This annual self-guided event features a community garden and unique home gardens spanning from Edina to Minnetonka that are tended by Master Gardener volunteers. Explore the natural beauty, learn from demonstrations, enjoy fresh eats from food truck stops along the way and visit the Garden Shed for useful gardening tools and accessories as all proceeds from this tour support the University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener Volunteer community programs. Read more about Hennepin County Master Gardener Learning Garden Tour
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Experience the beauty of the outdoors in the comfort of an indoor garden that is equipped with natural works of art and fine crafts inspired and designed for use. Through sculptures, ceramics, glass, fiber, landscape painting, photography, botanicals and more, visitors will experience the enchanting of Mother Nature. Read more about Art of the Garden
200 quilts from 40 guild members with styles from quietly traditional to vividly modern. Vote for your favorites in several categories. Lunch available. Raffles and boutique support local area food shelves. The raffle quilt is beige and country blue with harmonizing colors. Read more about "Patchwork Harvest" Quilt Show
The natural world has always inspired art. The Minnetonka Center for the Arts will exhibit works for the garden or inspired by gardens, from sculpture to paintings. Purchase a new garden piece or be inspired by these homages to nature. Read more about Art of the Garden
Immerse yourself into the world of yoga in the heart of the Chinese Garden at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Both morning and late afternoon sessions are offered to calm your every sense, accompanied by a nourishing and delicious breakfast and lunch. Read more about Yoga in the Garden
Please join us for an exciting evening launching national artist and MCAD alum Richard Merchan for the micro-gallery at Habitation Furnishing + Design located off of Excelsior Blvd in St. Louis Park, MN. Read more about Art Girls Mpls Present Richard Merchan Gallery at Habitation Furnishing + Design
Start your gardening with the biggest plant sale around. For three days in the State Fair Grandstand, find over 2,400 varieties of plants, including 370 new offerings. Looking for a deal? All plants are 1/3 off on the last day. All Ages. Read more about Friends School Plant Sale
Load up and learn up for this summer’s grilling season at Kitchen Window. Catch classes, sales and tastings going on all weekend. Come in and try a new grill before you buy it and get a free class and gift card with purchase!
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Home improvement enthusiasts and patrons alike can explore nearly 150 exhibitors featuring the latest products, services and information on turning a dream home into a reality. Get inspiration and receive helpful tips from builders, remodelers, landscapers, architects and more. All ages. Read more about Home Improvement and Design Expo
Enjoy this seasonal floral show that is as artful as it is fragrant. This emerging taste of spring will blossom with bright, multicolored tulips and lilies.
Free for all ages. 10 a.m.
Como Park Zoo and Conservatory
1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul