Heathcote Botanical Gardens Calendar

Upcoming EventsRecurring Events

Fall Plant Festival October 15th & 16th, 2022
Plants, Food, Fun and Family Activities. Mark your calendars now to join us! The festival includes a variety of plant and flower vendors, garden supplies, garden arts & crafts, children’s activities, refreshments, food, demonstrations and more. Visitors will gain insights of conservation efforts that can be used in their home gardens as well as other garden related instructions.

Yoga in the Park: Thursday September 15th 9am
This event is being hosted by the Inner Truth Project. What a beautiful way to start the day! This event requires pre-registration to attend. No cost but donations are encouraged. Email to RSVP for your spot in the garden! innertruthproject@gmail.com

Dog Gone Good Day! Responsible Dog Ownership Day:  September 17th 10 am – 3pm
A day for you and your furry friend to visit the garden. The Treasure Coast Kennel Club will have all kinds of activities and and educational materials here. Admission fee that day will be waived but we do ask that visitors bring donations for our local Humane Society. In addition there will information on how you may adopt one of the wonderful animals from our local shelter. Maybe even meet a few here that day looking for their forever homes! Join us for a DOG GONE GOOD DAY!

Heathcote Garden of Lights
Starting the weekend after Thanksgiving until the end of December
Fri/Sat- Nov 25 & 26
Fri/Sat- Dec 2 & 3
Fri/Sat- Dec 9 &10
Fri/Sat- Dec 16 & 17
Thurs/ Fri– Dec 22 & 23
Thurs/ Fri– Dec 29 & 30
Join us for our annual Garden of Lights Display! Be amazed with over 5 acres of splendor! Santa Claus will be onsite most evenings! Food and Beverages available for purchase. A must is our Garden of Lights Swag, get your 3D glasses or glow accessories to really liven up your experience. Tickets may be purchase online after November 1, 2022.

Upcoming Art Classes:
Stay tuned for your opportunity to experience Art in the Gardens!


Bonsai Collection Tour:
3rd Wednesday of each month,
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Tour the James J. Smith Bonsai Collection,
meet the curator and hear the history of the collection. *November-May

Bonsai Clinic with the Bonsai Curator:
4th Wednesday of each month,
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sharpen your skills and learn how to care for your Bonsai. Bring your questions and thirst for knowledge.
$ Advance registration necessary: Members $10, $15 for non-members.

A walk in the Garden:
every 3rd Thursday of each month,
11:00 am

Heathcote’s Horticulturist Alisia Kifer or docent share highlights of the plant galleries of Heathcote.
Garden Admission (free to members). *November–May.

Want to do art in the Garden?

Call us to arrange time for your group to come and surround yourself with the beauty of the garden to inspire your masterpieces. 772-464-4672 ext 102. 

Propagators & Horticulture helpers

Every Wednesday, play in the dirt and help maintain the Gardens for all to enjoy.
Bring your lunch and enjoy sharing your favorite gardening stories
with other nature enthusiasts who make a difference at Heathcote. 

Coffee with CoHorts – Volunteer Orientation
3rd Wednesday of each month at Heathcote House; Next Date: February 23, 2022 9:30am.

Volunteers sustain Heathcote to help maintain collections, growing plants,
Garden Gift Shop/Admissions & special events. Everyone makes a difference! Come by and learn about all the volunteer opportunities available and make some new friends!
To RSVP, call: