Perennial Plant Association’s 2016 Perennial Plant of the Year™ Anemone xhybrida ‘Honorine Jobert’


2016 Garden Days Activities

British Columbia

The Great Garden Gnome HuntBrentwood BayBCFriday, June 17 to Sunday, June 19, 2016All day
Greenhouse Tours at Butchart GardensBrentwood BayBCSaturday, June 18 & Sunday, June 19, 201610:00am, noon, 2:00pm
Species at Risk: A Travelling ExhibitionBrentwood Bay, BCBCFriday, June 17, 2016noon to 4:00 pm
Chilliwack Garden Club Rose & Flower ShowChilliwackBCFriday and Saturday, June 17 & 18, 2016Friday, June 17: 11:00am to 9:00pm. Saturday, June 18: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Darts Hill Garden Saturday StrollsSurreyBCJune 18th and every Saturday until June 25th11 am to 3 pm
Father's Day Weekend @ Tri-Star Nurseries Garden Center & FloristsSurreyBCJune 17 to 19, 20169:00am to 6:00pm
Penjing Workshop with Master Gardener Pin LeeVancouverBCSaturday, June 18, 20162:00 pm to 4:00pm
Terrific Plant SaleVancouverBCFriday, Saturday and Sunday, June 17 - June 19, 20169:30 am - 7:00 pm
Centennial Celebration / National Garden DaysVancouverBCFriday, Saturday and Sunday, June 17 to 19, 2016All day. Some activities 11:00am to 2:00pm
The Garden Tour You've Always Wanted to go on!VictoriaBCFriday, Saturday & Sunday, June 17, 18, 19, 201611:00 am


Basics of Rose Exhibiting WorkshopCalgaryABSaturday, June 18, 201610:00am to noon
Open Gardens - Members OnlyCalgaryABSunday, June 19, 20162:00pm to 4:00pm
Calgary Zoo Celebrates Garden DaysCalgaryABJune 17, 18, 19, 2016Multiple activities throughout the day
Friends of Reader Rock Garden Society - Annual Garden StrollCalgaryABSaturday, June 18, 20161:00 - 3:00 PM
Waterton Wildflower 'Get Outta Town' Bus TourLethbridgeABSaturday, June 18, 20167:30 am to 5:00 pm
Guided tour of native grasslandLethbridgeABSaturday, June 18, 20168:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Garden Party in the WetlandsOldsABSaturday, June 18th, 20169:00am to noon
Garden Days at the Devonian Botanic GardenParkland CountyABJune 17-19, 2016Times vary
Provincial Flagship Event
School ToursRed DeerABThursday, June 16, 20169:00 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.
School ToursRed DeerABFriday, June 17, 20169:30 am to 2:30 pm
Fragrant Fairy GardenRed DeerABSaturday, June 18, 201610:00 am to 11:00 am
Red Deer Garden Club BoothRed DeerABSaturday, June 18, 201611:00am to 3:00pm
Meet Martin - Our Local Fruit ExpertRed DeerABSaturday, June 18, 201611:00am to 3:00pm
BBQ Delight - A great Father's Day gift idea!Red DeerABSaturday, June 18, 201611:00am to 1:00pm
For the Kids: Garden Centre Tour and Plant a FlowerRed DeerABSaturday, June 18, 201611:00am to 3:00pm
Medicine River Wildlife Centre - with Otis the OwlRed DeerABSaturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19, 20161:00 pm to 4:00pm
Father's Day DrawRed DeerABSunday, June 19, 20166:00pm
Garden Days at Parkland Garden CentreRed DeerABJune 17 to 19, 201610:00am - 5:00pm
'We Dig Daylilies'Sylvan LakeABSaturday, June 18, 2016Noon to 6:00 pm


Arboretum TourSaskatoonSKFriday, June 17, 201612:00 pm and 1:30 pm


The Famous Five Garden PartyBEAUSEJOURMBSaturday, June 18, 20162:00pm to 4:00pm
Taste of Spring - a Culinary ExperienceMinnedosaMBFriday, Saturday & Sunday, June 17 - 19, 2016three days
Take a Walk on the Wild SideSteinbachMBSaturday, June 18th, 2016Any time - all day
BUG TASTING for Junior Gardeners of all ages!SteinbachMBSaturday, June 18, 201610:00 am
Karma Yoga - Mental Health Awareness And FundraiserWinklerMBSunday, June 19th, 20166:30am
CERAMIC GARDEN MARKERSWinnipegMBSaturday, June 18, 20161:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Father's Day Tomato GiftWinnipegMBSunday, June 19th, 201610:00 am to 5:00 pm
Urban Retreats Garden TourWinnipegMBSaturday, June 18, 201610:00 am to 4:00 pm
Manitoba Tea and Craft SaleWinnipegMBSaturday, June 18, 201611:30 am to 2:00 pm
Help a Fellow GardenerWinnipegMBJune 17 to 19, 2016varies


Amherstburg Garden TourAmherstburgONJune 17 & 18, 2016June 17, 4pm-8pm & June 18, 10am-4pm
FREE Garden Walking Tours of the King's Navy Yard ParkAmherstburgONJune 17 & 18, 2016June 17: 4pm & 6pm. June 18: noon & 2pm
Garden Days at Plant Paradise Country GardensCaledonONJune 17, 18, 19, 20169:00 am to 5:00 pm
Garden Tour, Refreshments and PlantsClarksburgONJune 17 and 18th, 201610:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fabulous Discount Plant Sale and Refreshments ClarksburgONFriday, June 17 and Saturday, June 18, 2016all day
Stuart Baker Field TripHaliburtonONFriday, June 17, 201610:00 am to 2:30 pm
Father's Day Perennial PlantHaliburtonONSunday, June 19, 201610:00am to 6:00pm
Wood-fired PizzaHaliburtonONThursday, June 16, 201610:00am to 6:00pm
Grand Durand Garden Tour 2016Hamilton, OntarioONSaturday June 18, 201610:00am to 4:00pm
20th Annual Father's Day Smoke & Steam ShowKeeneONSunday, June 19, 201610 am to 4 pm
Edible Landscape Tasting TourKimberleyONSunday, June 19, 20162:00 pm
Evening on the PatioKitchenerONSaturday, June 18, 20166:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Art, Jazz & the Garden 2016MerrickvilleONSaturday, June 18, 2016noon to 5:00pm
Milton Garden Day ProclamationMiltonONFriday, June 17th, 2016all day
Evening on the PatioMississaugaONSaturday, June 18, 20166:30pm to 9:30pm
Tours of the North Bay Heritage GardensNorth BayONSaturday, June 18, 201610:00 am until 12:30 pm
Honey Bees in our Environment & Hive TroubleshootingOrleansONSaturday, June 18, 201610:00am to noon
Cookie BuffetOrleansONSaturday, June 18, 201612:30pm - while quantities last
Family Yoga in the OrchardOrleansONSaturday, June 18, 20162:00 pm
Worker Bees in Urban ShadesOttawaONSunday, June 19, 20162:00pm
Rocking the GardenOttawaONSunday, June 19th, 20161:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Garden with a HistoryOttawaONJune 17,18 and 19, 2016Open with volunteers onsite 10 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. each day
Tour of the Fletcher Wildlife Garden / Tour de jardin écologique FletcherOttawaONJune 19th, 2016 / 19 juin, 20169:30am till 3:00pm
NATIONAL LAUNCH OF GARDEN DAYS 2016 and Grand opening of the Landscapes of Canada GardensOttawaONFriday, June 17, 201610:00 am to noon
LANCEMENT NATIONAL DES JOURNÉES DU JARDIN 2016 et grande inauguration des Jardins des paysages du CanadaOttawaONVendredi, 17 juin 201610h à midi
Anniversary Garden Party - Fête d'anniversaire au jardinOttawaONFriday, June 17, 2016 - Vendredi le 17 juin, 20165:00 pm - 17h
Beechwood Cemetery's Botanical GardensOttawaONSunday, June 19, 20169:00AM - 4:00PM
Plant SwapOttawaONSunday, June 19, 201610:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Books for Blooms Used Book SaleOttawaONSaturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19, 201610:00am to 4:00pm
Shakespeare Garden TeatimePrescottONFriday, June 17, 20161:30pm to 3:30pm
Garden DaySault Ste. MarieONSaturday, June 18, 201610:00am to 1:00pm
Evening on the PatioScarboroughONSaturday, June 18, 20166:30pm to 9:30pm
"Ask A Master Gardener"Smooth Rock FallsONSaturday, June 18th, 201610:00am to 2:00pm
Monarch MadnessSouth Bruce PeninsulaONJune 15 to 20, 2016Daily: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Visit John Street ParkSudburyONSunday, June 19, 201610:00 am to 2:00 pm
Gardening With Native PlantsSudburyONFriday, June 17, 201610:00 am to noon
Garden Decor WorkshopThunder BayONSaturday, June 18th10:00am to 4:00 pm
Battle of Black CreekTorontoONSaturday June 18 and Sunday June 19, 201611:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Shake Up Your Senses at the Botanical BarTorontoONFriday through Sunday – June 17, 18 & 19, 2016Check the TBG website for exact times and dates
Long Branch By The Lake Garden Tour 2016TorontoONSaturday June 18, 201610:00am - 4:00pm Rain or Shine!
Ontario Horticultural Association's -- GardenOntario Week 2016various locations throughout the provinceONJune 11 to 19, 2016various
Heritage Garden & Orchard TourVernonONSunday, June 19, 20161:00 to 3:00 pm
Evening on the PatioWhitbyONSaturday, June 18, 20165:00pm to 8:00pm
Garden Days Admission Special – Discover our floral magic!WilsonvilleONSunday, June 19, 20169:30 am to 5:00 pm


Michel Rivard - The Arts Put on a Show at the Garden / Michel Rivard - Les arts s'invitent au JardinMontrealQCJune 19th, 2016 / 19 juin 20162:00 pm / 14h00
Farmhouse garden guided tours/Visites du jardin de la MétairieMontréalQCJune 19, 2016 / 19 juin 2016Every hour, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Toutes les heures de 13 h à 17 h
Monet s'invite au JardinSaint-HyacintheQC17, 18 et 19 juin 20169 h 30 à 16 h 30
Journée du Jardin au Domaine Joly-De LotbinièreSainte-CroixQCSamedi le 18 juin, 2016Animations à 10 h 30 et 14 h 00

New Brunswick

Garden Days Sale! 15% Off Purchases!Saint AndrewsNBFriday, Saturday & Sunday, June 17th - 19th, 2016All Day
Father's Day Feast!Saint AndrewsNBSunday, June 19th, 2016noon to 6:00 pm

Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island

Art After DarkCharlottetownPEThursday, June 16th, 20166:30pm
City of Charlottetown Gardening Workshop: VegetablesCharlottetownPESaturday, June 18th, 20169:00 am to 9:45 am
Charlottetown Garden Days Workshops: Fairy GardenCharlottetownPESaturday, June 18th, 201610:00am to 10:45am
Charlottetown Garden Days Workshops: HerbsCharlottetownPESaturday, June 18th, 201611:00am to 11:45am
Charlottetown Garden Days Workshops: Xeriscaping for the HomeownerCharlottetownPESaturday, June 18th, 2016noon to 12:45pm
Tour of the Farm Centre Legacy GardenCharlottetownPESaturday, June 18th, 20161:00pm


Canada's National Garden DaySt. John'sNLFriday, June 17, 201610:00 am to 5:00 pm
Rhododendron FestivalSt. John'sNLSaturday and Sunday, June 18 & 19, 201610:00 am to 5:00 pm

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