SPRING AFFAIR Plants Workshops Preview Party Vendor List Sponsors Volunteers

  Largest Gardening Event
  in the Midwest


Saturday,  April 23, 2016 | 9-2 pm    Free admission

Pavilion I at the Lancaster Event Center (map)
Nebraska Statewide Arboretum's Spring Affair features more than 500 different varieties of plants, plant talks, concessions and garden vendors all under the same roof.Plants are selected for regional suitability, uniqueness and demand. Gardeners will find perennials, herbs, native plants, temperennials, vines and a variety of trees and shrubs – something for everyone. Plants are provided by Bluebird Nursery, Inc. of Clarkson, Nebraska. And there's plenty of parking available.

The Preview Party Fri. April 22 is a ticketed event

This event is a fundraiser for the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

Want to Check Out Fast? Become an NSA Member

Members of Nebraska Statewide Arboretum will have an Express Checkout Line available during the plant sale. Last year, over 4,500 people attended Spring Affair and purchase more than 45,000 plants. This is a great membership perk! Not yet a member? Join here.
Be GREEN and bring boxes or flats to take your plants home!

Sign up to volunteer for Spring Affair April 20-23.
Preview Party tickets will be available in late January.

Thank you to our 2015 sponsors listed below:
Barcel Landscape Products, Inc.


Beju plant food



CABG Patch Arboretum


Berried Treasures



Outdoor Recreation Products

Steinbrink Landscaping & Greenhouses


Lincoln Electric System

CharterWest National Bank