Events

  • A Masque Soiree

    Community Event

    IS SOLD OUT!

    Join us on Facebook to see the event live!

    March 13, 2021  6:00pm-9:00pm

    Price: $30 Adults/$15 Child

    Members: 1 free drink ticket  (Please have your membership card to redeem)

    More than 15 live artists & musicians performing throughout the Wonder Gardens! 

    Mask required, creativity encouraged, and family-friendly!

    For more information email: zawi@wondergardens.org

    Thanks to Fifth Third Bank, as our Flamingo PREMIER SPONSOR, we are putting on this unique event featuring local and internationally renowned artists. Walk in the fresh air, socially distance, and experience plein air painters, performance artists with live musicians dispersed throughout the gardens.

      Enjoy the Wonder Gardens at night with special animal encounters, and artist photo opportunities! 3 Animal encounters - snakes, baby ‘gators, & parrots 3 Photo interactive - parrots, lorikeets, Paper Grotto Food & Beverage available for purchase
    When you purchase your tickets, we will be notified of your purchase with your name and the number of tickets purchased. We will have your information at the entrance when you come in. You will also be emailed a receipt for your payment that can serve as your tickets.
     
  • An exclusive evening perfectly paired with an intimate lecture and discussion on engaging environmental subjects. Ticket includes two drink tickets and a unique selection of hors d'oeuvres
  • The Florida Landscaping Expert Certification Program was developed to meet the need for a standard curriculum of information about the issues of landscaping in the subtropics. The program is for those who serve on a landscaping committee or are participating in a Garden Club of members who are responsible for the common areas of their Homeowners Associations. The Florida Landscaping Expert Program is a modular curriculum that is delivered over 12-hours. After attending the four 3–hour sessions, participants will receive a Wonder Garden Certificate of Achievement and certification as a Florida Landscaping Expert. If you are unable to attend all four sessions (barring unforeseen circumstances) please postpone taking this course until the next time it is offered. Space is limited. 2021 Dates Session I – Friday, March 19th              Session III – Friday, April 16th Session II – Friday, April 2nd                 Session IV – Friday, April 30th Doors open at 8:30 a.m. when a light breakfast will be served. The program begins at 9 a.m. and ends at noon. Bring comfortable clothing because a portion of the program will be held outside. The sessions will be held at the Wonder Gardens 27180 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs. There is ample parking on the north side of the Wonder Gardens’ property. Registration fee: $49 Topics include:  
    1. Living in a Subtropical Climate
    2. Using Plants in Landscaping
    • Right Plant in the Right Place
    1. Shrubs and Trees
    2. Proper Pruning
    3. All About Palms
    • Florida Statutes and Landscaping
    • Essentials of Mulch
    1. Understanding Turf Management
    2. Irrigation: Key to Success
    Sessions are indoors and outdoors and include hands-on activities.   Sponsored by: Platinum Sponsor - Greenscapes Gold Sponsors - Site One, Southwest Spreading Silver Sponsors –  
  • KinderNature  An early childhood program geared toward 3-5 years old. The program focuses on inspiring and creating an appreciation for nature all around them. This program is built to have the child and adult learn together. The program is about 45 minutes and will include a themed story, activity, craft, and snack. Time 10:00AM - 11:00AM When:  April 20th! Fee: Non-member $15/child includes admission and adult $12; Members $7/child and member adults free. Currently, with Covid-19 recommendations, registration is limited to 10 children.
  • KinderNature  An early childhood program geared toward 3-5 years old. The program focuses on inspiring and creating an appreciation for nature all around them. This program is built to have the child and adult learn together. The program is about 45 minutes and will include a themed story, activity, craft, and snack. Time 10:00AM- 11:00AM When:  February 16th! Fee: Non-member $15/child includes admission and adult $12; Members $7/child and member adults free. Currently, with Covid-19 recommendations, registration is limited to 10 children.
  • KinderNature  An early childhood program geared toward 3-5 years old. The program focuses on inspiring and creating an appreciation for nature all around them. This program is built to have the child and adult learn together. The program is about 45 minutes and will include a themed story, activity, craft, and snack. Time 10am-11:00 When:  January 19th! Fee: Non-member $15/child includes admission and adult $12; Members $7/child and member adults free. Currently, with Covid-19 recommendations, registration is limited to 10 children.
  • KinderNature  An early childhood program geared toward 3-5 years old. The program focuses on inspiring and creating an appreciation for nature all around them. This program is built to have the child and adult learn together. The program is about 45 minutes and will include a themed story, activity, craft, and snack. Time 10:00AM -11:00AM When:  March 16th! Fee: Non-member $15/child includes admission and adult $12; Members $7/child and member adults free. Currently, with Covid-19 recommendations, registration is limited to 10 children.
  • KinderNature  An early childhood program geared toward 3-5 years old. The program focuses on inspiring and creating an appreciation for nature all around them. This program is built to have the child and adult learn together. The program is about 45 minutes and will include a themed story, activity, craft, and snack. Time 10:00AM - 11:ooAM When:  May 18th! Fee: Non-member $15/child includes admission and adult $12; Members $7/child and member adults free. Currently, with Covid-19 recommendations, registration is limited to 10 children.
  • KinderNature  An early childhood program geared toward 3-5 years old. The program focuses on inspiring and creating an appreciation for nature all around them. This program is built to have the child and adult learn together. The program is about 45 minutes and will include a themed story, activity, craft, and snack. Time 10am-10:45 When: October 13th & 29th, and November 17th! Fee: Non-member $15/child includes admission and adult $12; Members $7/child and member adults free. Currently, with Covid-19 recommendations, registration is limited to 10 children.
  • Location: In the open-air pavilion with social distancing Time: 11:30-12:30 Cost: $22 members / $27 non-members - Includes boxed lunch from Survey Cafe.   Note: tables are booked individually (6 available) or by tables of 2-4 (8 available).  To be seated with other people you must book all at one time.  
    • February 17th - Succulent dish - Learn how to make a mini succulent garden in a small dish. Understand the needs for the succulent and how to maintain and help them flourish in this mini-environment.
    • March 17th - Stag horn start-up - Learn how to mount your staghorn for optimal growth.
    • April 21st - Orchid moving day - Learn how to re-pot an orchid as well as ongoing orchid care in its new home.
    Boxed lunch includes: your choice of lunch, water bottle, cookie, cutlery

    If the event you are wanting to book is sold out, if you have any questions or need assistant booking, please call Zawi @ 239-221-4495 as we may have availability not listed here.

     
  • Yoga & Peacocks with Suzanne Kerr

    Every Wednesday starting March  31 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM This all-levels gentle class invites you to start the day surrounded by peacocks & flamingoes while opening the body & mind (hips, back & shoulders too) through poses, pauses, and mindful movement. While you enjoy the benefits of yoga, know that you are helping the Wonder Gardens care for its rescued birds and reptiles nestled among the sprawling banyan trees and bamboo that surround you. What to bring: water, mat or blanket and a smile. Arrival:  Enter through the green door left of the main entrance, park opens at 10 AM Cost:  $10.00 members, $15.00 non-members
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