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Herb Day at LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens

  • LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens 4560 Essen Lane Baton Rouge, LA, 70809 United States (map)

The Herb Society of America, Baton Rouge Unit, proudly presents their third annual Herb Day! This is a family-friendly event—bring the kids, and admission is free. 

Hundreds of herb plants for sale, raffle prizes, vendors of jewelry and crafts, live music, food trucks, and more!

Herb Day is an educational outdoor and gardening event and sale sponsored by the American Herb Society Baton Rouge Unit. Activities include a tea room with scones, short-breads, and cookies for tasting herbal teas, herb classes, herbal products and hundreds of herb plants for sale propagated by the Capitol Area Native Plant Society. There will be an Herb “Petting Zoo” and other children’s activities to make this event fun for all ages. Merchants will be located in the Steele Burden Memorial Orangerie to sell homemade jellies and jams, gardening tools, art and more. Herb classes will start at 9:30 a.m. and continue every hour. Other local plant societies will be present to answer your gardening questions.

Check out their Facebook event page for a break down of the courses held in the Conference Center. 

Earlier Event: February 23
Coffee on the Porch
Later Event: February 24
Letterpress Printing with Nature