Blue Grass Nursery, Sod & Garden Centre

What’s New



Pumpkin Festival: Sunday October 8, 2017 from 11:00am to 3:00pm

Join us for the 14th Annual Pumpkin Festival at Blue Grass Garden Centre. This annual event is for full of family fun activities and all donations and proceeds are in support of the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation. Activities and events include: Giant Pumpkins, Photo Area, Pumpkin Bowling, Cinderella Pumpkin Coach Ride, Pumpkin Carving & Colouring, Giant Straw Maze, Petting Zoo, Hay Rides, Giant Sand Pit, Face Painting, Kerplunk for Prizes, and much more! And don’t forget to checkout our Pumpkin drops. There will be three drops where we drop giant pumpkins from a 100 ft. crane and for the finale we smash a car! There will also be many food vendors on site as well as Raffles to enter. We hope to see you, in support of the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation. Pumpkin Festival Poster

Living Green Seminars & Workshops:

To register for a class call 403.226.0468. All classes must be paid at time of registration.
Our seminars and workshops are a fun and interactive way to discover a passion for design and gardening. Make it an outing with your kids, friends or significant other. We encourage early registration as class sizes are limited. Seminars and workshops have a fee that is due at time of registration. If you are not able to attend a class please cancel as soon as possible to allow space for others. Classes are non-refundable and non-transferrable. All our seminars and workshops are open to children but they must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise stated. All pictures are just representations of what will be made, your personal touch and creativity is required.

Register for a workshop and get your hands dirty building a project that you are proud to take home and show off, with help from our experts. Workshop project registration will be applied to the cost of materials used to build your creation. Each project will vary in price depending on the materials you choose, but a starting point is provided below.
Sign up for a seminar and learn from our experts the skills, knowledge and materials you will need to complete a project on your own. We will provide you an expert to teach you how and give you the confidence to try yourself. Most seminars are a forty minute talk with project examples and materials. We end the seminar with a question period where you can gain answers to your specific questions. We look forward to having fun together!

Planning an outing with your friends, family or your team at work? We do private/group classes, just call or send an email to We can do team building activities, organized groups meetings with a twist or any other outing.

Registration fee $15 per person per workshop

September Workshops

Terrarium Workshop: Saturday September 23rd @ 1:00pm
Terrariums are typically glass vessels planted with a variety of indoor plants like tropical, succulents or air plants. Create your very own terrarium and choose plants that best suit your growing conditions. We will teach you from start to finish how to choose a vessel, choose the correct plants and explain the required to make your terrarium thrive. Terrarium starting price is $30 & up.
Stone Planter Workshop: Saturday September 30th @ 1:00pm
New for 2017! Create a beautiful arrangement of live or artificial succulents in a unique and natural looking stone planter. These planters make a great rustic, natural and unique accent to any house or office. Starting Stone Planter price is $30 & up.

October Workshops

Thanksgiving Centre Piece Workshop: Sunday October 1st @ 1:00pm
Let us help you create a stunning centre piece for your holiday table. Fall has such beautiful colours and Thanksgiving is a great time to display a creative and colourful piece to show off to your family and friends. Choose from a large selection of containers to build your arrangement. Centre piece starting price is $30 & up.
Click links below to see our Fall & Winter workshops:

September Workshop Schedule
October Workshop Schedule
November Workshop Schedule
December Workshop Schedule


Mother Nature’s Copilot Garden Club:

Garden Club PhotoJoin Mother Nature’s Copilot Garden Club and reap the rewards!
Annual Membership: FREE




Garden Club members will receive:
– 10% off all regular priced purchases (Excludes: sale items, delivery and service charges, pallet deposits).
– Receive regular newsletters full of valuable gardening information, news about upcoming events.
– Valuable sales coupons throughout the year!
– VIP invitation to our Christmas Unveiling Gala in November, an evening full of the magic of Christmas, Entertainment, Refreshments and great discounts.

To join our Garden Club please fill out the form at the bottom of the page. All fields must be filled in to qualify for membership. On your next visit to Blue Grass just mention your a member of our garden club and provide you name. No card required and Blue Grass will not share your information!


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