Events Calendar


Contact these organizations directly to learn more about registration, payment, and directions for listed events.

    Green Spring Gardens, Alexandria VA

7 December, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Winter Wreath Workshop
8 December, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gardeners’ Holiday Open House
10 December, 2:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Lewis Ginter Gardenfest of Lights, Richmond, VA
12 December, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Christmas Candlelight Tea
14 December, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Christmas Candlelight Tea
15 December, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Christmas Candlelight Tea
19 January, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Winter Lecture: 50 Years of Green Spring
24 January, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Garden Talk: Easy Houseplants to Grow
26 January, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Winter Lecture: Bunny Mellon’s Oak Spring Gardens

    Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, MD

10 December, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Festive Fresh Greens: Wreath
11 December, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Festive Fresh Greens: Centerpieces
12 December, 6:30 p.m.. – 8:30 p.m. Garden After Dark
17 December, 12:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Maymont and Lewis Ginter Gardenfest of Lights
18 January, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Kokedama: The Art of Crafting Living Moss Balls
28 January, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Garden Winter Tour

    Fairfax County Day Trips

11 January, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 pm. Birding on the Bay, Delaware
24 January, 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Winter Birds on the Coast
25 January, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Birds of Prey

    Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia

7 December, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Guerrilla Gardening in Your Yard: Converting Neglected Spaces into Food, Beauty and Diversity (Walter Reed Community and Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St, Arlington)

   US Botanic Garden

Season’s Greetings: America’s Gardens Exhibit

   Merrifield Garden Center

7 December, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Decorating with Fresh Greens (Fair Oaks)
8 December, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Winter Container Gardens (Merrifield)
14 December, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Holiday Centerpiece Workshop (Merrifield)
14 December, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Christmas Tree Decorating: Get the Merrifield Look (Fair Oaks)
15 December, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Fresh Greens Centerpiece Workshop (Fair Oaks)
19 December, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Holiday Centerpiece Workshop (Fair Oaks)