Upcoming Events & Classes

From Learning Opportunities to Plant Sales, there’s is a lot going on at MBG!
Keep checking this page to see what’s happening at the Gardens!
Our Annual Events include Plantasia! – Spring Plant Sale, Fall Plant Sale, Butterfly Day, Holiday Sales and the Gallery of Gardens.


 

Marion Deane Drummond Lecture Series

Start date: September 22, 2018

End date: October 19, 2019

Time: See specific lecture for details

Location: Mobile Botanical Gardens

Presentation

Announcing The Marion Deane Drummond Lecture Series Saturday, September 22, 2018 – Inaugural Event – Dr. Brian Axsmith & Dr. Dave Creech Tuesday, October 9, 2018 – Andrea Wulf Saturday, January 19, 2019 – Greg Grant & The Backyard Chicken Club Friday, April 5 2019 – Brie Arthur & Maarten van der Giessen Saturday, August…

Read More

Laignappe – Editing & Publishing Writing Class

Start date: July 24, 2019

End date: August 28, 2019

Time: Wednesdays, 10am - noon

Location: MBG Larkins Classroom

Class

Laignappe – Editing & Publishing Writing Class

Join the WINS (Writing in Nature) for 6 weeks of writing – Laignappe – Editing & publishing,  the power of words & healing, new directions for a burst of creativity, new forms and worldly fashions. Wednesdays, from 10am – noon Members $125 NonMem $150 About our Instructor: Sue Walker, Ph.D., M.A., M.Ed. is Professor Emerita…

Read More

Presentations by Buddy Lee (Encore Azaleas) and Dr. Juan Mata (Fungi)

Date: August 17, 2019

Time: 10am - 2pm

Location: Mobile Botanical Gardens

Presentation

Presentations by Buddy Lee (Encore Azaleas) and Dr. Juan Mata (Fungi)

On August 17, 2019, MBG will welcome Buddy Lee, the inventor of the well known Encore® Azalea! We will also hear form University of South Alabama professor, Dr. Juan Mata, who will explore the unique and fascinating world of fungi. About Buddy Lee Robert “Buddy” Lee, the inventor of Encore® Azalea, the world’s best-selling reblooming…

Read More

Fall Plant Sale

Start date: October 18, 2019

End date: October 20, 2019

Time: Fri & Sat, 9-4 / Sun 11-4

Location: MBG, MarketPlace

Sale

Fall Plant Sale

Get the best plants for your Gulf Coast Garden at our Fall Plant Sale! Plant List will be posted here two weeks prior to sale.