Calendar of Events

We often say,

"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 Reward Card" members.

Check out our Weekly Ad       

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 see our full menu and daily specials.
Taco Thursday!
Java Garden Cafe
Both Locations
Open late: until 8

Hard or Soft Tacos
$2.29 each or 3/$6.00
with a drink purchase
Your choice of fixin's!

Nachos are also available
$4.49 cheese only or
Supreme at $7.49

Best tacos in town!

Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015
Great Lakes Farmers Market
Sundays: 10am - 2pm
Racine Store
Year Round

Thursdays: 4pm - 7pm
Sturtevant Store
January - March

We are super excited to have a variety of vendors at this event. Find out how to be a vendor or artisan at the market. It is fun for all ages!

Click here for all the details on our Farmers Market webpage.
Find us on Facebook! Racine or  Sturtevant

tree-ripe citrus co.
Celebrate Fresh Citrus!

Thursday, February 15th
12pm - 1:30pm
Sturtevant Store

tree-ripe citrus co. will be at our Sturtevant location featuring their fresh Florida citrus (Navel Oranges and Ruby Red Grapefruit) as well as Georgia pecans. For more details about tree-ripe citrus co., visit

Essential Oil Workshop
New Year, New YOU!
Wednesday, January 24th
Racine Store

It’s a new year to set meaningful intentions for you and your life goals!  Julie Lang, a certified Holistic Health Coach, will discuss great ideas on basic nutrition, simple life changes and improvements, how to incorporate oils and DoTerra supplements in your life, and how to eliminate stress and anxiety to live a more natural, happier, healthier life!  Cost is $20 plus tax and includes education, make a rollerball and spray, and learn how to make your own veggie caps!  Pre-registration is required.  Class is limited to 40 people. Order here

Please RSVP to River Bend at (262) 639-1515 or email info@riverbendnaturecenter
Live music!
Sponsored by Milaeger's
Candlelight Hike and Chili Dinner at RiverBend
Free Family Winter Fun!
Friday, February 2nd, 5pm - 8pm
RiverBend Nature Center
3600 N Green Bay Rd
Racine, Wisconsin 53404

Snowshoe (or hike if no snow) the paths of River Bend guided by candlelight. Afterwards, roast marshmallows by the bonfire as you rest and warm up. Bring your own equipment, or snowshoes & skis available to rent on a first come / first served basis for $10 per person.
New! Chili dinner option! Come just for the chili, or add dinner before or after your candlelight venture. Enjoy a hearty campfire chili (meat and vegetariian options available) and beverages available. Chili dinner cost is $15 adults/$6 children 12 and under/free for children under 5. Beverages are included and we also have wine and beer available for purchase.

Order your commemorative tee here!
Record Breaking Bloody Mary Toast!
Sunday, February 4th, 12pm
Milaeger's Great Lakes Farmers Market
Racine Location

Our record has been broken for the World's Largest Bloody Mary Toast and we need to get our title back! The number to beat is 2,457 people - let's do this!
Further details coming soon but start gathering your friends and family - we need everyone and anyone! Shuttle parking will be available.
Spring 2018 Orchid Festival!
In conjunction with the Wisconsin Orchid Society
Saturday, February 24th, 9am - 5pm
Sunday, February 25th, 10am - 4pm
Racine Expo Greenhouse

Featuring an astonishing array of blooming orchids and other exotic tropicals. The American Orchid Society will be here and will professionally judge the exhibits. Plus. there will be a Best in Show voted on by attendees. FREE event - bring the whole family! Daytime seminars, workshops and kids activities will also be available. Details to follow.

Continuous shuttle available from the Sturtevant Municipal Building, just four blocks north of Milaeger's.

Purchase your tickets in store, online or call 800-669-1229. Your tickets will NOT be mailed to you - they will be held for you at the event.
Strut Your Stuff
Spring Fashion Show

Saturday, April 7th
Store opens 9:00am, doors open 11:00am
Sturtevant Store

$32 plus tax ticket includes a $10 gift certificate, a chance at thousands of dollars in prizes, storewide discount coupons, a gift bag valued at $45 and refreshments after the show. Click here to order tickets.

$40 plus tax ticket includes lunch (listed below), a $10 gift certificate, a chance at thousands of dollars in prizes, storewide discount coupons, a gift bag valued at $45 and refreshments after the show.
Click here to order Ticket & Chicken Salad Wrap lunch
Click here to order Ticket & Ham & Cheese Sandwich lunch
Click here to order Ticket & Veggie Wrap lunch
Click here to order Ticket & Kale Salad lunch

Get your tickets early! Tickets are limited. If available, tickets the day of the show will be $37 plus tax. Gift bags are not guaranteed with tickets purchased the day of the show.
Jumbo Hanging Basket Class
Tuesday, April 10th
Wednesday, April 11th
Tuesday, April 17th
Thursday, April 19th
Racine Store

Saturday, April 14th
Saturday, April 21st
Racine Store

Our most popular workshop! We will help you select your plants for sun or shade. You plant your selections in a 16" fiber pot. Then, we will grow your basket in our greenhouse until the weather warms or until May 30th. Click here for more details and to purchase tickets!

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.