Get involved

Nebraska Statewide Arboretum hosts a great variety of events throughout the year. These events are aimed at people who care about their home and community landscapes as well as the broader environment.

These events and sponsorships are highly visible, well-attended, give visibility to your organization and are an opportunity to support the things you care about.

Events include:

  • Spring Affair held annually the 4th weekend in April. It’s the Midwest’s largest plant sale and garden event, with 700+ plant varieties, 3,000+ gardens from Nebraska and neighboring states, educational plant talks and a variety of garden-related vendors.
  • Tree Climb at Earth Day Omaha, held April 22 in 2017
  • Give to Lincoln Day in May
  • Awards Banquet in summer
  • Arboretum Tours in summer and fall
  • Young Memorial Lecture in Horticulture in fall