Top Spring Events in Tulsa
Get your hands dirty and gardens ready with help from these great events in Tulsa this season.
The month of April is filled with events celebrating all things spring throughout the Tulsa area. Whether you're an avid gardener, or looking for something to provide instant gratification, there's something for you and your family.
Garden Deva's Spring Fling
Where: 317 S. Trenton Ave.
When: Friday, March 31; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 1; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Garden Deva's annual Spring Fling will feature a special art release "Goddess Rising" collaborative metal work by Lisa Regan & Rachel Rose. Fresh flower vendors on site with top quality plants to create your spring garden paradise. Also, there will be in stock Deva art throughout studio on sale for springtime savings.
SpringFest Garden Market & Festival
Where: Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria Ave.
When: Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
While enjoying the beauty of Woodward Park and the Tulsa Garden Mansion, you will have the opportunity to shop for special garden plants, garden decor and all things garden related. Area plant nurseries will offer the newest and best plant selections for 2016. Vendors outside and inside the historic Tulsa Garden Center home will offer exceptional craft items and fine art for you, your home and garden. Also, inside the mansion you will find a bird house decorating contest/ auction and food concessions. For more information, go to www.tulsagardencenter.com.
Spring at the Tulsa Botanic Garden
Where: 3900 Tulsa Botanic Dr.
The mission of the Tulsa Botanic Garden is to promote the beauty and importance of plants and nature to create a more sustainable and harmonious world. For more information, go to www.tulsabotanic.org.
The Backyard Market
Where: Restore House, 924 S Main St. in Broken Arrow
When: Saturday, April 22; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Backyard Market was created to provide a missing piece in today’s virtual world—a quaint, outdoor market for modern, local makers to showcase their wares and a gathering place for women and families to connect. A juried selection of vendors brings together quality, handcrafted fine art, apparel, jewelry, accessories, housewares, paper goods, bath + body products, and more. Find out more at www.thebackyardmarketok.com.
26th Annual Herbal Affair & Festival at Sand Springs
Where: Downtown Sand Springs, near Broadway and Main Street
When: Saturday, April 22; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
More than 100 vendors will be on-hand selling herbs, perennials, natives and heirlooms plants, along with herbal products, gardening supplies and décor and more.
What began in 1989 as a small downtown street sale has grown to attract over 25,000 people and spurred other communities to host similar events. However, the Sand Springs Herbal Affair & Festival remains the “queen” of herbal festivals as the largest and most respected in the state. For more information, go to www.sandspringsok.org.
Jenks Herb & Plant Festival
Where: Main Street in Jenks
When: Saturday, April 15; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Jenks Herb & Plant Festival is widely anticipated as the official signal of the start of Spring. Children are in for hands-on fun with the Arts & Craft area and the First Planting experience booth. The railroad chugging around on real tracks on kids’ level with the Jenks Fire truck is an added thrill. For more information, go to www.jenksgardenclub.com.