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Special Events

Here is a list of The Arboretum’s annual special events – some of the most popular, highly visited and exciting times of the year!


Fall Festival and Plant Sale

Saturday, September 22, 2018
10am – 2pm
Members-only | 9 – 10am
Free Admission

Celebrate the harvest season with a fun family event featuring hands-on apple cider making, a plant sale and more! There is something for nearly everyone in the family to enjoy.

2018 Fall Festival Schedule

Guided Wagon Tours every 30 minutes from 9:30am to 1:30pm. Meet near the Daweswood House!

Daweswood House Museum tours on the hour from 10am to 1pm.

Live Monarch Butterfly releases on the hour from 10am to 1pm at the Zand Center.

Live Owl Programs with Ohio Bird Sanctuary at 11am and 12pm in the Outdoor Classroom.

Fall games, face painting, apple cider making, story telling and a plant sale from 9am to 2pm.

Be sure to check out the pumpkin carving demonstrations, canning demonstrations and heritage apple walks throughout the day!

Join us and our community partners for an event you don’t want to miss! Presented by The Energy Cooperative with support from media sponsor Ohio Magazine.


Maple Syrup Days



Arbor Day Festival



Spring Plant Sale and Garden Fair



Ohio Sustainable Landscapes Symposium