August 27-31, 2018

Silk Road
Sunday, July 1, 2018-Friday, August 31, 2018
Lan Su Garden, Portland, OR

Discover the wonders of silk this July & August at Lan Su, including talks, a silk worm display, and a display of silk art and textiles.

Art in the Garden
July 13, 2018 – September 30, 2018
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR

Join us for Art in the Garden, which features stunning art installations in the Garden throughout the summer!

Oregon State Fair
Friday, August 24-Monday, September 3, 2018
Oregon State Fair & Exposition Center, Salem, OR

Where fun shines, with concerts, competitions and animals! Get Face to Face with Fun!

The 2018 Annual Dahlia Festival
Saturday-Monday, August 25-27, 2018
Saturday-Monday, September 1-3, 2018
Swan Island Dahlias, Canby, OR

A must see for the dahlia lover, or if you just love flowers. View over 400 floral arrangements of dahlias, over 15,000 cut dahlia blooms on display, in our three indoor display rooms. This is the largest display put on by one grower anywhere in the United States! Floral arranging demonstrations and talk on dahlia culture take place daily during the festival at 1pm. Live dahlia tuber dividing demonstration 12noon to 4pm each day during the festival. You can also take a stroll through and view almost 40 acres of dahlias in full bloom during the festival. Be sure to take some cut flowers home with you to extend your visit and remember the beauty.

Dogs are NOT allowed in the indoor display rooms or the gift shop during the 6 days of the festival. Dogs are allowed outside only on the premise and only on a leash. Even though they are allowed we do not recommend them to be brought during this extremely busy event. Thank you for your cooperation and for thinking about the safety of your 4-leggeds friends. Indoor Display Hours: 10 am to 6 pm. Field Hours: 8 am - 6 pm. 995 NW 22nd Ave, Canby, OR 97013.

Labor Day Sale
Friday & Saturday, August 31-September 1, 2018 • 9:00am-4:00pm
Garden Gallery Iron Works, Hubbard, OR

Don't miss our biggest sale ever! Come to our Hubbard store for our Biggest Sale EVER! Warehouse, clearance, designs, samples iron, overstock items, scuffed and scratched. Everything is 25% Off! Look for great deals in our warehouse, store, parking lot and overflow area. More than just a's a clearance! We will open early at 9am on both days. Closed Sunday and Monday.

Predator Plants
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 • 4:30pm(G)
Al’s Garden Center, Gresham, OR

Feed me, Seymore! We have long been fascinated by the juxtaposition of a meat-eating plant. How strange that something so lovely and seemingly harmless could snatch a fly or capture spiders in their own sticky trap. In this workshop, we will talk about all the different crazy types of carnivorous plants and create a lovely terrarium with carnivorous plant to take home. Just be careful not to cut yourself and give them the taste for human. Cost: $40, includes supplies, plants, expert instruction, local wine, and a light meal.

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