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!

06/09/2024
FROM: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join us for a macramé plant holder workshop where you’ll learn the art of crafting stunning plant hangers! In this hands-on session, you’ll discover the technique of macramé knotting while creating your very own stylish plant holder to adorn your living space or give as a thoughtful handmade gift. No prior experience is necessary as our skilled instructor will guide you through each step of the process, from selecting the perfect materials to mastering basic macramé knots. Not only will you leave with a beautiful macramé plant holder, but you’ll also take home the knowledge and skills to continue exploring this timeless craft on your own. Come unwind, get creative, and bring a touch of natural elegance into your home with our macramé plant holder workshop! The class includes: Instruction, Materials, & a Plant. Tickets are $38.00. You can either sign up online, in store, or by calling 815-895-3737.
Macramé Plant Holder Workshop Sunday, June 9th 10-12pm
06/09/2024
FROM: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for a macramé plant holder workshop where you’ll learn the art of crafting stunning plant hangers! In this hands-on session, you’ll discover the technique of macramé knotting while creating your very own stylish plant holder to adorn your living space or give as a thoughtful handmade gift. No prior experience is necessary as our skilled instructor will guide you through each step of the process, from selecting the perfect materials to mastering basic macramé knots. Not only will you leave with a beautiful macramé plant holder, but you’ll also take home the knowledge and skills to continue exploring this timeless craft on your own. Come unwind, get creative, and bring a touch of natural elegance into your home with our macramé plant holder workshop! The class includes: Instruction, Materials, & a Plant. Tickets are $38.00. You can either sign up online, in store, or by calling 815-895-3737.
Macramé Plant Holder Workshop Sunday, June 9th 1-3pm
06/18/2024
FROM: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens Tuesday, June 18th 4-8pm Nina’s Tacos Food Truck Gardener’s Lounge- Cocktails, Beer and Wine Available for purchase! Featured Musician: Ted Kowalczyk 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: July 9th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8 July 23rd- Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 August 6th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8 August 20th- Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 September 3rd-Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 September 17th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8  
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens- Tuesday, June 18th- 4-8PM
06/29/2024
FROM: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us in celebrating 35 years of Blumen Gardens! We’re thrilled to invite you to our Anniversary Garden Party on Saturday, June 29th, from 5 to 9 PM. Prepare for an evening filled with enchantment as we toast to decades of cultivating beauty and community. Indulge in refreshing cocktails, savor delicious bites from local food trucks, and dance the night away to live music under the stars. Whether you’re a long-time friend of Blumen Gardens or discovering us for the first time, this celebration is for you! Mark your calendars and join us for an unforgettable evening of festivities and fun. Let’s raise a glass to 35 years of blooming together! Please RSVP to let us know if you’ll be joining us!  #BlumenGardensAnniversary #GardenParty #35YearsOfGreenery
Cheers to 35 Years! Anniversary Party! Saturday, June 29th 5-9PM
06/30/2024
FROM: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us for our Artist + Maker Market on Sunday, June 30th 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, June 30th, 11-2pm
07/09/2024
FROM: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens Tuesday, July 9th 4-8pm Wild Carrot Food Truck Gardener’s Lounge- Cocktails, Beer and Wine Available for purchase! Featured Musician: Lou Heneise 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: July 23rd- Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 August 6th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8 August 20th- Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 September 3rd-Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 September 17th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8  
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens- Tuesday, July 9th- 4-8PM
07/17/2024
FROM: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, July 17th 6-8PM Join us for an exhilarating evening of fun competition at Blumen Gardens’ All Subjects Trivia Night! This event is open to all ages, so gather your friends, family, and colleagues for a night of fun and knowledge. From 6-8pm, challenge your knowledge across a wide range of subjects while enjoying the perfect combination of learning and entertainment. Cocktails and snacks available for purchase on the evening of the event. In the event of a cancellation, a refund minus the processing fee will be refunded to the original form of payment within 7-10 business days
All Subjects Trivia Night- Wednesday, July 17th 6-8PM
07/20/2024
FROM: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Blumen Gardens Wedding Reunion Saturday, July 20th 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Join us for a joyous reunion celebrating all the beautiful couples who have tied the knot at Blumen Gardens! Whether you said “I do” last year or decades ago, we invite you to reminisce, reconnect, and revel in the magic of your special day. Come join us for an evening of laughter, love, and cherished memories at the Blumen Gardens Wedding Reunion. We can’t wait to welcome you back to where your journey as a married couple began. Live Music by Dan Holmes 5-6PM Live Music by The Lone Canary 6-8pm Caricature Artist 6-8PM   Kindly RSVP to secure your spot at this special event.
Blumen Gardens Wedding Reunion Saturday, July 20th 5-8PM
07/21/2024
FROM: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us for our Artist + Maker Market on Sunday, July 21st 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, July 21st, 11-2pm
07/23/2024
FROM: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens Tuesday, July 23rd 4-8pm Nina’s Tacos Food Truck Gardener’s Lounge- Cocktails, Beer and Wine Available for purchase! Featured Musician: Lou Heneise 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: August 6th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8 August 20th- Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 September 3rd-Nina’s Tacos Food Truck 4-8 September 17th-Wild Carrot Food Truck 4-8  
Food Truck Tuesday at Blumen Gardens- Tuesday, July 23rd- 4-8PM
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