AHS at River Farm Events Calendar


The American Horticultural Society holds several flagship events, as well as ongoing educational programming for the general public, at our River Farm headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia. Check out our calendar below for information.

Learn about other regional horticultural happenings around the country.

Yoga and Meditation at River Farm

Each Wednesday, join Stacee Finkelstein of Stamaste for an hour and 15 minutes of yoga and meditation on the beautiful grounds of River Farm in Alexandria, Virginia. Let the stress of the day slip away while taking in views of the lovely gardens and the Potomac River! $30 registration fee payable on Eventbrite

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Herbal Tea Tasting & Blending Workshop

Most people think of herbal teas as a simple soothing beverage, but if made properly, herbal teas can be potent tools for healing and maintaining health. Instructor Erin Antosh will discuss the art of tea blending and guide you in creating your own tea blend. AHS members $50; non-members $60

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Nature Trivet Workshop

The colors in your garden may have faded, but its beauty can live on. Preserve a piece of your garden (or River Farm's) by creating a pair of ceramic trivets with impressions of flowers, leaves, stems, or seed pods. Heather Lezla of Persimmon Street Ceramics will demonstrate the process of hand-cut tile making from start to finish. AHS members $80; non-members $90

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Virtual Garden Party

We’re excited to welcome friends and supporters from around the country to join us for an afternoon of seasonal style and entertaining inspiration, fall gardening and home decorating tips and tricks. This unique program will feature nationally (and internationally) known lifestyle experts, a mixologist who will whip up specialty cocktails -- and a surprise celebrity guest with a royal connection.

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