Garden Events

Learn How to Cultivate a Garden of Freedom

Gardening events in Williamsburg, Virginia are for all ages: bring the kids and float with the butterflies at the Butterfly Festival, choose from a unique array of native Virginia plants to call your own, and even immerse yourself in talks with botanists and horticultural experts as you all celebrate art and gardens every May. 

E.g., 06/25/2017
E.g., 06/25/2017
Saturday, May 27, 2017
York River State Park
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 13 - 27, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
June 10, 2017, 1pm - 3pm

You never know when a ranger will walk up to you, in the park, with a wild "critter"!  You will learn fascinating facts about the animal and may be able to touch or even hold the "friend."

Saturday, May 27, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 2 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on May 27, 2017
Saturday, June 10, 2017
York River State Park
Every Saturday. Repeats Weekly.
May 13 - 27, 2017, 1pm - 3pm
June 10, 2017, 1pm - 3pm

You never know when a ranger will walk up to you, in the park, with a wild "critter"!  You will learn fascinating facts about the animal and may be able to touch or even hold the "friend."

Saturday, June 10, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Repeats every 2 week(s) on:
Saturday, ends on May 27, 2017
Saturday, August 05, 2017
Williamsburg Botanical Garden
August 5 - 6, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Interact with over 200 butterflies at the Williamsburg Botanical Garden! Drop in anytime during the two-day event to visit the butterfly tent with live specimens, and to participate in fun educational programs. Learn first-hand about the life cycles of these beautiful insects! All ages welcome. Free; however a $5 donation is suggested.

Saturday, August 5, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, August 06, 2017
Williamsburg Botanical Garden
August 5 - 6, 2017, 9am - 5pm

Interact with over 200 butterflies at the Williamsburg Botanical Garden! Drop in anytime during the two-day event to visit the butterfly tent with live specimens, and to participate in fun educational programs. Learn first-hand about the life cycles of these beautiful insects! All ages welcome. Free; however a $5 donation is suggested.

Sunday, August 6, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm