Events & Activities

The Boston Flower & Garden Show is filled with fun activities for the whole family! Keep checking back to watch this year’s features unfold!

Preview Party

The Boston Flower & Garden Show and its producer, Paragon Group, are proud to partner with the Genesis Foundation for Children and radio station Mix 104.1 to kick off the show with a festive fundraiser on Tuesday evening. Stay tuned for more information on the 2019 Boston Flower Show Preview Party!

Boston Flower Show After Dark

Wednesday through Saturday evenings from 5:00 PM to close, enjoy special activities like wine sampling and hands-on planting and flower arranging activities. And did you know you can get $5 off admission when you enter the show after 5pm (Wednesday – Saturday).

Stay tuned for the full After Dark schedule!

Flower Arranging with Alice’s Table

We’ve teamed up with Alice’s Table to offer exclusive workshops for floral design enthusiasts at the Boston Flower Show. Grab a flower friend or a garden gal or guy and learn the art of flower arranging. We’ll bring the aprons and the flowers, you can bring your aptitude for everything green! Take home your own gorgeous arrangement in a vase after checking out the region’s largest Flower Show for ideas, inspiration and bargains on all your spring gardening projects. Please note: the price of the workshop does not include Show admission – you must also purchase an admission ticket

Stay tuned for details on all offerings from Alice’s Table at the Boston Flower Show!

Lectures and Demonstrations

A full roster of gardening, cooking and floral design demonstrations and in-depth lectures is planned for every day of the show. Join national experts, garden authors, local nursery managers and landscapers, Master Gardeners and our knowledgeable exhibitors for a diverse range of topics.

Stay tuned for this year’s schedule!

Take The Onsite Show Survey and Register to Win a Boston Ballet Ticket Package for Spring’s Hottest Shows!

Enter to win two orchestra seats to three amazing productions at the beautiful Boston Opera House.

Ask The Experts

Master Gardeners

The Massachusetts Master Gardeners Association hosts its popular information table where you can ask all your vexing gardening questions, get advice for the coming season and pick up info sheets on popular topics. If you need help identifying a plant, feel free to bring in a cutting or a photo! The Plant Something MA initiative will bring some of the region’s top landscape and nursery center staff to offer their expertise, and a different guest organization will bring displays and info on their particular top each day of the show:

Stay tuned for the full schedule!



Music in the Gardens

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Once again, the talented ladies of Sweet Adelines will join us for five energetic performances throughout the week! They’ll put a bounce in your step and smile on your face as you enjoy their mini flashmobs of amazing acapella versions of current hits and classics while you stroll through our gardens.

Stay tuned for the full schedule!


Little Sprouts Activity Center

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There’s something for everyone at the Boston Flower Show – even the little ones! The Little Sprouts Children’s Center will be jam packed with fun activities like storytelling, vegetable stamping, tissue flower making and much more from 11AM-3PM each day! Special thanks to the Massachusetts Master Gardeners Association for their programming partnership..

People’s Choice Awards

In addition to the panels of horticulture luminaries who judge the Boston Flower & Garden Show’s professional garden displays for prestigious awards, visitors to the show on its first two days get to cast their votes for their favorite garden in the important People’s Choice Award balloting!