UT’s Farmers Market will open for its seventh season at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 11.
UT Gardens News
UT Gardens is holding its spring plant sale from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 9. A preview sale will be held 4:00–7:00 p.m. Friday, April 8, for all UT employees, Gardens volunteers, and Friends of the UT Gardens.
UT Gardens’ Garden Discovery Camps teach children about nature in a variety of summer camps. UT employees are eligible for a discount on sessions with registration by April 15.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, in the UT Gardens on the Ag campus.
The Wild Bird Eggstravaganza at UT Gardens, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 19, celebrates the coming of spring.
If you’re looking for something to do on Sunday afternoons this winter, UT Gardens is presenting the monthly Sunday Horticulture Film Series beginning at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 17, with the documentary Symphony of the Soil by Deborah Koons Garcia.
The Howl-O-Ween Pooch Parade and Pet Expo, sponsored by UT Gardens and the College of Veterinary Medicine, caters to dogs and dog lovers and will be held 1:00–5:00 p.m. Sunday, October 25, in the gardens on the Institute of Agriculture campus.
Children are invited to wear their costumes to the UT Gardens’ fifth annual Trick or Trees on Saturday, October 24, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., to enjoy food-free trick or treating. The event is designed to allow those with food allergies or other health concerns to participate in safe, seasonal, food-free activities.
UT Gardens is holding its fall plant sale from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m Saturday, September 26. A preview sale will be held 4:00-7:00 p.m. Friday, September 25, for all UT Gardens volunteers and members and UT employees. Members will receive a 10 percent discount on all purchases. If you are not a member yet, you will also be able to sign up for a membership at the preview sale and receive the member discount on plants.
As part of the Southern University Garden Tour, HGTV visited UT Gardens for a photo slideshow on their website. The twenty-eight images show a wide variety of bright blooms, container plantings, and peaceful viewing spots from the gardens.