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May 2018

Second Saturday Tour

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - November 10 @ 1:00 pm
6220 Old Lagrange Rd, 6220 Old Lagrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Ever wonder how Yew Dell got its name? When the castle was built? Or have you just always been curious about our story?Join us for a Second Saturday Tour! Visitors will learn about the gardens, history and lore of Yew Dell. We will have “drop-in” tours every second Saturday of the month from 12pm-1pm now until November. Free with Regular Admission!

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June 2018

Children in the Dell Saturday

June 2 @ 10:30 am - August 25 @ 12:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Join our usual merry band of kiddos in the Children in the Dell World Headquarters (aka the log cabin) rain or shine! This popular Saturday morning program is the perfect opportunity to give children a chance to spend some time with all that is green. Our energetic and creative educators will engage the children in everything from planting and growing veggies to nature-inspired scavenger hunts, and a whole lot more. Whatever happens to be in season will be the topic…

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First Furry Friendly Thursday

June 7 @ 4:00 pm - August 2 @ 8:00 pm
6220 Old Lagrange Rd, 6220 Old Lagrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Bring your favorite four-legged pal and take a stroll or go for a hike. Beer and wine will be available for purchase in the Upper Pavilion and the trails will be open for a hike. All dogs must be leashed and cleaned-up after. 

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Second Summer Saunter Thursday

June 14 @ 6:00 pm - August 9 @ 7:00 pm
6220 Old Lagrange Rd, 6220 Old Lagrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Come for an informative and entertaining plant focused walk with our Horticulture staff leading the way. Each one will highlight the garden marvels of the month. 

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Third Thursday Tunes- Corey Brumback Band

June 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Wine & craft beer available from our friends at 3rd Turn Brewery from 5-8pm Music starts at 6pm Seating is limited so we encourage you to bring your own chairs or blankets. Corey Brumback is an emotive folk-Americana rock, singer/songwriter from Salem, Indiana who has been popular in the Louisville music scene for the last decade. In addition to playing the late-night live performance circuit, Corey recently finished writing and recording his debut album titled “Headed for a Fall”, which…

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Farm to Table Dinner

June 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Farm to Table Dinner Sunday June 24, 6 – 9 p.T $100/$120 Members/Non-members Yes, we changed the name back to its original. No matter what it is called it is our eighth annual farm fresh event. This family-style dinner is always a hit. It’s a welcome opportunity for friends to gather in the garden for a fantastic meal and a cocktail or two and to enjoy Yew Dell’s stunning summer setting. This year we will once again feature talented local chefs…

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Fourth Fairy Fun Thursdays

June 28 @ 6:00 pm - August 23 @ 8:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Louisville, KY 40014
Louisville, KY 40014 US

Bring the family, your blanket, lawn chairs and a picnic supper, if you wish, and join us near our enchanted Fairy Gardens for one or all three of these exciting offerings:   6/28 A Free Garden Concert for the Whole Family – 6-7:30 pm Pre-concert tour of our magical Fairy Garden 6-6:30 pm Learn to listen to and sing with the fairies along with singer/ songwriter Pamela Jay. Enjoy an interactive concert featuring Evan and Vanessa – 6:30-7:15 pm A Louisville- based children’s…

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July 2018

Third Thursday Tunes- Billy Goat Strut Revue

July 19 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

*Wine & craft beer available from our friends at 3rd Turn Brewery from 5-8pm//  Music is from 6:-8:30pm// Seating is limited so we encourage you to bring your own chairs or blankets.* Billy Goat Strut Revue is Kentucky’s own Bourbon Jazz band. Playing mostly music from the 20’s thru 40’s, they bring a dash of Kentucky twang to a classic New Orleans sound. Formed by guitarist Mark Hamilton in late 2011 and fronted by vocalist Laura Ellis, the band features horns…

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Garden Game Day

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Crestwood, 40014
Crestwood, 40014 US

Ever wonder what it would be like to play croquet, badminton or Frisbee jam, but never had the chance? Maybe board games are more your style- well we are taking Yahtzee, Twister and Jenga outside! This event is your chance to bring your friends and family for a day in the garden playing a variety of classic and maybe soon-to-be classic games. Danny Flannigan and his band will provide live music from 1-3pm and adult refreshments and basic picnic fare…

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Build Your Own Fairy Garden

July 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
6220 Old Lagrange Rd, 6220 Old Lagrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Here is your chance to enter the ethereal world of fairies. This hands-on Fairy Garden building class will walk participants through the construction of their very own take-home container Fairy Garden. The class will feature all natural materials and will give you an opportunity to let your creative inner-fairy flow. 

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