Calendar of Events
"Something wonderful is always happening at Milaeger's",
and we try to ensure that with numerous special events throughout the year. Information about these events is available online, on Facebook and in our stores. We also email announcements to our frequent buyer "Best Card" members.
Check out our Weekly Ad
2014: Seminar Schedule and Workshop/Event Tickets
Click here for a printable calendar of events 2014.
To purchase tickets for some events: order on-line, stop in or call either store at
Racine: 800-669-1229 or Sturtevant: 262-886-2117.
Click here to vote!
Vote for Milaegers - Racine!
August 10th Deadline
The Journal Times is having it's annual "Best of Racine County" contest. Vote for Milaeger's in the following categories:
Good Food: Lunch and/or Cafe'/Coffee shop
Shopping: Flower Shop and/or Place to find unique gifts
Local Life: Free entertainment-Tomatomania, Event (Non-Festival)-Milaeger's Fashion Show, Locally Owned Company, Garden Center*, Landscape Service* (*2013 winner)
Vera Bradley - Backpacks!
July 31 - August 3
It is time for school supply savings with the fashionable Vera Bradley backpack sale. Receive 25% off full priced backpack styles. Limited quantities at both store - while supplies last. Shop now and save!
Fairy Princess Party
Every little girl’s dream is to step inside the
world of make-believe.
We suggest each little girl dress in a
fairy or princess costume.
Activities include crafts, games, cookie
decorating, dancing, professional face painting
and balloon designs by
and Billy Boy.
For ages 3-8.
Cost is $32 plus tax and includes a lite
lunch for child and a guardian as well as a
keepsake gift for child.
Each child must be accompanied by an
Lunch for additional adults is $5 plus tax.
Please contact the Racine store for ticket availability at 800-669-1229
Thursday, August 7th
Click here to purchase tickets.
Summer Painting Party
It’s a Painting Party at Milaeger’s with artist Dawn Mader! Create your own custom crafted hand painted canvas. All materials and instructions are included with this experience. Dawn will lead you in the creation of a unique and beautiful gift or keepsake of vegetables and fruit.
Please note that this class is approximately
2 hours long. We ask that you arrive 15 minutes early to be able to properly prepare your work station. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
Cost for all-inclusive workshop including refreshments and a glass of wine is $45 plus tax. Class is limited to 20 people.
NYDJ - Trunk Show
Saturday, September 6th
11 am - 3 pm
INYDJ - Not Your Daughter's Jeans, is the best fitting fashion jean for today's woman. Lots of beautiful new colors and styles. Unique opportunity to special order your favorite style in denim washes. Enter to win a pair when you try on a pair. Limit one entry per person during the show.
Saturday, September 6th
11:00am – 3:00pm
Tomatomania Tasting Event
Sample 115 heirloom and hybrid tomatoes and 40 kinds of peppers.
The tasting and food samples are free!
Also enjoy Tequila and Wine Tasting.
Fresh food items and beverages will be for sale, including salsas and nachos, bruschetta, wood-fired pizza, beer, sangria, wine, and Bloody Marys, and of course, tomatoes and peppers!
Master Gardeners from the University of Wisconsin-Extension Horticultural Program will answer all your garden questions.
Pre-register in stores or online.
Tuesday, September 9th
Tuesday, September 16th
Holiday Fashion Show
Saturday, October 25th 1:00pmSturtevant Store
Plan ahead!!! Order a box lunch for just $8 plus tax and have a relaxing lunch in our greenhouse before the show.
Save the Date! $30 plus tax ticket ($35 day of
show) includes a $20 gift certificate, a chance
at thousands of dollars in prizes, storewide
discount coupons, a $20 gift bag and
refreshments after the show.
from NYDJ, Karen Kane, Comfy, and several shoe
companies, including Spring Step, Keen, and
Dansko will be on hand to help you make
available from the
If you have special handicap requirements, please let our staff know when you make your reservation. We will make every effort to make the workshops easy and enjoyable for all.
If you are registering for a large group that would like to work close by, please advise our staff when you make your reservation, and we will try to accommodate you.
Please note, tickets are not returnable or refundable. If you can not make an event or workshop, you may transfer the tickets to another person or apply the ticket toward a different event/workshop. Please remember that each workshop is subject to change due to unforeseeable events. If a workshop is cancelled, we will call the number you provided at registration.
If you would like to reuse your containers from previous years, please contact us for discounted pricing. If you wish to wear gloves at the workshops, please bring your own. If you forget, Milaeger’s has garden gloves available for purchase. Please wear typical gardening clothing and sensible shoes.