Monday, 23 May 2016 13:35
Each June, the Wakefield Estate welcomes visitors to celebrate the annual blooming of hundreds of Polly Wakefield's kousa dogwood trees. We're excited to announce that this year's Dogwood Days will include our fifth annual Dogwood Days Garden Party on June 17th (rsvp required
), this year capping off a week full of special events, including open hours, guided tours, a tree sale and more. Starting Saturday the 10th, the grounds will be open daily for self-guided walks around the formal gardens where hundreds of kousa dogwoods will be at their peak bloom. This year Dogwood Days will kick off with one of the estate's most enjoyed event: Dogs and Dogwoods.
Program highlights include (schedule subject to change, call to confirm):
Saturday, June 10: Dogs and Dogwoods Day - one of the year's most fun events!
For more details about any of these, visit the link from our home page for Dogwood Days, or click here.
Sunday, June 11: Garden Conservancy Open Day 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Monday, June 12 - Saturday, June 17 -The estate will be open to the public daily from 10am-4pm for self-guided garden tours and plant sale. Stroll about the estate grounds and formal gardens to view hundreds of breathtaking kousa dogwoods at their peak bloom. If your garden club or organization would like a private guided tour, please call us at (617) 333-0924.
Wednesday, June 14: Wine, Cheese, and Trees Tour
Saturday, June 17th: Dogwood Days Garden Party