Workshops

Callaway Resort & Gardens offers an array of educational workshops and cultural events, which provide opportunities to learn new skills, broaden horizons, and interact with the natural world around us. For a listing of upcoming and seasonal workshops follow our event calendar or download the current workshop brochure.

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For more information, please contact the Education Department at 1-855-546-9740 or education@callawaygardens.com

Upcoming Gardening Events

Fresh Greenery Christmas Workshop

The wonderful scent of winter evergreens signals the holiday season and festivities are at hand.  To help you get ready, we’ll provide the instruction, frames, mechanics, fresh greenery, berries, etc.  You’ll go home with a delightful Christmas decoration to bring holiday cheer to your home.  You may choose a wreath, centerpiece or door hanging. Instructor: Patricia […]

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Living Holiday Arrangement

Bring the season indoors with fresh greenery and plants to make a living arrangement that will wow your family and friends as well as last through the holiday season.  Using traditional Christmas flowers creatively along with other accent plants will give you a stunning display that can be updated for another season. Instructor: Cheryl Joyner, […]

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Upcoming Nature Events

Two-Day Fly Fishing School

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Kingfisher Outfitters Learn the graceful art of fly fishing from our Professional Cast­ing Instructors who teach from years of experience and an infectious passion for their pursuits. Our weekend fly-fishing schools are lim­ited to 10 participants to ensure an effective instructor-student ratio and consists of classroom instruction, casting practice and lake fishing. […]

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Discovery Bridge Fishing

Join Callaway and our Fishing Experts to fish from the Discovery Center Bridge. It will cost $10 per person. Fishing will provide the cane poles and the worms.

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Nature Navigators

Spend some time with a knowledgeable Gardens’ staffer who will take you on a walk through a featured Gardens area.  Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather.Meet at the Information Desk at the Callaway Discovery Center. Instructor: Gardens' Staff Fee:  $12.80 Purchase Tickets

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Upcoming Basket Weaving Events

Basket Weaving: Home for the Holidays

A very large basket at 14” long!  You will find many uses for this versatile creation.  A basket workshop appropriate for beginner and intermediate basket weavers.  Basketry materials and supplies will be provided.  This is a great opportunity to master a basic basketry technique!  All basketry materials, supplies and tools will be provided.  Attendees should […]

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Upcoming Photography Events

Mastering The Nightscape: Fantasy In Lights (Digital Photography Workshop Series)

Mastering the Nightscape: Fantasy In Lights  Monday, November 12th | 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Mountain Creek Conference Center. Room 110 Join us for a unique opportunity to visit Fantasy In Lights before it opens to the public and shoot the most spectacular holiday light and sound show in the South arranged in over a dozen themed […]

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Upcoming Butterfly Events

Butterfly Keeper for a Day

 Day Butterfly Center Ever wonder what goes on behind the curtain?  Well, wonder no more!  Come and be a Butterfly Keeper for a day!  Learn how to care for butterflies, what they need to be healthy and happy, and help our keepers with the day-to-day operation at the Cecil B. Day Butterfly Center.  You’ll learn […]

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Butterfly Gardening

Add flight to your garden!  You can make your garden even more beautiful by planting the correct plants and creating the perfect environment to attract and support butterflies. It’s easy! Our experts will walk you through the Outdoor Native Butterfly Garden at the Cecil B. Day Butterfly Center and you’ll get an in-depth look at […]

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Upcoming Wellness + Recreation Events

Biketober

BIKETOBER - a Celebration of Exploration on 2 Wheels! Callaway Discovery Center & Discovery Bicycle Trail Biketober is our month-long celebration of exploration on 2-wheels! Explore Callaway Resort & Gardens on our amazing Discovery Bicycle Trail, newly repaved and refreshed in 2017. Extra-fun bicycle activities* are planned all month long, including: Bicycle Scavenger Hunt, Daily; […]

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Full Moon TreeTop Adventure

When the sun goes down, the heart rate goes up on our TreeTop Adventure! Our thrilling Full Moon TreeTop Tour is a special opportunity to climb, zip and run through the forest canopy at 30 feet above the ground, guided only by the light of the full moon. TreeTop Adventure traverses nearly 1,500 feet horizontally, […]

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Fantasy In Lights: March of Dimes Night Walk

26th Annual March of Dimes Night Walk | Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 Christmas Village at Robin Lake Beach Put a holiday twist on the campaign for healthier babies by walking through Fantasy In Lights® to benefit the March of Dimes. Please note that there will be no vehicles on this night.  The walk begins at Robin Lake Beach.  Walkers […]

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Fantasy In Lights: Bicycle Night

Purchase tickets only Purchase overnight ticket package Experience the holiday magic by two wheels this year during our annual Fantasy In Lights® Bicycle Night! Helpful Information: >We will have a limited amount of rental bikes for this event. >All riders must have a bicycle light or a helmet light. >Helmets are encouraged for all guests though […]

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Santa Claus 10K Classic

Come and enjoy the lights while chasing Santa Claus! The course will meander through all of the “Fantasy in Lights”. The course is very easy and will be open to runners and walkers alike. Register Online Make it a Getaway Race & Fitness Series January 26, 2019 (Saturday) Marathon/Half-Marathon and 5K March 31 (Saturday) Great Bunny […]

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