There’s something going on from March through December here at WRF Nursery. Join us for one of our monthly garden themed craft nights.  We also have a family-friendly fall festival complete with a pumpkin patch and challenging corn maze. Just before the season runs up, we have a Christmas Open House and the ever-popular Breakfast with Santa!


WRF Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Win tickets to our Breakfast With Santa event, November 24th! You can decorate, paint, or carve your pumpkin however you wish! There will be two catagories: child and adult.

Submit a photo of your decorated pumpkin by Oct. 30, 2018 to marketing@wrfnursery.com

**Please include your name and city (and/or child’s first name & age).**

Official Rules: Under 18 must have parent consent to enter. Child category is open to ages 1y-11y. 12& up will be entered as an adult. Contestants may use any size pumpkin or gourd from WRF. Please only submit one pumpkin per photo, and one photo per person. (You can attach multiple photos in email if more than one family member would like to enter). Please do not submit photos from previous years. Deadline to submit your photo(s) is October 30, 2018 9pm CST.

Disclaimer: By submitting your photo(s) in this contest you allow WRF to share it on our website and/or social media pages.

How Are Winners Determined?

Once the submission deadline has passed, you will receive a confirmation email. We will upload all submissions to our Facebook page on Oct. 31st. WRF staff will choose one favorite in the child and adult catagories to receive a 10 point lead. Viewers can vote until Nov. 1st 9pm CST for their favorite entry by liking the photo of their choice. Each “like”, “love” etc, gets one point. The winner of each catagory will be determined by the photo with the greatest number of points! In the event of a tie, WRF will choose between the finalists by random draw.


Coming Up


Kids Workshop! Oct. 20th at 11AM

Cost is $3. This kid’s activity we will plant succulents and succulent cuttings in 2″ plastic jack-o-lanterns for Halloween. Project starts at 11am. Please signup by phone (219) 462-8733 or email gardencenter@wrfnursery.com . Class size is limited.



Christmas Open House

Deck your halls with fresh winter greenery! Stop by WRF Nursery & Garden Center November 17th, from 9am-5pm, during our annual Christmas Open House and Craft Fair. Want to pickup your Winter Greenery order during the Open House? Order ahead! Visit wrfnursery.com/winter


Breakfast With Santa

Enjoy some ho ho home-cooked, fluffy pancakes in the company of Santa himself! On November 24th, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available to take pictures and Christmas wishes between 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

$6 per person for this special all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast! Children ages 2 and under are FREE.

Want to pickup your Winter Greenery order during the Breakfast With Santa? Order ahead! Visit wrfnursery.com/winter


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