Author Archives: Tracy Micciche

Haunting Tales, Friday, October 28, 7:30 p.m.

Haunting Tales Friday, October 28, 20227:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. We are monitoring the weather and hope that by the time Haunting Tales starts at 7:30 p.m. the rain will be gone. If we cancel the event, we will refund. Leu Gardens’ presents a spine-chilling, storytelling event of the year! The Gardens’ gates open at 6:00 p.m. for those who ... Read More »

Alphabet Plant Hunt, September 10 – November 1

Can you find all the letters in the alphabet inside 50-acres? Every letter in the alphabet will be hidden throughout the 50-acres highlighting different plants and all you have to do is find them. Explore the gardens and discover some amazing plants! This is a fun activity for all ages. Kids, dress up in your favorite explorer or detective costume. ... Read More »

Honey Bee Day, August 21, 10:00 a.m.

Buzz on over as we celebrate National Honey Bee Day, Saturday, August 21, 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, cash only, in the pavilion. “Bee” part of the solution in learning ... Read More »

Dinosaur Invasion, Now – April 25

Dinosaurs have invaded Leu Gardens and staying thru Sunday, April 25! Explore the Jurassic Gardens to find some of the most feared creatures on the planet.  Featuring over 20 life-size dinosaurs ranging in size from 14 inches to a massive 33 ft. Daspletosaurus, cousin to the T-Rex. Creator Guy Darrough is a well respected, accomplished fossil expert and collector who ... Read More »

SOLD OUT Din-O-Night II, Friday, February 19, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Din-O-Night II – Sold Out Friday, February 19 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. This is a special ticketed event, everyone must have a ticket to enter. Please see below. Bring a flashlight and enter the Jurassic Gardens to hunt for dinosaurs! Explore the grounds at night and learn about some of the dinosaurs that once roamed the earth. This is a ... Read More »

CANCELLED – Jazz’n Blues Concert, April 11, 7:00 p.m.

Jazz’n Blues Concert – Cancelled The safety of patrons and staff remains our top priority. Due to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Jazz’n Blues Concert for April 11 has been cancelled. Because this situation continues to evolve, we are closely monitoring updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Florida Department of Health. We encourage everyone ... Read More »

CANCELLED – Plant Sale, March 14 & 15

March 14 & 15, 2020 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Plant Sale has been Canceled.   The safety of patrons and staff remains our top priority. Due to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Annual Plant Sale scheduled for this weekend has been canceled. Because this situation continues to evolve, we are closely monitoring updates from the Centers for Disease ... 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 »

Garden Gnomes, Now – April 30

Gnomes are hiding in the gardens.  Each gnome enjoys being surrounded by nature.  Remember to look up when searching for them.  Click here for a Gnome Map or ask the Admission Staff to look at the map for guidance before heading into the gardens (hint: take a picture of the map with your smartphone) or try to find them all without any ... Read More »