Upcoming Events in 2018

Friendship Botanic Gardens hosts a variety of events throughout the year, from the popular Maple Sugar Time, Bug Safari, Butterfly Bonanza, Native American Fest, Lyric in the Gardens, Turkey Walk, and our new Easter Egg Hunt and Haunted Trails Halloween event, large festivals and others!  Please visit our Venues page if you would like more information on location options for your special event. Dogs on a leash are always welcome.

Contact us at 219-878-9885 for more information or to discuss hosting your special event!



Yoga in the Garden-Thursdays 9:00am-10:00am - Through October

All Levels Yoga in a lovely garden setting hosted by Yoga Instructor April Fallon, celebrating and connecting with natural beauty surrounded by natural beauty, enjoying bird song and the freshest of air. Classes $10 CASH ONLY-pay April directly.  $10 fee includes admission into the Gardens. Drop-In OR $72 for 8 class pass.  Bring your own mat. All Thursdays in August and September. Meet at Entrance at 8:50am to walk to class site.


Native American Celebration and Thanksgiving Turkey Day Walk - Thursday, November 22nd 11:00am-4:00pm

Come count the turkeys on the Friendship Trail for a special prize! Experience Native American cooking techniques and learn how they lived. Enjoy a stroll around the Gardens, and Children's Crafts too! FREE ADMISSION!



Please check out our Calendar of Events for 2018!




Friendship Botanic Gardens

2055 East U.S. Highway 12

P.O. Box 8834

Michigan City, IN 46361