Fall Nursery Sale! Includes Perennials, Shrubs, Grasses & Groundcovers

In-Store Only | 40% Off through 10/4, then 50% off remaining plants!

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!
Harvest Art Show | October 14, 2023 | 9am-3pm | FREE | All Ages | 35+ Local Artists | Live Music | Local Food & Drink

Harvest Art Show

Saturday, October 14, 2023 | 9am – 3pm

Celebrate harvest and start preparing for the holiday season. Join 40+ local artists from across Iowa, plus local food and drink vendors, musicians and face painting! 

Artists will have a variety of products available for purchase, including jewelry, seasonal décor, holiday gifts, photography, paintings, textile goods and more!

This family friendly event is FREE to attend!

Harvest Kid's Craft - During the Harvest Art Show | Saturday, October 14 | 9am-3pm

Harvest Kid’s Craft

Saturday, October 14, 2023 | 9am – 3pm

Bring the kids to our Harvest Art Show and participate in a free Harvest Kid’s Craft! We’ll be set up with supplies and everything you need to create a work of art to take home and treasure for years to come.

Ghosts & Goblins in the Garden

Saturday, October 21, 2023 | TBD

Bring the kiddos to the garden center for a frightfully good time! We’ll have a variety of stations with crafts, games and other activities celebrating spooky season. And of course, lots of treats 🍬 🎃

Costumes are encouraged, but not required. A bag will be provided upon check in to collect candy and prizes, or you can bring your own. 

Holiday Open House Saturday, November 13, 2023 at Ted Lare Garden Center 9am-3pm

Holiday Open House

Saturday, November 11, 2023 | 9am – 3pm

Stay tuned for details

Meet The Snow Sisters | Saturday, December 2, 2023 | 2:30-4:00pm

Meet the Snow Sisters

Saturday, December 2 | 2:30pm – 4:00pm

Stay tuned for details

Christmas in the Garden

Saturday, December 9, 2023 | TBD

Stay tuned for details

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