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2020 GRAND GARDEN SHOW REGISTRATION DETAILS


GRAND HOTEL PACKAGE – CURRENTLY SOLD OUT!

Sunday, August 30 – Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Packages are currently sold out. To check availability call 1-800-334-7263 and ask to be put on a waiting list or purchase Day Tickets with Proven Winners.

The cost of the Grand Garden Show is included in your package.

Standard Room: $1,645 per couple, $1,495 single*

Lakeview Room: $2,075 per couple, $1,925 single*

Package Includes:

  • Accommodations for August 30 and 31.
  • Full breakfast and five-course dinner daily.**
  • Sunday evening reception.**
  • Monday morning seminars.
  • Monday afternoon exclusive tours of private Mackinac Island gardens.
  • Monday evening reception.**
  • Tuesday morning seminars.
  • Tuesday afternoon exclusive tours of private Mackinac Island gardens.
  • Free admission to the Richard & Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum.
  • Special discount on ferry boat tickets.
  • No tipping within Grand Hotel.

Tuesday, September 1 and Wednesday, September 2 and/or Thursday, September 3 offered at a discounted price of $259* per room, per night. Dates subject to availability.  Additional adult and child rates apply.

If you choose an additional night(s), that night’s dinner and the following morning’s breakfast is included.

*$8.50 per person baggage handling fee. 6% Michigan sales tax and 3% Mackinac Island assessment fee. 

**After 6:30pm dresses, skirts, blouses, dress sweaters and dress slacks for ladies are preferred, while gentleman are required to wear a suit coat, necktie and dress pants, no denim or shorts. Children 12 years and older are asked to follow the same dress code as adults.

 

EXCLUSIVE ~ ADD-ON SEMINAR WITH KERRY MENDEZ AND DEBORAH TRICKETT

Sunday, August 30

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM ~ Registration for seminar and Grand Garden Show, if attending.

1:30 PM – 4:30 PM ~ Seminar Featuring Two Brand New Talks!

$75.00 per person includes both talks, extensive handouts, Q & A, book signing,* drinks and snacks.

Register at Proven Winners

Part One with Kerry Mendez ~ “Designing Small Gardens with Big Attitudes!”

Do you have a small space to garden but want BIG results? Or perhaps your property is large BUT you have a spot that gets lots of ‘eye-traffic’? This is the perfect class for you!

Part Two with Deborah Trickett ~ “Power Couples – Perennial Pairings for Jaw-Dropping Gardens and Containers”

*Books will be available for purchase.

DAY TICKETS

Monday and Tuesday Combination Day Tickets AVAILABLE NOW.

  • Monday and Tuesday Combination (August 31 and September 1): $225 per person for the Monday morning seminars, afternoon private garden tours on Mackinac Island, Monday evening cocktail reception in the Tea Garden, Tuesday morning seminars and afternoon private garden tours on Mackinac Island. Register at Proven Winners.

If you purchase day tickets in advance, you will pick up your name badge and information packet at the Proven Winners Registration desk on the day of the event. Day ticket sales will continue on-site if there is availability. Quantities are limited.

 

CARRIAGE RIDES

Register online for carriage rides at Proven Winners or call Cindy at 815-899-1973.

We offer horse-drawn carriage rides that allow convenient access to all of the private gardens on the tour. The carriages will loop around designated routes indicated on the tour map, and you will have the opportunity to get on and off at designated stops as desired.

You must be registered for the Grand Garden Show to view the private gardens by carriage!

Carriage rides are available from 2-5 pm on Monday, August 30th and Tuesday, September 1.

Your name badge will indicate what day(s) you have chosen to travel by carriage to the private gardens. You may also choose to walk or ride a bike which are fun modes of transportation as well.

 

TWO EXCLUSIVE LUNCHES!

WANT TO ATTEND BOTH?  Register online at Proven Winners or call 815-899-1973.

 

LUNCH WITH LAURA OF GARDEN ANSWER

Monday, August 31, 2020 from 12:15 PM ~ 1:45 PM

Cost: $60.00 per person. Space is limited.

Register online for lunch with Laura at Proven Winners or call 815-899-1973.

Enjoy a three-course plated lunch of salad, entree and dessert catered by Grand Hotel* and hear from Laura as she shares some fun gardening stories.

 

LUNCH WITH BRENT AND JOSH OF BEEKMAN 1802

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 from 12:45 PM ~ 1:45 PM

Cost: $60.00 per person. Space is limited.

Register online for lunch with Brent & Josh at Proven Winners or call 815-899-1973.

Enjoy a three-course plated lunch of salad, entree and dessert catered by Grand Hotel* and hear from Brent and Josh as they share about the farm and some of their amazing stories!

*If you have dietary restrictions please speak with an Assistant Manager at the Information Desk, in the Parlor, when you arrive at Grand Hotel.