Roy Boutard Day - Garden Opening



Berkshire Botanical Garden (5 West Stockbridge Road, Stockbridge, MA 1260)

In the Center House and outdoors in the Gardens: Roy Boutard Day is a free event celebrating the opening of the Garden’s season. Held the first Sunday of May and honoring the Garden’s past director who served the horticultural community from 1954–1984. Activities include a Garden tour at 10 a.m. and the Horticulture Certificate Program graduation at 11:00, followed by a traditional Mai Bowle reception hosted by BBG’s Herb Associates. Additional activities include a children’s workshop from noon - 1 p.m.; a direct sowing workshop for vegetable gardeners at 11:30; and a dahlia propagation workshop at 1:30 Registration required for these workshops; please visit the BBG website