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!

08/17/2024
FROM: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Join us on Saturday, August 17th, from 10 AM to 12 PM at Blumen Gardens for a unique Soy Candle Pouring Class hosted by Right Now Candle Co. Beyond the enchanting experience of crafting your own candles, this workshop is a journey of self-discovery and empowerment. Explore the transformative power of self-love, self-care, and living in the present moment. Discover why we changed our candle brand from The Enchanted Valley Farm to Right Now Candle Co., and leave feeling energized and empowered to take control of your life by harnessing the immense influence of your thoughts. Illuminate your path to a brighter, more mindful future with us. With your choice of the following vessel colors: Sienna, Sage, Buttercream, Grey, Denim, Black, Prism Coloring Shifting or 7 packs of wax melts. In the event of a cancellation, a refund minus the 3% processing fee will be refunded to the original form of payment within 7-10 business days
Soy Candle Pouring Workshop with Right Now Candle Co.- Saturday, August 17th 10am-12pm
08/18/2024
FROM: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us for our Artist + Maker Market on Sunday, August 18th from 11-2pm! Shop multiple local artists and makers set up throughout our beautiful gardens and grounds. Pressbox Food Truck 11-2PM The Lovely Lemonade 11-2PM Keep It Poppin Popcorn 11-2PM Interested in becoming a vendor? Reach out to us at [email protected] for an application.
Artist + Maker Market- Sunday, August 18th, 11-2pm
08/20/2024
FROM: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens Tuesday, August 20th 4-8pm Nina’s Tacos Food Truck Gardener’s Lounge- Cocktails, Beer and Wine Available for purchase! Featured Musician: Nicole Devine Mark your calendars for Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens! Join us for an evening of gastronomic delights. With a rotating lineup of food trucks, there’s something to satisfy every craving. Plus, enjoy the enchanting tunes of live music while you dine al fresco. Come hungry and leave happy! UPCOMING DATES: September 3rd-Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 September 17th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8  
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens- Tuesday, August 20th- 4-8PM
08/21/2024
FROM: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Yoga & Meditation with Pamela Rose Wednesday, August 21st 6-7PM BRING YOUR OWN YOGA MAT $20 Drop in Cost ✨ Join us for a blissful Yoga & Meditation Night at Blumen Gardens on Wednesday, August 21st, from 6-7pm! 🌿 Immerse yourself in an all-levels class focusing on breath and body connection. Experience the transformative power of somatic healing techniques, yin yoga, introspective sensory meditation, body shaking, and tapping. Settle into the parasympathetic nervous system, creating a safe space for emotional expression, healing, and deep relaxation. Don’t miss this opportunity to nurture your mind, body, and soul! 🧘‍♀️✨ #YogaAndMeditation #BlumenGardens #MindBodyConnection  
Yoga & Meditation with Pamela Rose- Wednesday, August 21st-6-7PM
08/25/2024
FROM: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
🌿🌸 Renewal: A Wellness Workshop at Blumen Gardens 🌸🌿   📣 We’re thrilled to announce our upcoming Renewal Wellness Workshop at Blumen Gardens! Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in a day of relaxation and rejuvenation. Join us for a transformative experience that will nourish your mind, body, and soul. Here’s what’s in store:   🎶 Sound Healing: Indulge in the soothing vibrations of sound therapy, allowing stress to melt away and inner harmony to blossom.   🧘‍♀️ Kundalini Yoga & Meditation: Reconnect with your inner self through invigorating Kundalini yoga and guided meditation sessions, fostering inner balance and serenity.   🥗 Farm to Table Lunch: Delight in a delectable farm-to-table lunch, savoring fresh, locally sourced ingredients that nourish both body and soul.   🛠️ DIY Workshop: Learn new skills and ignite your creativity in our DIY workshop, where you’ll create something special to take home and cherish.   📢 Don’t miss out on this transformative experience! More information coming soon!   🗓️ Date Sunday,  August 25th 🕙 Time: 9AM-4PM 📍 Location: Blumen Gardens, 403 Edward Street. Sycamore, IL Cost: Early Bird Pricing through June- $248  Pricing through July- $268 Pricing through August- $288   ✨ Seize the opportunity to prioritize your well-being and embark on a journey of self-care. We can’t wait to see you at the Embrace Wellness Workshop! ✨   If you have any questions or need further information, feel free to reach out at [email protected] or 815-895-3737   Don’t forget to share this with your friends and loved ones who deserve a day of relaxation and rejuvenation!   #EmbraceWellness #BlumenGardens #SelfCareSunday   Renewal Retreat Timeline 8:30-9AM- Check-In & Light Breakfast 9-10:15AM- Introductions and Sound Healing Meditation 10:15-10:30AM- Transition to Next Workshop 10:30-11:15AM- Session One 11:15-11:30AM- Transition to Next Workshop 11:30-12:15PM- Session Two 12:30-1:15PM- Lunch 1:30-2:15PM- Session Three 2:15-3PM- Sound Healing Closing Meditation 3-4PM- Shopping and Enjoying the Gardens! NOTE: PLEASE EMAIL US AT [email protected] IF YOU HAVE ANY DIETARY RESTRICTIONS.
Renewal: A Wellness Retreat- Sunday, August 25th 9AM-4PM
09/03/2024
FROM: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens Tuesday, September 3rd 4-8pm Nina’s Tacos Food Truck Gardener’s Lounge- Cocktails, Beer and Wine Available for purchase! Featured Musician: Dan Holmes Mark your calendars for Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens! Join us for an evening of gastronomic delights. With a rotating lineup of food trucks, there’s something to satisfy every craving. Plus, enjoy the enchanting tunes of live music while you dine al fresco. Come hungry and leave happy! UPCOMING DATES: September 17th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8  
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens- Tuesday, September 3rd- 4-8PM
09/08/2024
FROM: 10:15 am - 11:30 am
Come meet Fairy Aria Rose and participate in an interactive storytelling and sing along experience followed by the creation of your own fairy garden! Meet and great and photo ops with Fairy Aria Rose will be provided to each family after fairy garden class instructions. The class includes: Instruction, Materials, Container, One Mini Plant and One Figurine. Tickets Cost: $48.00, 1 Ticket per child participating. There is a class limit to 10 children. Parent/Guardian is required to be in attendance with each child.
Fairy Garden Workshop- Sunday, September 8th 10:15-11:30AM
09/17/2024
FROM: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens Tuesday, September 17th 4-8pm Nina’s Tacos Food Truck Gardener’s Lounge- Cocktails, Beer and Wine Available for purchase! Featured Musician: Dan Holmes Mark your calendars for Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens! Join us for an evening of gastronomic delights. With a rotating lineup of food trucks, there’s something to satisfy every craving. Plus, enjoy the enchanting tunes of live music while you dine al fresco. Come hungry and leave happy!  
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens- Tuesday, September 17th- 4-8PM
09/21/2024 - 09/22/2024
FROM: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 21st + Sunday, September 22nd, and make your way to Blumen Gardens to celebrate the splendor of fall with us. Join in the festivities, create wonderful memories, and experience the joy of the season at its finest. We can’t wait to welcome you to our Fall Fest! Cocktails | Food Trucks Live Music | Artist + Maker Market Saturday, September 21st 9-4PM  Wild Carrot 11-2PM Sunday September 22nd 9-4PM Artist + Maker Market 11-2PM  Pressbox Food Trailer 11-2PM  Keep it Poppin Popcorn   Stay Tuned! Much More To Come!!
Fall Fest | Saturday, September 21st + Sunday, September 22nd
09/22/2024
FROM: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us for our Artist + Maker Market on Sunday, September 22nd from 11-2pm! Shop multiple local artists and makers set up throughout our beautiful gardens and grounds. Interested in becoming a vendor? Reach out to us at [email protected] for an application.
Artist + Maker Market- Sunday, September 22nd, 11-2pm
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