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Sunday, August 26
August 26 1:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Registration

August 26 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Add-on ~ Exclusive Seminar with Kerry Mendez

Two Inspiring Lectures with extensive handouts:
1) Budget-Wise Gardener: Plant the Best for Less! Money-Saving Tips for Purchasing Plants Plus Cost-Saving Garden Designs.
2) Save the Pollinators: “Attractive” Landscapes for Pollinators and Homeowners!

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August 26 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm

Private Welcome Cocktail Reception

Limited to Grand Hotel package guests

August 26 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm

Dinner – Grand Hotel Garden Show package

Dinner rates for non-hotel guests: $80.00 per person

Monday, August 27
August 27 7:30 am - 9:30 am

Breakfast – Grand Hotel Garden Show package

Breakfast rates for non-hotel guests: $30.00 per person

August 27 8:00 am

Doors Open & Coffee

August 27 8:30 am - 9:00 am

Welcome ~ Who is Proven Winners

August 27 9:00 am - 10:15 am

Grand Opening Keynote Speaker

August 27 10:15 am - 10:30 pm

Giveaways!

August 27 10:30 am - 10:45 am

Break

August 27 10:45 am - 11:30 am

Breakout Session #1

August 27 11:30 am - 11:45 am

Break

August 27 11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Breakout Session #2

August 27 12:30 pm

Lunch on Own

Nine Ways to Lunch

August 27 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Private Garden Tours on Mackinac Island

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August 27 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Cocktail Reception

August 27 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm

Dinner – Grand Hotel Garden Show package

Dinner rates for non-hotel guests: $80.00 per person

Tuesday, August 28
August 28

If you are checking out today please make sure your luggage is outside your room by 9:00 AM for Grand Hotel luggage sweep.

August 28 7:30 am - 9:30 am

Breakfast – Grand Hotel Garden Show package

Breakfast rates for non-hotel guests: $30.00 per person

August 28 8:00 am

Doors Open & Coffee

August 28 8:30 am - 8:45 am

Giveaways!

August 28 8:45 am - 10:00 am

Main Session

August 28 10:00 am - 10:15 am

Break

August 28 10:15 am - 11:00 am

Breakout Session #3

August 28 11:00 am - 11:15 am

Break

11 AM checkout for the Grand Garden Show 2-Day Package

August 28 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Grand Closing Celebration ~ Keynote Speaker

August 28 12:15 pm - 12:30 pm

Grand Giveaway!

August 28 12:30 pm

Lunch on Own

Nine Ways to Lunch

August 28 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Private Garden Tours on Mackinac Island

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August 28 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm

Dinner – Limited to Grand Hotel guests staying Tuesday night

Wednesday, August 29
August 29

The Grand Garden Show concludes Tuesday, August 28. Wednesday events are not part of the Grand Garden Show. Grand Garden Show attendees staying at Grand Hotel are welcome to participate in the events below.

August 29 7:30 am - 9:30 am

Breakfast – Limited to Grand Hotel guests

August 29 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Historical Lecture with Bob Tagatz – Limited to Grand Hotel guests