Welcome to WKRG’s “Mark Your Calendar” for Tuesday, April 2, 2019. If you love car shows, Easter Egg hunts and botanicals, you will be excited about our guest today. John Nodar welcomes Sally Ericson from Bellingrath Gardens and Home to discuss their upcoming April events.
SATURDAY, APRIL 6
Camellia Classic Open Car Show (9AM-3PM)
SATURDAY, APRIL 13
Easter Egg Hunt on the Great Lawn (9AM-NOON)
SATURDAY, APRIL 21
Easter Sunrise Service (6:30AM)
SATURDAY, APRIL 27
Wiggle Waggle Rescue Run to benefit the Animal Rescue Foundation (8AM-NOON)
JUST THE DETAILS
April events at Bellingrath Gardens and Home
12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd, Theodore, AL 36582
Bellingrath Gardens and Home is open 362 days a year, closing only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Days, and is open from 8 AM – 5 PM, except during Magic Christmas in Lights (Day after Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve) when the Gardens remain open until 9 PM. Bellingrath Gardens and Home encompasses approximately 900 acres along the Fowl River. Sixty-five acres are cultivated with annual blooms and continuous color. Guests may enjoy a tour of the Bellingrath Home, the Rose Garden, Asian-American Garden, formal garden terraces and The Dwight Harrigan/ExxonMobil Ecological Bayou Boardwalk. Special events and weddings are held throughout the year on the property.
It is our passion at Bellingrath Gardens and Home to preserve and enhance the 65-acre garden and grand estate home of Walter and Bessie Bellingrath.