Join us for a packed week of education, displays throughout the greenhouses and shopping opportunities for the best of this seasons trends!

 

Commit Local, Impact Global

Homestead Gardens is inviting everyone to welcome that long-awaited springtime feeling this season with our Annual Spring Kick Off! Starting on March 18 and lasting until the 26th, retail locations will be filled with special sales, classes, workshops, and never before seen products and displays. Revel in the joy of the season with Homestead Gardens as we bring you all the best in plants, home décor and outdoor goods to make this your most successful spring ever. Get ready for unforgettable deals you won’t want to miss out on!

 

What to Expect

Inspiration.

We are excited to share how you can take part in preserving our environment! Our multiple displays will give you a unique perspective into eco-friendly outdoor living. From native plant selections and rain gardens, to organic fertilizers, be inspired to make positive choices for your surroundings this season. We are here to help you create an oasis that works with nature to restore the beauty of the environment. Visit us today and discover what impactful steps you can take with these exciting new trends!

Education.

We are committed to helping our customers make the most of their resources and foster a better future through sustainable practices. We will be offering seminars and workshops with knowledgeable experts who can educate attendees on the value of stewardship and how they can develop strategies to create lasting sustainability. It’s time to abandon wasteful habits and take the first steps towards a bright and prosperous future – Homestead Gardens is here to show you the way.

Participation.

We all have our part to play in creating a smarter, greener Maryland, and it starts with us! Taking what you learn home will be one small, positive step in the right direction. Whether it’s making your personal space more efficient, composting or simply telling others about what you learned, you can be part of the change. Let’s commit to being responsible stewards in our community by sharing stories and successes with our neighbors and friends – together, let’s make a brighter future for our state.

 

Weekend Schedules

We are excited to offer a comprehensive schedule of seminars and workshops on leading staff in topics ranging from sustainability and environmental preservation, to boosting your outdoor lifestyle with the hottest gardening trends. Our experts will expertly guide you through each workshop, providing you with invaluable knowledge and insights that cannot be found anywhere else. Take our hands-on approach to learning and come see what we have to offer – you’re guaranteed to leave feeling educated, motivated, and inspired with your newfound skills! Click below for further details on upcoming seminars by location.

*Note: Pre-registration is required for workshops.

 

Davidsonville, MD

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Date
Workshop
Learn More
Activity
 Saturday,
March 18th
Build a Bonsai Houseplant Workshop
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Learn More Here
 Homestead Horticultural Supply
11:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Craig (Calf) + Cinnamon (Calf) + Chickens in Barnyard
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
 Homestead Landscape Info
11:00 pm to 3:00 pm
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Sunday,
March 19th
Opening your garden for the season – soil test demo
10:00 to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
 Homestead Horticultural Supply
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
 Charlotte (Donkey) + Sebastian (Goat) + Molly (Goat) in Barnyard
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
 Homestead Landscape Info
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
Monday,
March 20th 
NEW plant intro + jazzed up container formulas
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Story Time + Crafts about Lady Bugs
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
Tuesday,
March 21st
Moss Pole Houseplant Workshop
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn More Here
 Green Drinks
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Make Colorful Butterflies
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Wednesday,
March 22nd
  Veg Success + bait pots for beneficial insects
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Make Seed Paper
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Thursday,
March 23rd
 Opening your garden for the season Bonus: demo + take home soil test
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Story Time + Crafts about Trees
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Friday,
March 24th
 Spring-ready! tools and chores
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Story Time + Crafts about Birds
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Saturday,
March 25th
Moss Pole Houseplant Workshop
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn More Here
  Homestead Horticultural Supply
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
 Craig (Calf) + Cinnamon (Calf) + Charlotte
10:00 am to 1:00 pm 
 The Magic of Just 100 Square Feet
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
 Homestead Landscape Info
11:00 am – 3:00 pm 
Kathy Jentz Book Signing
10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Learn More Here
 Davidsonville Green Expo presented by DACA
10:30 am to 2:30 pm
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here 
 
 Sunday,
March 26th
  Veg Success + Sustainable Food Choices
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
 Homestead Horticultural Supply
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here 
 
Homestead Landscape Info
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
Georgette, Bella, Chickens in Barnyard
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm 

 

Severna Park, MD

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Date
Workshop
Activity
 Saturday,
March 18th
Build a Bonsai Houseplant Workshop
10:00 to 11:30 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here 
 Sunday,
March 19th
Opening your garden for the season – soil test demo
10:00 to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
Monday,
March 20th 
NEW plant intro + jazzed up container formulas
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Story Time + Crafts about Lady Bugs
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
Tuesday,
March 21st
Moss Pole Houseplant Workshop
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Make Colorful Butterflies
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Wednesday,
March 22nd
  Veg Success + bait pots for beneficial insects
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Make Seed Paper
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Thursday,
March 23rd
 Opening your garden for the season Bonus: demo + take home soil test
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Story Time + Crafts about Trees
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Friday,
March 24th
 Spring-ready! tools and chores
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Story Time + Crafts about Birds
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Saturday,
March 25th
Moss Pole Houseplant Workshop
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn More Here
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here 
Sunday,
March 26th
  Veg Success + Sustainable Food Choices
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn More Here
 
AG Craft for Kids: Bug Safari
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn More Here 

 

Smyrna, DE

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Date
Workshop
Learn More
Activity
 Saturday,
March 18th
Build a Bonsai Houseplant Workshop
10:00 to 11:30 am
Learn More Here
Enter to Win – Landscape Design
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Lorax book reading + seed planting activity
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Sunday,
March 19th
Jonathan Green Vendor In StoreEnter to Win – Landscape Design
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday,
March 20th 
Backyard Chickens Lecture
TBD
Tuesday,
March 21st
Moss Pole Houseplant Workshop
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn More Here
 Wednesday,
March 22nd

Learn About Homestead Wholesale
10:00 am to 5:00 pm

 Thursday,
March 23rd
Creating a Porch Pot Demo
10:00 am to 11:00 am
 Friday,
March 24th
Prepping Your Garden for Spring Demo
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Learn More Here
 Saturday,
March 25th
Moss Pole Houseplant Workshop
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn More Here
 Spring Kickoff Party
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm 
 Sunday,
March 26th
The Giving Tree Book reading + sapling take home
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm  
Companion Planting Demo
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Jonathan Green – Preparing Your Lawn for Spring
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

 

 

New For 2023: Homestead Barnyard Debut

Our Spring Kickoff will be the debut of new animal friends at Homestead Gardens. This spring we are unveiling our Homestead Barnyard–home to Craig (Calf), Cinnamon (Calf), and Charlotte (Donkey). Children of all ages will be able to get up close to see the sights and smells and hear the voices that make up a real-live barnyard.

 

Learn More About Our New Friends Here