories. Have a choo-choo of a good time.
Dates & Times
August 1: 4:00 – 8:00pm
August 2: 10:00am – 5:00pm
August 3: 10:00am – 3:00pm
Family memberships pay for themselves in just 3 visits!