Editor’s Note: Please double-check with the hosts of each event as some have been rescheduled or canceled.
March 21 and 22
Canceled: Veggiepalooza! Monster Tomato & Plant Sale
Choose from over 180 varieties of vegetables grown in the arboretum to get you started on your edible garden.
Canceled: Native Seed Farm
Volunteer for local restoration projects and plant and maintain local species including native wildflowers.
April 4 and 5
Green Scene Plant & Garden Expo
Garden enthusiasts gather at the annual event for informative talks and a unique display of plants from specialty growers.
April 4 through May 10
Postponed: The Taste Festival
The Ecology Center at San Juan Capistrano
Weekends: Produce, interactive installations, culinary tastings, arts and crafts, strawberry picking
Up to $12 admission, theecologycenter.org
Walking Garden Meditation
Enjoy tea and a Japanese-inspired walking meditation of the garden led by a naturalist.
$15 to $20
Canceled: Earth Day Celebration
Niguel Botanical Preserve
Join volunteers for a planting, weeding, and clean-up event.
Canceled: Earth Day Event
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Take a garden tour, watch demonstrations by Native American basket weavers, and picnic in the central courtyard.
Ikebana Floral Design Workshop
Centennial Farm, Costa Mesa
Master class on the ancient Japanese art of flower arrangement
The Newport Beach Garden Tour
Sherman Library and Gardens
The tour includes lunch and an after-party at Sherman Gardens.
$50 to $60, thesherman.org
Open Garden Day
North Santa Ana
Walking tour of the West Floral Park and Jack Fisher Park neighborhoods, seminars, food trucks, vintage cars, garden bazaar
Mother’s Day Succulent Workshop
Molly Wood Garden Design
Nothing says quality time with mom like arranging a lovely succulent planter from O.C.’s garden girl.
The Rose Society of Saddleback Mountain Annual Garden Tour
Mission Viejo to San Clemente
Tour a selection of gardens curated by The Rose Society and find some inspiration for your own garden.