News & Events 2018-04-23T21:45:23+00:00

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Opening Ceremony & Juried Iris Show

Sunday, May 20th, 12pm – 4pm

The Northeast Minneapolis Municipal Iris Gardens will have its first bloom season this spring. A juried Iris Show and Mayoral ribbon cutting ceremony is planned for Sunday, May 20, 2018. The ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at noon outside in the Gardens, weather permitting. The juried Iris Show will be held concurrently inside the Manor, in the fireplace room. Anyone who grows a named iris may cut and bring their irises from 8-10am to display and compete in the iris show. Participation is free and fun! Judging will take place at 10am. The Iris show will open for public viewing at noon, following the ribbon cutting and Mayor Frey’s remarks. Cake donated by Lund’s will be served, and there will be an iris coloring station set up for artists of all ages! For show schedule and further details, go to:

April 25th, 2018|Categories: Special Events|Tags: , , , |

Iris BOGO Sale at NEMMIG

Sunday, August 26th, 9am – 3pm (or until supplies last)

Part two of our annual iris sale, this is where you will find the real iris bargains! All of the rhizomes we have left from our annual sale at the Arboretum will be buy one, get one free, and admission is free to attend this sale. All proceeds go towards growing and maintaining the NE Minneapolis Municipal Iris Gardens. Sunday, August 26th 9am- 3pm (or until supplies last). Fireplace room in Columbia Manor- 3300 Central Ave NE. Minneapolis MN 55418

April 22nd, 2018|Categories: Fundraising, Special Events|Tags: , |