Stock up on local produce and handmade goods at this lovely summer farmers market, located right outside of White Bear Lake. There will be 14 vendors selling a variety of their finest goods. Located on the upper terrace of the 7 Vines Vineyard, you can enjoy the beautiful summer scenery while you shop. 651.478.6300 Read more about Summer Farmers Market at the Vineyard
Home & Garden
Wednesday, April 22 is Earth Day. Heidi's GrowHaus is celebrating from 3-5 with nonprofit Blue Thumb, who will be on hand to discuss their Lawns to Legumes program and how to create a healthy yard.
Heidi's will also have a tree sale all week. Plant a tree and save the world, one garden at a time! Read more about Earth Day: Lawns to Legumes, Pollinator Lawns and Tree Sale
Can't wait any longer to get your hands in the dirt? Join Heidi's GrowHaus to plant up your own container of pansies, spring bulbs, cold hardy annuals and herbs that will be ready to set outside.
Bring your own container or select one from an extensive collection. Read more about Pansy Pots & Edible Plants Workshop
To welcome the season of springtime and rebirth, GrowHaus is partnering with Rudolph’s Bird Houses for a fun afternoon of community.
In the workshop you will be able to build your own bluebird house from a kit (or use a pre-built one), paint and customize your bluebird house and, if you desire, add it to a spring pansy pot.
Ron Rudolph of Corcoran builds bluebird houses to honor the memory of his wife, Pat. Their daughter Kristy will be on hand to share their story of loss and finding new meaning through the creation of bluebird houses. Read more about Rudolph's Bluebird House Workshop and Community PU
Browse through over a hundred vendors all under one roof at this year’s Home + Garden show. Check out the featured gardens designed by seven of Minnesota’s top landscapers and shop the Garden + Outdoor Market. Ask the experts and compare the latest in styles and techniques. All ages. 952.933.3850 Read more about Minneapolis Home + Garden Show
When the cold and the snow get to be too much, head to Como Zoo Conservatory. Experience a living bouquet of brilliant, jewel-toned blossoms from Jan 18–March 31 to remind yourself that while spring is just around the corner, things can bloom even in the most unlikely of seasons. All ages. 651.487.8201 Read more about Winter Flower Show
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
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
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