After a long cold winter, nothing says "spring is here" quite like the blooming of rhododendrons at Hamilton Gardens. Take part in the yearly tradition of strolling through the magnificent and rare beauty of 400 rhododendrons in an explosion of colors and varieties during the Rhododendron Festival at Hamilton Gardens.
Each weekend, April 18 through May 18, 2014, specially selected vendors will be offering a variety of handcrafted garden arts and crafts in the gardens' upper parking level. They will be there Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays 11 p.m. to 3 p.m. Admission and parking to crafters row is free.
Admission to the gardens is $3.00 during blooming season (Festival), guided walking tours and shuttle tours are also available for an additional cost.
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 11:00AM - 3:00AM
Monday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Tuesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Admission & Fees
Admission/Donation (Festival Only) $3.00
Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms
Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited)
Near Interstate Highway
400, 575, 75
Suitable for Ages
Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals, Farmers Markets & Agritourism, Outdoors & Nature