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An Orchid Show will Brighten the Botanical Gardens March 7-8

Erin Grajek

Buffalo, NY - The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will be bursting with orchids at their annual winter Orchid Show.  The show will be held March 7 from 10:00am through 4:30pm and on March 8 from 10:00am through 3:00pm.  Along with the Niagara Frontier Orchid Society, the Botanical Gardens will host this popular annual orchid showcase with dozens of hand-picked and award-winning orchid exhibits.  These unique exhibits from members of the Niagara Frontier Orchid Society, will be dispersed throughout the Botanical Gardens for visitors to enjoy. Organizers encourage visitors to bring a camera or smart device to capture the...


Horticulture, Art and Yoga Programs are Planned at the Botanical Gardens

Erin Grajek

Buffalo, NY - The Botanical Gardens is an inspiring place to learn about horticulture, art and wellness. A Horticulture Certificate Series - Horticulture III will begin January 25 and a Horticulture Certificate Series - Horticulture IV will begin March 28.  Beginner, Intermediate, and Plein Air Watercolor classes will be offered in several different sessions beginning February 25, and two sessions of Yoga, Gentle Hatha and Gentle Power Flow will be offered beginning March 3. David Clark, Horticulturist and CNLP, teaches enlightening Horticulture Certificate Programs: Horticulture I, II, III, IV, V and VI at the Botanical Gardens. David is a dynamic...


A Note from the President/CEO

Erin Grajek

Celebrating Our 120th Anniversary! Happy New Year! As we start a new year and new decade, on behalf of the Board of Directors, staff and volunteers our best wishes for a happy and healthy 2020. In the 16 years that the Botanical Gardens Society has operated the Botanical Gardens and maintained the collection, so many great things have happened and here are a few highlights: Overall attendance has grown by 200% Membership now exceeds over 5,000 Our family has increased to over 400 volunteers The number of children, adults and individuals with disabilities who participate in our educational programs has grown by...


Under the Dome - Issue 1 2020

Erin Grajek

Check out our latest newsletter!  Keep up to date on everything going on at the Botanical Gardens!  


Lumagination 2020 Will WOW Crowds this Winter at the Botanical Gardens!

Erin Grajek

  Buffalo, NY - Lumagination is a captivating and interactive exhibit that will transform the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens with light, sound and imagination from January 25 through February 29, 2020. Lumagination will delight all ages during this amazing and unique exhibit that showcases the incredible architecture and horticulture collection of the Botanical Gardens. To kick off Lumagination, a Launch Party will be held on January 24 and special Happy Hours will be held during the run of the exhibit. To kick off all the fun, the Lumagination Launch Party is planned for January 24 from 6:00pm-9:00pm.  This exclusive...