The Latest Gardening Classes and Workshops Near Chicago

A green thumb is not needed to participate in any of the classes we offer at Blumen Gardens. We go through all the projects step-by-step with our well-trained instructors, guiding you while you discover your creativity along the way! Leave our garden center with a beautiful, handmade craft to decorate your home or to give as a gift. Contact us with any questions!

Open House Events at Blumen Gardens

Looking for a place to gather with the girls or date night with a significant other? Blumen Gardens in Sycamore, IL is the perfect place for just that! With open house events hosted all year round, featuring cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, music, shopping, and of course beautiful tours of the gardens, it’s the perfect night out. Can’t make it to an event? Do some shopping from home!

11/25/2022 - 11/28/2022
FROM: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join us for our 2nd Annual Shop Small Crawl November 25th-28th 2022 Sycamore | DeKalb | Genoa How it works? Each participating business will receive Shop Small Crawl punch cards with a list of all businesses participating this year. Shoppers are encouraged to visit as many businesses over the course of the four days for a chance to win gift cards. For every 5 businesses you visit and get a “punch” on your punch card is one raffle entry for a gift card. Leave your punch card at the last business you visit. Sycamore Blumen Gardens- 403 Edward Street FRI-9a-4p SAT- 9a-4p SUN- 9a-4p MON- 9a-5p Cesaronis Café & Deli- 212 W State St. FRI-MON 7a- 3p Christian Connection-337 W State St. FRI -SUN- 9:30-5p, MON- CLOSED Common Grounds Coffee, Tea and Smoothies- 2180 Oakland Drive #B Please see store website for hours COROCO Coffee Roaster Collective- 224 S California St, Sycamore, IL 60178 FRI- 7a-2p, SAT- 8a-2p, SUN- 8a-2p, MON- 7a-11p D&D Jewelers- 1739 Dekalb Ave, Sycamore, IL 60178 Please see store website for hours KVAL Gallery On State- 322 W State St. FRI-SAT- 11a-4p, SUN & MON- CLOSED Lizzy’s Pink Boutique- 303 W State Street FRI & SAT- 10a-5pm, SUN- 12p-3p, MON- CLOSED Luxe Boutique- 355 W State Street FRI- 12-5p, SAT-9a-3p, SUN & MON- CLOSED Made Just for You- 388 W State St. Please see store website for hours Nat’s On Maple- 112 S. Maple St. FRI- 11a-9p, SAT- 4p-9p, SUN & MON- CLOSED Rustic Roots- 341 W State St. Please see store website for hours Seven Out Cards and Collectibles- 2180 Drive #C FRI- 8a- 6p, SAT 8a- 5p, SUN 10a-2p, MON Noon- 6p S.I.S Shop in Style 355 W State St. Suite 103 FRI-12a-5p, SAT-11a-5p, SUN & MON- CLOSED Sycamore Antiques-321 W State St, Sycamore, IL 60178 FRI-10a-5p, SAT-10a-p, SUN-12p-4p, MON-10a-5p The Greenhouse- 265 W Peace Rd Suite 108 FRI-10a-5p, SAT- 10a-4p, SUN- 10-2P, MON- CLOSED The Dirty Bird- 124 S Maple Street FRI- 4-9p, SAT 11a-9p, SUN- 4-9p, MON- CLOSED The Regale Center- 124 1/2 S California St SATURDAY- 9AM- 4PM Sycamore Antiques- 321 W State St. FRI & SAT- 10a-5p, SUN- 12p-4p, MON- 10-5p 35:35 Makers Collective-308 W State St. FRI- 10a-5p, SAT- 10a-4p DeKalb  Barb City Bagels- 118 E Lincoln Hwy FRI- CLOSED, SAT- MON- 7am-2pm Blu Door Décor- 235 E Lincoln Hwy FRI- 9a- 5p, SAT- 9a-5p, SUN- 10-3p, MON- CLOSED Cracker Jax-118 N 3rd St Please see store website for hours Ducky’s Formal Wear & Perchance Antiques- 250 E Lincoln Hwy Please see store website for hours Fantastique- 147 N 2nd St STE 11 FRI & SAT 10a-5p, SUN- 10-2P, MON- 10a-5p found. Home & Vintage- 153 E Lincoln Hwy Please see store website for hours Graham Crackers Comics- 901 Lucinda Ave Please see store website for hours Kid Stuff- 149 E Lincoln Hwy Please see store website for hours Robins Nest Bookshoppe-218 E Lincoln Hwy FRI- 10a-8p, SAT- 10a-5p, SUN- 12:30p-5pm, M-10a-6pm Tapa La Luna- 226 E Lincoln Hwy FRI & SAT- 11a-2p & 4p-12a, SUN- CLOSED, MON- 11a-2p, 4-12p There’s Fun In Store-229 E Lincoln Hwy FRI-MON- 12p-10p This & That Collectibles- 109 N 7th St FRI- 9a-6p, SAT 9a-5p, SUN- 10a-4p, MON- 9a-5p Tuxedo Bee- 147 N 2nd St STE 11 FRI & SAT 10a-5p, SUN- 10-2P, MON- 10a-5p Whiskey Acres Distillery- 11504 Keslinger Rd FRI & SAT- 1:30p-8:30p, SUN- 1:30p-5:30p Willrett Flower Company- 302 E Lincoln Hwy FRI- CLOSED, SAT- 10a-5p, SUN- 12p-5p, MON- CLOSED Genoa  OpenDoor Coffee- 502 W Main St FRI- 6:30a-7p, SAT & SUN- 8a-6p, MON- 6:30a- 4p Enchanted Valley Farm- 31853 Glidden Rd FRI & MON- CLOSED, SAT & SUN- 9a-6p
Shop Small Crawl | Sycamore | DeKalb | Genoa
11/27/2022
FROM: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Holiday Evergreen Wreath Workshop Sunday, November 27th 10AM-11:30AM $62 A perfect addition to your front door in winter is a Holiday Evergreen Wreath Create your own uniquely gorgeous Porch Pot Arrangement.  Includes Materials, Instructions, Cocktails and Refreshments You can either sign up online, in store, or by calling 815-895-3737.
Holiday Evergreen Wreath Workshop Sunday, November 27th 10AM-11:30AM
11/27/2022
FROM: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Make your own chenille chunky knit blanket Saturday, November 19th 11AM-2PM $98 40″ x 48″ Choice of Cream, Grey or Sage!  These also would make great gifts! All Materials, Instructions, and Refreshments Included Sign up now! Online, In Person, or Give Us A Call at 815-895-3737.  
Hand Knit Blanket Sunday, November 27th 11AM-2PM SOLD OUT
11/27/2022
FROM: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Holiday Porch Arrangement Workshop Sunday, November 27th 1PM- 2:30PM $68 A perfect addition to your front porch in winter is a Holiday Porch Planter. Create your own uniquely gorgeous Porch Pot Arrangement.  Includes Materials, Instructions, Cocktails and Refreshments You can either sign up online, in store, or by calling 815-895-3737.
Holiday Porch Planter Workshop Sunday, November 27th 1PM- 2:30PM
12/01/2022
FROM: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Enjoy decadent chocolate shopping stops and a chance to win our chocolate gift basket filled with chocolate samplings and an array of gift certificates from our participating businesses valued at $500. Enjoy shopping and sampling! As you shop fabulous deals for your Holiday gift buying, you will indulge in a vast array of fine chocolate desserts. Shopping doesn’t get much sweeter than this! Your delightful evening will start at Blumen Gardens, 403 Edward Street in Sycamore. There you will pick up your chocolate walk entry card, your souvenir hot cocoa mug if you reserved your ticket online, and be delighted with your first Chocolate treat courtesy of Blumen Gardens. Be sure to make as many stops as possible – when your chocolate walk entry card is complete – drop it off with your name and phone number into the bag at your final location. Three winners will be drawn from the names of those entered that made the most stops on the walk. The winning chocolate card will receive a wonderful gift basket filled with chocolate delights and a array of certificates valued at $500 Tickets are $12. Tickets will be sold day of for $15. Event Hosted by the Sycamore Chamber  Purchase Tickets Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-chocolate-walk-tickets-446021902517
12/04/2022
FROM: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Come get a memorable Holiday Pet Mini Photo Sessions with Sarah from Loyal Friends Pet Photography.  Sarah’s goal for each session is to capture your pet’s unique individual qualities, and bring those to artistic life through pet portraiture. Each Holiday Pet Mini Photo Session will be 15 minutes long and take place outside with Holiday Décor as the backdrop. You will receive two high resolution digital images for download as well as one printed 5×7 image with the purchase price of $45. Images will be available one week after the photo shoot. Please include your name, phone number, email address and your pet’s name when signing up for your session.   Sign up Online, Over the Phone (815-895-3737) or In Person at the Store!    
Holiday Pet Photo Mini Session Sunday, December 4th