Author Archives: Tracy Micciche

Nature of the Game, November 16 – April 5

Do you want to play a game? If so, make plans and head on over to a new interactive exhibit at the gardens: Nature of the Game, November 16, 2019 thru April 5, 2020. This incredible exhibit is taking some of our favorite childhood games to an all new level. Nature of the Game created by Reiman Gardens at Iowa ... Read More »

Enchanted Fairy Doors, Now – September 30

It’s the great fairy migration happening at beautiful Leu Gardens this summer!  Explore the 50-acre gardens to find where the fairies live. This whimsical exhibit will feature 20 “New” one-of-a-kind fairy doors which will inspire your child’s imaginative world of mythical forests and secret gardens.  All you have to do is find these beautiful doors and let your child’s creativity ... Read More »

Free Plant Clinic, Wednesdays, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Stop by Leu Gardens on Wednesdays from 3:00 -5:00 p.m. and meet a Master Gardener from the UF/IFAS Orange County Extension to help you with turf problems, soil testing or identify a plant. Best of all, it’s free. Read More »

Mother’s Day, May 12, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Leu Gardens Celebrates Moms! Enjoy this special day with your mom in the beautiful 50-acre gardens.  FREE Admission for Moms, Sunday, May 12, 2019.  Stroll the winding pathways and discover all the amazing gardens including Florida’s largest rose garden which is in full bloom during the month of May. Garden Admission: $10 adult and $5 child (4 – 17 years of age) and ... Read More »

Father’s Day, June 16, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Leu Gardens Celebrates Dads! Spend this special day with your dad in the beautiful 50-acre gardens.  FREE Admission for Dads, Sunday, June 16, 2019.  Stroll the winding pathways and discover all the amazing gardens including Florida’s largest rose garden which is in full bloom during the month of June. Garden Admission: $10 adult and $5 child (4 – 17 years of age) ... Read More »

National Honey Bee Day, August 17, 10:00 a.m.

Buzz on over as we celebrate National Honey Bee Day, Saturday, August 17, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Learn all about Bees from UF Master Beekeeper Chris Stalder! See a working honey bee hive and sample some delicious honey. Honey and bee related items will be for sale in the pavilion. You can even purchase a native bee home to ... Read More »

Closing Early, August 23, 4:00 p.m.

Leu Gardens will be closing early on Friday, August 23, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. for the Fairy Festival, a ticketed event. Last admission is at 3:30 p.m. today. Read More »

Fairy Festival, August 23, 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. SOLD OUT

Join us for a magical evening celebrating the Gardens’ summer fairy doors Friday, August 23, 2019, 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. Explore, find and create all things fairy. Enjoy a self-pace walk through the enchanted gardens to find the beautiful fairy doors and discover the role of each fairy. Throughout the gardens, there will be special fairy landings, places to stop ... Read More »

Movie Night, September 6, 8:00 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Gardens open at 6:00 p.m., Movie time at 8:00 p.m. Enjoy a movie outdoors. You may bring a dinner picnic basket and seating. Alcohol is permitted. This movie is rated PG. Under 13 years of age requires accompanying parent or adult guardian. Garden Admission: $6 adult, $3 child (4-17 years of age), Leu Members ... Read More »