Garvan Woodland Gardens

A Fly Fishing 101 Workshop is set to take place at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs on October 8. The class is being taught by guides from Ouachita Outdoor Outfitters. While here, participants will be taught skills such as fly selection and will learn and practice casting in surrounding Lake Hamilton. The workshop, which …
The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra will perform at the Anthony Chapel at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs on March 20. The performance is scheduled for 3 p.m. that day and conductor Phillip Mann will lead the concert, which will have pieces by Bach, Mozart, Respighi and Suk. The picturesque six-story, wood and glass chapel was …
  An annual tradition for many is to enjoy the Holiday Lights display at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs. This festive event, which takes place from the end of November through the end of December, is open nightly. With over 4 million lights it holds title as one of the state’s most decked out outdoor holiday …
Looking for a few holiday ideas this month? Below are a few suggestions to keep you in the holiday spirit throughout December. 1. See the lights at Garvan If you enjoy lights, a destination to include in your holiday plans is Holiday Lights at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs. The exhibit, which is open …
This Friday (November 7), Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs is hosting a talk and presentation by Dean Norton, the director of horticulture at George Washington’s Mount Vernon home in Virginia. The talk, which starts at 9:30 a.m., will give attendees a glimpse into the gardening world of George Washington. According to a pamphlet sent …
This summer Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs will be the scene of “Mystic Creatures”,  an imaginative display and the first exhibit of its kind in Arkansas. The exhibit, which will be open to the public from June 1-August 31, will showcase the ancient art of topiary and include ‘living’ sculptures made of plants. The …
Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs will be offering free admission for National Public Gardens Day May 9. The event takes place each year on the Friday before Mother’s Day, aka an unofficial start of spring. Visitors must present  this coupon for free admission. According to Garvan copy, ‘Garvan Woodland Gardens, the University of Arkansas’ …
If you are hoping to check out the daffodils at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs, good news.  According to Sherre Freeman at Garvan, it is peak bloom time now for them.  Due to cold temperatures in the Gardens from January up to March, the annual daffodil bloom time was delayed. With the warmer temperatures …
This year, Holiday Lights at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs is showcasing the greatest number of lights the exhibit has seen to date: over 4 million. Last year, around 2 million lights were featured. The event, which is open through Dec. 31, was created by the Gardens staff in 2001 and is noted as …