Spring Affair April 27-28, Midwest’s biggest plant sale & garden event, Lancaster Event Center / 4100 N 84 / Lincoln

Spring Affair Plant Sale April 28, 2018 | 9-2 pm FREE admission & parking

Preview Party April 27 | 6-9pm  (meals end at 8pm) Sign up now

Nebraska Statewide Arboretum's Spring Affair features 700+ varieties of plants, with talks, concessions and vendors under the same roof. Perennials, herbs, native plants, succulents, annuals and vines are selected for regional suitability, uniqueness and demand and provided by Bluebird Nursery, Inc. Trees and shrubs are from the Arboretum.


VOLUNTEERS: Volunteer signup , maximum of two shifts for ages 18+

VENDORS: Vendor booths are still available, see vendor forms below.

SPONSORS: You can still sign up to be a sponsor for the event.

SPRING AFFAIR NEWSLETTER will be mailed in March, signup to receive it

ADVERTISERS: Ads are no longer being accepted for the 2018 newsletter.

QUESTIONS, contact PlanitOmaha: Jaycee Stephens, 402-333-3062 x 212,

Become an Arboretum member to receive a 10% discount on plants and a discount on Preview Party tickets. Basic memberships can be purchased along with your Preview Party ticket below...

Half hour plant talks followed by a “walk-about”:
10-10:30    “Nebraska Native Plants for Birds” by Jason “the Birdnerd” St. Sauver, Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center
11-11:30    “Gardening 101: I’ve got my plants, now what?” by Justin Evertson, Nebraska Statewide Arboretum
12-12:30    “The Guilt-free Garden” by Mark Canney, Park Planner & Designer for Lincoln Parks & Recreation

Vendors - 2018 vendor information and forms

Spring Affair Sponsors 2018, sign up to be a sponsor

Barcel Landscape Products, Inc.
Minier Family
CABG Patch Arboretum
Papio Valley Nursery, Inc.
Ron & Wanda Kelly
Lincoln Electric System
Union Bank & Trust
Countryside Bank