Schedule of Events

8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.



8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

10:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.













4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Check in at Ivy Tech Community College

Horseshoe Foundation Assembly Center

Light refreshments served



Horticulture and Churchill Downs

Speaker; Matt Bizzell, Horticulture Director of Churchill Downs

Buses leave Ivy Tech for tours


Tour 1     Hidden Hill Sculpture Gardens

                Lincliff Garden

                Falls of the Ohio State Park

Tour 2    Sunnyside Master Gardener Gardens at the

                    Georgetown Optimist Club

                Turtle Run Winery

                Whitehall, Louisville's Estate Gardens

Tour 3     Yew Dell Botanical Gardens

                 Avish Gardens

                 New Albany Gardens

Purdue Technology Center Tours 1, 2 & 3

Sunnyside Master Gardener Demonstration Gardens,

information booths, vendor booths, light refreshments

Buses return to Ivy Tech

This is a rain or shine event.  Please plan accordingly for all weather conditions. 


Note:  All tour options require walking.  Some garden terrain is uneven and may require climbing steps or walking up slopes.  Gardens are not ADA accessible.


Lunches provided at first tour stop.  Water and snacks available on the buses.

4.5 educational hours available.

Sunnyside MG  Meeting

November 3rd 6:30 pm via webinar (link published closer to meeting date)

Cheryl Gilbert, Old Thyme Log House, presenting

DIY Greenhouses

Public welcome to attend

Fall Lecture Series

October 7, 14, 21, 28

Virtual Event

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