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Bachman’s Garden Center

Bachman's on Lyndale, Minneapolis 6010 Lyndale Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55419
10050 6TH Ave N Plymouth, MN 55441
8200 University Ave NE, Fridley, MN 55432, USA
2600 White Bear Ave N Maplewood, MN 55109
770 Prairie Center Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344, USA
7955 150th St W, Apple Valley, MN 55124, USA
23004 Cedar Avenue South, Farmington, MN 55024, USA
(612) 861-7311
Admission: $0.00
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While there are any number of greenhouses and garden centers in the Twin Cities, Bachman's Garden Center is the hometown favorite. Whatever your family's gardening interest, Bachman's will have it in their catalog and offer advice for growing it -- Fairy Gardens, Bonsai, flowers, vegetables. you can find it in their catalog. There are seven garden centers in the Twin Cities plus a downtown location and several Lunds & Byerly's locations.

Kids Activities at Bachman's Garden Center

Bachman's offers gardening events and activities year round. Events geared toward kids have been so popular that we don't try to list them on our calendar. If gardening with kids is your thing, we recommend checking early and often for kids programming or joining their purple rewards club so you'll get heads up emails.

  • Bachman's Aquaponics Kids class 2013Bachman's Aquaponics Kids class 2013
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Get More Ideas with our Family Fun Idea: Gardening with Kids.

Christmas at the Lyndale Bachman's Garden Center

The Lyndale location traditionally develops an original Christmas play each season, with showtimes during their annual Christmas open house. Other highlights of the open house include:

  • Arrival celebration for Santa and his entourage
  • A reindeer corral
  • A craft area
  • Refreshments
  • Carols 
  • Photo ops with Santa and elf
  • Special guests

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