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Spring Affair 2015The Largest Gardening Event
in the Midwest

Saturday,  April 25, 2015   |   9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (not 4 p.m. as in previous years)
Free Admission

Pavilion I at the Lancaster Event Center (view map)
Lincoln, Nebraska

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.

Free Admission

The plant sale will be held Saturday, April 25th from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m in Pavilion I at the Lancaster Event Center (view map) in Lincoln, Nebraska.

The plant sale, plant talks and vendors of garden art, sculptures, furniture and other items are all under one roof in Pavilion I, on the northeast edge of the Lancaster Event Center. Plenty of parking is available just north of the building.

The event is a fundraiser for 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? No worries!  Complete and mail a membership form, gain membership through our online store or buy yours at the sale. View Additional Membership Benefits

Be GREEN and bring boxes or flats to take your plants home!
Volunteers Shop First!
A benefit for volunteers is being able to shop early... Friday, April 24th from 3 – 4:30 p.m.

There are other benefits too...like knowing your efforts are helping NSA make the state a little "greener" and meeting wonderful people.
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Preview Party

silent auction item

The Preview Party is an opportunity to take the fun and support to another level. Purchasing a ticket gets you food, beverages and an opportunity to bid on great silent auction items! Learn More