Digging in the Dirt

May 13, 2017


Join The Oregon Garden for Digging in the Dirt, presented by the Oregon Garden Foundation. Beginning at 10:00am, enjoy a day outdoors planting our spring annual flowers. After you are done, sit back and relax in the beautiful Garden with a brunch buffet, live music & bottomless mimosas! You will also receive a piece of the Garden to take home with you.



Tickets are $35 and are on sale now! Ticket sales will be capped at 50 people.

Buy Tickets



Members receive $5 off admission! Check your email from us for discount code!

Minors are allowed and children 4 & under are free.


Please park at the Oregon Garden Resort and enter the Garden from the gate. Proceed to the Rediscovery Forest where the majority of the event will take place.


 Schedule of Activities

  • 10:00am: Coffee and pastries
  • 10:15am: Teams head out to plant annuals, guided by Garden volunteers and staff members
  • 11:30am – 1:30pm: Live music, brunch and bottomless mimosas will be served in the Discovery Pavilion in the Rediscovery Forest
  • 12:30pm – 1:30pm: Hand-tied bouquet workshop ($25 additional cost)

Included with your ticket

  • Admission to The Oregon Garden
  • Brunch provided by The Oregon Garden Resort
  • Bottomless mimosas or sparkling cider
  • Take-home plant
  • Free return pass for the Garden to see your flowers bloom!
  • 20% off coupon for the Garden View Restaurant
  • 20% off in the Visitor Center and Nursery


Hand-tied Bouquet Workshop

12:30pm to 1:30pm | $25

After brunch and planting, join us for a hand-tied bouquet workshop with Chas Thompson of Wildflower Portland. Buy your combo workshop + Digging in the Dirt ticket today!


Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor!

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Interested in sponsoring this event? Contact Brittney at bhatteberg@oregongarden.org


May - September
Daily - 9:00am to 6:00pm

October - April
Daily - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Garden is open 365 days a year and is pet-friendly. Check the Visit page for the Visitor Center hours.


Adults $12
Seniors (60+) $10
Students (12-17) $9
Children (5-11) $6
Children (4 & under) Free
Garden Members Free
Military w/ ID $9

Contact & Directions

phone (503) 874-8100
toll-free (877) 674-2733
fax (503) 339-2996
email info@oregongarden.org
address 879 W. Main St.
Silverton, OR 97381

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