Spring Garden Show

When: Saturday, April 2 + Sunday, April 3

Where: New Orleans Botanical Garden

Hours: 9am-4pm

Admission: $10 for adults, $5.50 for ages 5-12 | Free for under 4 + Friends of City Park members


Garden lovers of all levels are invited to experience the 2022 Spring Garden Show!

The garden show includes plant and garden product exhibits, sales throughout the New Orleans Botanical Garden, Children's Discovery tent, educational programs, live music, arts and crafts, cooking demonstrations and more. This event is sponsored by the LSU AgCenter in coopreation with Metro Area Horticulture Foundation, New Orleans Botanical Garden, New Orleans City Park and Friends of City Park.


10am-Noon – Crescent City Gentlemen   
Noon-2pm – Co & Co Travelin’ Show
2-4pm – Bruno Elisabetsky & Michael Ward Bergeman

10am-Noon – ‘T Marie and Bayou Juju
Noon-2pm – Or Shovaly
2-4pm – Rebecca Todaro


9:15am – Monarch Citizen Science 2022 with Linda Auld, “Nola Bug Lady”
10:15am – Plant Materials for a Beautiful and Sustainable Landscape with Dr. Heather Kirk-Ballard, LSU School of Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences
11:15am – Growing Asian Vegetables, Herbs and Spices in the Backyard with Dr. Kathryn “Kiki” Fontenot, LSU School of Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences
12:15pm – The Beauty of Southern Vines with Glen LaBorde, GNO Master Gardener
1:1pm – Container Garden Tips with Dr. Jeb Fields, LSU AgCenter
2:15pm – Why is My Palm Dying? with Dr. Raj Singh, LSU Plant Diagnostic Center

Noon – Controlling Pests with Biopesticides and Alternatives to Synthetic Chemicals with Dr. Joe W. Willis, LSU AgCenter ANR Agent (horticulture)
1pm – Controlling Troublesome Weeds in Flower Beds with Dr. Ron Strahan; Assoc. Prof. LSU School of Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences
2pm – Vermiculture: The Magic of Worm Composting with Richard Bienvenu, Louisiana Master Gardener and Vermicomposting Enthusiast


Hot Dogs
Mediterranean & Creole Pastas
Garden Salad
Chicken & Tuna Salad Sandwiches

To review our photography policy, click HERE. Dogs are not allowed, with the exception of service dogs. 

Questions? Please contact Chris Dunaway, LSU AgCenter, at 504-483-9456 or cdunaway@agcenter.lsu.edu. 

Future Spring Garden Show dates:
April 1-2, 2023
April 6-7, 2024