Saturday, June 23, 2018 9:30 AM to Saturday, June 23, 2018 4:30 PM
Every Saturday at 1:00 p.m., grab lunch in the Glasshouse Cafe and enjoy live music presented local Miami artists and performoers. And, every Sunday at 10:00 a.m., take a Fairchild fitness class at the Lakeside Cafe (or indoors, in the event of rain).
Sunday, June 24, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, June 24, 2018 4:30 PM
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 10:00 AM to Tuesday, June 26, 2018 2:30 PM
Join us for a three-day intensive portrait workshop designed for those aiming to capture an immediate likeness through the use of charcoal and chalk. Topics discussed will range from ideas on observation, measurement, and value as well as techniques meant to finalize the turn of form as well as the relationship of darkness and lights.
Saturday, June 30, 2018 9:30 AM to Saturday, June 30, 2018 4:30 PM
Sunday, July 1, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, July 1, 2018 4:30 PM
Friday, July 6, 2018 1:00 PM to Friday, July 6, 2018 3:00 PM
Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.
Saturday, July 7, 2018 9:30 AM to Saturday, July 7, 2018 4:30 PM
Sunday, July 8, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, July 8, 2018 4:30 PM
Friday, July 13, 2018 9:00 AM to Friday, July 13, 2018 5:00 PM
Fairchild's International Mango Conference features expert speakers focusing on the latest research and development in the Mango industry. Ticket price is per person. Lunch is included on Friday. Ticket includes entry to the 26th Annual International Mango Festival.
Saturday, July 14, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, July 15, 2018 4:30 PM
Saturday, July 14, 2018 9:30 AM to Saturday, July 14, 2018 4:30 PM
Sunday, July 15, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, July 15, 2018 4:30 PM
Sunday, July 15, 2018 11:00 AM to Sunday, July 15, 2018 1:00 PM
Fairchild's 20th Annual Mango Brunch is a tasty tribute to the most delicious of tropical fruits and is held in conjunction with the Mango & Tropical Fruit Festival. Join some of South Florida's greatest chefs as they prepare their best mango dishes for you!
Saturday, July 21, 2018 9:30 AM to Saturday, July 21, 2018 4:30 PM
Sunday, July 22, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, July 22, 2018 4:30 PM
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 10:00 AM to Wednesday, August 1, 2018 2:30 PM
Designed for advanced and seasoned artists, this three-day intensive portrait workshop positions the participant to explore Alla Prima – a direct painting approach – aimed to capture an immediate likeness in a short amount of time.
Friday, August 3, 2018 10:00 AM to Friday, August 3, 2018 2:30 PM
For the intermediate to the advanced artist, this three-day intensive still life workshop challenges the participant to develop a small-scale master copy in oil. Inspired by floral paintings from the Dutch Golden Age, the student will attempt to suggest a close interpretation of works crafted by Clara Peeters, Jan Davidsz de Heem, or Nicolaus van Verendael.
Friday, August 3, 2018 1:00 PM to Friday, August 3, 2018 3:00 PM
Friday, September 7, 2018 1:00 PM to Friday, September 7, 2018 3:00 PM
Saturday, September 15, 2018 10:30 AM to Sunday, September 16, 2018 5:30 PM
Aroid Society Show and Sale
Friday, October 5, 2018 1:00 PM to Friday, October 5, 2018 3:00 PM
Saturday, October 6, 2018 9:30 AM to Saturday, October 6, 2018 4:30 PM
Welcome to the 80th Annual Members' Day Plant Sale and Plant Distribution. This annual celebration of plants grown exclusively by Fairchild for Members promises to be one of the most exciting in our history.
Friday, November 2, 2018 1:00 PM to Friday, November 2, 2018 3:00 PM
Friday, November 9, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, November 11, 2018 4:30 PM
Plants, food, music, cooking, antiques, arts, crafts, books—the Fall Garden Festival Featuring the 77th Annual Ramble truly has something for everyone!
Friday, December 7, 2018 1:00 PM to Friday, December 7, 2018 3:00 PM
Thursday, December 20, 2018 6:00 PM to Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:00 PM
Enjoy Fairchild after dark on select nights for informative lectures, art exhibition and tram tours highlighting night blooming plants.
Friday, January 4, 2019 1:00 PM to Friday, January 4, 2019 3:00 PM
Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:00 PM to Thursday, January 24, 2019 9:00 PM
Friday, January 25, 2019 9:30 AM to Sunday, January 27, 2019 4:30 PM
Indulge in chocolate delicacies during the season's most delicious event: The International Chocolate Festival! Enjoy fine chocolate samples from artisan chocolatiers, lectures on chocolate making and demonstrations from Miami's master chefs and chocolatiers! Take our ChocoWalk to learn about the life cycle of a cacao plant, with stops in our Rainforest and more. Find out everything you ever needed to know about chocolate from the experts.
Friday, February 1, 2019 1:00 PM to Friday, February 1, 2019 3:00 PM
(5/26/2018 10:30 AM - 5/27/2018 5:30 PM)
(5/27/2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Plant ID Workshop
THE MAGNIFICENT MEDINILLA
Many admire the unique tropical beauty of the magnificent Medinilla. This class will feature the many varieties of Medinilla that grow well in South Florida. Those attending will leave with essential growing information, as well as care and propagation “know how.”
GROWING MANGOS IN SOUTH FLORIDA (AT FAIRCHILD FARM)
This course presents mango cultivation throughout South Florida. We will discuss propagating, pruning, harvesting and handling at both the commercial and home garden level.
(6/16/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
(6/16/2018 12:00 PM - 6/17/2018 3:00 PM)
Father's Day BBQ at Fairchild
Bring all the dads in your life for a special bbq menu available at the Lakeside Café. Sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious lunch!
PORTRAIT RENDERING IN CHARCOAL
This Week at the Garden
If you walk, ride your bike or take public transportation to Fairchild, you will receive $5 off the admission price. More