Editors' pick

Green Spring Gardens

This is a gardener's delight with 20 different themed gardens.
Grounds: Dawn to Dusk Daily; Horticulture Center: Mon-Sat 9 am-4:30 pm
Sun noon-4:30 pm (except Thanksgiving
Christmas and New Year's Day)
(Alexandria (Other))

Strawberry Tea Party

Participants learn how strawberries and other fruits grow, then sample strawberry tea and cookies.

Balsamic Vinegar Tasting

Participants sample a variety of Italian balsamic vinegars while learning their history and uses.

Garden Tour and Tea

A garden tour followed by a traditional English afternoon tea.

Sherry Tasting Party

Participants taste a variety of Spanish sherries accompanied by cold tapas.

Downton Abbey: The Fabulous Flapper Tea Program

Guests can learn more about the Flapper girls of the 1920s.

Editorial Review

Green Spring Gardens Park is a gardener's delight. There are 20 different themed gardens, a horticulture center and a nature trail that leads through the woods down to two ponds. The pond is often home to various waterfowl.

Gardens, 20, each with themes
Horticulture center
Manor house from the 18th century
Native plant trail