3531 S Meerkerk Lane, Greenbank Washington 98253
On Whidbey Island, the gardens contain 53 acres of more than 2,000 plants and features superior rhododendron hybrids, rare and unusual rhododendron species, azaleas, spring bulbs displays, and naturalized companion plantings in a peaceful Pacific Northwest woodland setting.
Open 9 to 4 daily. Peak bloom at the gardens is April through May.
Gardens are open to the public throughout Washington.
(Victoria) Black Ball Transport
(Brentwood Bay) Butchart Gardens
(Burlington) Chuckanut Aviation
(Darrington) Darrington Wildflower Festival
(Monroe) Evergreen State Fair
(Victoria) Hiking and Treking on Vancouver Island
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01/23 Coming to The Greenbank area
Seattle Japanese Cultural Festival Seattle WA April26-28 The festival features Japanese exhibits, performances, and demonstrations. Held at the Seattle Center in the Fisher Pavilion. The annual festival began in 1976 with a gift of 1,000 cherry trees to the city of Seattle from the Japanese government to celebrate the U.S. Bicentennial.
Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Hoquiam WA April26-28 Witness the migrating shorebirds at Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge and other birding hotspots in Grays Harbor County.
Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest Leavenworth WA May16-19 Learn about the wide variety of migratory birds that come here for a brief, but important part of their year: the breeding season. Hear the songs sung only during the breeding season.
Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle WA May24-27 Music and dance performances, visual arts, folklore exhibits, hands-on children's activities, workshops, crafts, food, demonstrations, and more!
Berry Dairy Days Burlington WA June13-16 Fresh local strawberry shortcake, spectacular fireworks show, fabulous parades, Kiwanis Salmon BBQ, entertainment stage with live music, nostalgic Berry Cool Car Show.
Bellevue Strawberry Festival Bellevue WA June22-23 Entertainment, an auto show, vendors, food, and family fun are all highly visible parts of the festivities.