Special Events

Here at Ted Lare Garden Center we love spending time with our community! Join us and enjoy one of our many special events held throughout the gardening season. From Farmer’s Markets to art shows and seasonal events, we’ve got something that will please the whole family. See the special events below and mark your calendars!
Santa in the Garden at Ted Lare Garden Center located in Cumming, IA. Two Dates - Happening Saturday, November 26, 2022 from 9-11am and Saturday, December 4, 2022 from 9-11am

Meet Santa!

Saturday December 3, 2022 | 9am – 11am

Celebrate the holiday season as one of our most anticipated events of the year – meeting Santa!

Bring the kids to meet Santa, then peruse the store for all of your holiday needs. 

Local Pop Ups this day from Old Parts New Hearts and Fairywings Jewelry.

Meet the Snow Sisters!

Saturday, December 10, 2022 | 9am 10:30am

Celebrate the holiday season with the amazing Snow Sisters!  Bring your kids to this free event to have them meet the one and only Snow sisters! Face painting will be available from Rainbow Ray Face Painting. 

Stop by our drop-in ornament workshop so the kids can make their own ornament for the tree.

Plus take advantage of our end of the season holiday sales as December 10 is our last day open for 2022.

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Ted Lare Garden Center

We will be closed for winter break beginning Sun 12/11. We will return for Winter Weekend Hours, Saturdays & Sundays only 10am-4pm, beginning January 7th.