Hours of Admission
Tuesday – Saturday10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday – Closed May to OctoberReopen Sundays starting November 6th.
Monday – Closed
Garden News, Classes & Events2022-11-29T12:56:34-05:00

Upcoming Events

Event Calendar

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Upcoming Events

Music in the Gardens: Every Wednesday 12 pm – 1 pm
Looking for a wonderful way to decompress. Come by Heathcote Botanical Gardens on Wednesdays between 12-1pm and enjoy Bob Lusk performing Zen style music. An hour to wander among the Gardens while enjoying the wonderful background ambiance. It is a combination certain to please. Free with admission to garden. Occurs most Wednesdays.

Upcoming Art workshop: Saturday December 17 10 am- 12 pm
Join us for our December Art workshop where participants will paint beautiful glass light boxes under the guidance of Elizabeth Graham and Jeanne Johansen with the Fort Pierce Art Club. You will learn about basic techniques and apply them as you paint a beautiful scene on your glass light box. This is a beginner level class. Costs are $50 Nonmembers and $40 for Members. There are a limited number of seats at this workshop- so don’t miss out! Click here to sign up.

Heathcote Garden of Lights

Starting the weekend after Thanksgiving until the end of December

Fri/Sat- Nov 25 & 26

Friday Dec 2

Music provided by: Nico Tovar

Food trucks:

Saturday Dec 3

Music provided by: The After Hours Duo

Food trucks: Tacos De Norte

Friday Dec 9

Music provided by: Wendy Cozine

Food trucks: Tacos De Norte

Saturday Dec 10

Music provided by: Nico Tovar and Eliano 2 locations of music for your enjoyment!

Food trucks:

Friday Dec 16

Music provided by: Chobee Steelers

Food trucks:

Saturday Dec 17

Music provided by: Chobee Steelers

Food trucks: Tacos De Norte

Thursday Dec 22

Music provided by: Wendy Cozine

Food trucks: Foodies Food Truck

Friday Dec 23

Music provided by: Marlene Michalak

Food trucks: Tacos De Norte & Foodies Food Truck

Thursday Dec 29

Music provided by: Barbara Gomulka

Food trucks: Foodies Food Truck

Friday Dec 30

Music provided by: Music Mike

Food trucks: Foodies Food Truck

Join us for our annual Garden of Lights Display! Be amazed with over 5 acres of splendor! Santa Claus will be onsite most evenings! Food and Beverages available for purchase. A must is our Garden of Lights Swag, get your 3D glasses or glow accessories to really liven up your experience. Tickets may be purchased online or at the door. Music will be performed most evenings by local musicians.  Pets are not permitted entry for Garden of Lights.

Recurring Events

Bonsai Collection Tour:
3rd Tuesday of each month,
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Tour the James J. Smith Bonsai Collection,
meet the curator and hear the history of the collection. *November-May

Bonsai Clinic with the Bonsai Curator:
4th Tuesday of each month,
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sharpen your skills and learn how to care for your Bonsai. Bring your questions and thirst for knowledge.
$ Advance registration necessary: Members $10, $15 for non-members.

A walk in the Garden:
every 3rd Thursday of each month,
11:00 am

Heathcote’s Horticulturist Alisia Kifer or docent share highlights of the plant galleries of Heathcote.
Garden Admission (free to members). *November–May.

Want to do art in the Garden?

Call us to arrange time for your group to come and surround yourself with the beauty of the garden to inspire your masterpieces. 772-464-4672 #3

Propagators & Horticulture helpers

Every Wednesday, play in the dirt and help maintain the Gardens for all to enjoy.
Bring your lunch and enjoy sharing your favorite gardening stories
with other nature enthusiasts who make a difference at Heathcote.

Volunteer Coffee – Volunteer Orientation
3rd Wednesday of each month at Heathcote House;

Volunteers sustain Heathcote to help maintain collections, growing plants,
Garden Gift Shop/Admissions & special events. Everyone makes a difference! Come by and learn about all the volunteer opportunities available and make some new friends!
To RSVP, call: 772-464-4672




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Member Benefits

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