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March 2020

Event Postponed: Date TBA Volunteer Celebration

March 21 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

EVENT POSTPONED due to COVID-19. Click here for more information. Date TBA. Celebrate our volunteer’s collective achievements in 2019! We will recognize the Youth Volunteer of the Year, Tour Guide of the Year, and Volunteer of the Year. Bring your family and friends! Everyone is welcome to attend. Refreshments and lunch lovingly provided by Yew Dell staff.  Please RSVP here.  

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Cancelled – Opening Day 2020

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Due to COVID-19, we are currently closed to the public and have decided to cancel this event. Check out our social media channels for online gardening content and check back for rescheduled events and ticket sales. You can still support the gardens by making a donation or renewing your membership today. We appreciate you. Stay well! Free for Members/Regular admission for Non-members. Tickets for sale at the door. Keeping with our developing tradition, Opening Day will feature sales of the…

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April 2020

Cancelled – USPS Stamp Dedication Ceremony

April 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Due to COVID-19, we are currently closed to the public. Check out our social media channels for online gardening content and check back for rescheduled events and ticket sales. You can still support the gardens by making a donation or renewing your membership today. We appreciate you. Stay well!  The US Postal Service has selected Yew Dell as the site for the unveiling of two new stamps: The Contemporary Boutonniere Forever Stamp and the Garden Corsage Two-Ounce Stamp. We hope you’ll…

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Postponed – Pavilions, Ponds and Poetry: Crane House Talk

April 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Due to COVID-19, we are currently closed to the public. Check out our social media channels for online gardening content and check back for rescheduled events and ticket sales. You can still support the gardens by making a donation or renewing your membership today. We appreciate you. Stay well! Free for YDBG and Crane House members/Regular admission for non-members. Tickets for sale at the door. Dr. Delin Lai, Professor and Head of UofL Art History Program, will talk about the…

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May 2020

Fairy Day

May 31 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Due to COVID-19, we are currently closed to the public. Check out our social media channels for online gardening content and check back for rescheduled events and ticket sales. You can still support the gardens by making a donation or renewing your membership today. We appreciate you. Stay well! Free for Members/Regular admission for Non-members. Tickets for sale at the door. Help us celebrate the arrival of the fairies! Have your little ones wear their fairy finest and let their…

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July 2020

Bourbon and Botanicals Music Series: Wayward Feet

July 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Free for Members/Regular Admission for Non-Members. Our Bourbon and Botanicals Music Series, sponsored by our friends at Kentucky Artisan Distillery, is back! Starting Thursday, July 2nd, and continuing each Thursday through August 27th, our gardens will be filled with a variety of music styles from local performers. Visitor Center doors will open at 5 pm, and admission sales are first-come, first-serve. General Admission pricing applies. Members are free, but they will still need to check in at the Visitor Center. In…

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Bourbon and Botanicals Music Series: R&R 3

July 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Free for Members/Regular Admission for Non-Members. Our Bourbon and Botanicals Music Series, sponsored by our friends at Kentucky Artisan Distillery, is back! Join us on Thursday, July 9, for classic rock & roll with R&R 3! Due to the popularity of the event, we are offering advanced tickets for Members and General Admission Guests. Visitor Center doors will open at 5 pm, and any remaining tickets will be sold first-come, first-serve. General Admission pricing applies. Members, please note that while…

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Children in the Dell, Virtual Programming Summer 2020

July 18 @ 10:30 am
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

New episodes each Saturday from June 6 to August 1, with video archives available Based upon the popular in-person Children in the Dell program, for summer 2020 we are going virtual! Starting Saturday, June 6, and continuing each Saturday through August 1, we will release a garden-related video to engage children and get them excited about the natural world. We invite families to watch the video, collect the craft supplies and repurposed materials, then rewatch the video to complete the…

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September 2020

Twilight in the Gardens

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Twilight in the Gardens Online auction starting September 18th Virtual Program at 6:30 p.m. Friday, September 25th In response to COVID-19 health concerns, Yew Dell is moving our  annual fundraising gala, Twilight in the Gardens, to a virtual event. The health and well being of our community is our biggest priority. With this shift, we decided to revamp Twilight. This year, we will have an online auction of rare and unusual plants, garden tours, and other auction packages available for…

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October 2020

Chi for Yew: Fall Chi with Daniel Lally and Amy Conner – Drop-in Class

October 1 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Connect to Fall through relaxed fluid movement and learn to help your “chi” flow in harmony with the changing seasons. Daniel and Amy bring a unique peace, joy and wisdom to this experience.  Sessions are introductory and stand-alone, and all levels of experience are welcome. Rain or shine on the covered Mary F. Rounsavall Pavilion overlooking the Pollinator Meadow. Please join us for 3 dates: October 1, November 5, and December 3 (Winter Chi).   Pre-registration is not required for…

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Fall Plant Sale – Virtual

October 7 - October 8
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Wednesday, October 7th : members only. Thursday, October 8th : general public We decided to turn our Fall Plant Sale into an online sale just as we did in the Spring! We’ll email a secret password to our current members before it goes live so you can access the online market at 9am on October 7th for a full day of members only shopping. We’ll open it up to the general public at 9am on the 8th. So make sure your membership is current, we…

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Fall Week

October 27 @ 10:00 am - November 1 @ 4:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

During the week leading up to Halloween, we will have several activities in the gardens to celebrate the season! Experience spectacular fall color Fall fairy house display Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt Children can check out a tree activity backpack through the Visitors Center Harvest marigolds in the family garden Ghost hunt in the ArBOOretum Spooky Plant self-guided tour Hike the Woodland Trails! 

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November 2020

Chi for Yew: Fall Chi with Daniel Lally and Amy Conner – Drop-in Class

November 5 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Connect to Fall through relaxed fluid movement and learn to help your “chi” flow in harmony with the changing seasons. Daniel and Amy bring a unique peace, joy and wisdom to this experience.  Sessions are introductory and stand-alone, and all levels of experience are welcome. Rain or shine on the covered Mary F. Rounsavall Pavilion overlooking the Pollinator Meadow. Please join us for 3 dates: October 1, November 5, and December 3 (Winter Chi).   Pre-registration is not required for…

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