From garden walks, to holiday events, plant sales and yoga, there is always something fun and enriching on the horizon at Cranbrook House & Gardens. Programs and events are offered by Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary. Scroll below to learn more about some of our signature offerings. Please join our email list and follow us on social media to stay informed of upcoming programs and events.

Winter Houseplant Sale

Friday, February 7, 2020 | 10:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday, February 8, 2020 | 10:00am - 3:00pm


Escape from the cold and pick up some green for your home or office at our Winter Houseplant Sale in the Conservatory Greenhouse. Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary volunteers will be available to answer your plant questions while you explore our demonstration gardens and plants available for purchase. 

Photograph of a pot of succulents in the Conservatory Greenhouse at Cranbrook House & Gardens, winter 2019.

Spring Plant Sale

Begins Friday, June 19, 2020 | 9:00am
Ends on Monday, June 22, 2020 | 11:59pm

Our 48th Annual Spring Plant Sale (originally scheduled for Tuesday, May 12, 2020 and Wednesday, May 13, 2020) is going online. Save the dates and shop online for native plants, perennials, and houseplants. Shop, pickup, plant!

Cranbrook House & Gardens - Trillium 2018

Yoga in the Gardens

Saturdays, July 11, 2020 - August 29, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:00am

Connect with nature and yourself in this outdoor yoga program at Cranbrook Gardens! Yogis will enjoy the beautiful sights, gentle sounds, and calming scents of the gardens while building strength, balance, muscle tone, and relieving stress. 

Holiday Splendor

December 2020

Celebrate the magic of the season as you explore Cranbrook House, decorated with one-of-a-kind classic and contemporary trees, trains, and other holiday settings that are sure to inspire. Shop our gift shop for Cranbrook mementos and other items perfect for personal use and gifts of any occasion. 

Photograph of the Mittens for Detroit tree at Holiday Splendor 2019 in Cranbrook House.

Santa Sighting

December 2020

Bring your family out for a visit with Santa Claus in the enchanted setting of Cranbrook House while it's decorated for Holiday Splendor. Children of all ages will be entertained with a scavenger hunt while waiting for their turn to see Santa. Each child receives a free gift!

Photograph of Santa with a baby during Holiday Splendor at Cranbrook House, December 2018.