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…

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MarketPlace Plant Sales

Start date: March 30, 2019

End date: June 29, 2019

Time: Saturdays, 9am - noon

Location: MBG MarketPlace

Sale

MarketPlace Plant Sales

Find great plants and great advice at our weekend MarketPlace sales! Open Saturday mornings from 9am – noon March 30 – June 29

Botanical Art Class – The Art of the Pencil

Start date: May 31, 2019

End date: July 12, 2019

Time: Fridays, 10am - 1pm

Location: MBG Larkins Classroom

Class

Botanical Art Class – The Art of the Pencil

This is a great way to get into the Botanical Art Program at the Gardens as it is for advanced and not-so-advanced students! Refresh your pencil technique, your hand-eye coordination skills, and find an even greater appreciation for the fundamentals of an analytical drawing process designed to give your drawing a finer sense of scale,…

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Buddy Lee Presents on Encore Azaleas

Date: August 17, 2019

Time: TBA

Location: Mobile Botanical Gardens

Presentation

Buddy Lee Presents on Encore Azaleas

On August 17, 2019, MBG will welcome Buddy Lee, the inventor of the well known Encore® Azalea! About Buddy Lee Robert “Buddy” Lee, the inventor of Encore® Azalea, the world’s best-selling reblooming azalea, has more than 30 years’ experience in nursery management, breeding, propagation, and new plant development. He currently serves as Director of Plant…

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