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Cape Cod Hydrangea Fest Opening Night Party at Cape Cod Beer

Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Cape Cod Beer, 1336 Phinneys Ln, Hyannis, MA 02601

Join gardeners, nonprofits and organizers of the Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival at Cape Cod Beer for a celebratory opening night party. Come out and try Cape Cod Beer Hydrangea Cocktail. Free to attend. Open to public!  


Cape Cod Hydrangea Fest Cocktail Trail 2018

Friday, July 6, 2018 to Sunday, July 15, 2018
Various Locations Across Cape Cod

Cool off from the heat of July while you are enjoying the gardens of 2018 Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival! Stop in at participating local restaurants, venues & stores throughout Cape Cod along the Hydrangea Festival Cocktail Trail, sponsored by Cape Cod Beer. Each location is serving their own Hydrangea-inspired cocktails that you can only try during the festival.

Hydrangea University

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street, Sandwich

Heritage Museums & Gardens and the Cape Cod Hydrangea Society are pleased to partner to present the third annual Hydrangea University. Expert speakers, including: Dr. Michael Dirr, professor emeritus of horticulture at the University of Georgia and noted author and expert on woody plants; Natalia Hamill, Brand and Business Development Manager at Bailey Nurseries in Minnesota, widely recognized as one of the country’s largest wholesale nurseries; and Mal Condon, Heritage’s Curator of Hydrangeas, will inspire and entertain while increasing our knowledge of hydrangeas.

Hydrangea University

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Heritage Museums & Gardens-Heald Auditorium, 67 Grove St, Sandwich, MA

 CCHS is proud once again to partner with Heritage Museum and Gardens to be the “kick off” event for the 2018 Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival.  Hydrangea University will take place on July 6th from 8:30 to noon.  Tickets will be available at  ($65.00 for members of CCHS and Heritage, $80.00 for nonmembers).  This year's event will feature:

Barnstable Education Foundation Garden Tours - July 6th

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Hyannis, Centerville, Sandwich

Five beautiful gardens will be open for viewing on July 6th, 10 am-4 pm. The proceeds from the garden tours will benefit the Branstable Education Foundation. Admission:$5 per garden Rain or Shine

Hydrangea Festival at Heritage Museums & Gardens

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street, Sandwich

The Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival returns, celebrating the iconic plant that makes Cape Cod so stunning in July. See the expanded North American Hydrangea Test Garden, participate in workshops, purchase plants, and tour the garden, which includes over 150 spectacular species and cultivars. All programs are free with Museum admission. No advance registration required.

Hydrangea Basics Walk and Talk
Friday, July 6-Sunday, July 15
11-11:45 am

Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 4:00pm

The Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival is an annual celebration of the region's blue, pink, and white signature flowers! This ten day festival's main attractions are the daily tours of private gardens, each designed and maintained by the individual homeowners and carrying a unique charm. You are sure to enjoy such eclectic spaces, not to mention the good feeling of supporting a variety of local nonprofits. 

Garden Party at Whelden Memorial Library

Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Whelden Memorial Library 2401 Meetinghouse Way ( Route 149), West Barnstable, MA 02668

Join us for a garden party at the library. Learn more about the gardens that will be open for tours. Plants, books, garden gear, baked goods for sale with crafts for kids.

A Classic Cape Cod Garden Tour to benefit Barnstable-Yarmouth Lions Club

Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
57 Fairwood Rd, South Yarmouth

Visit this beautiful Cape Cod home with foundation plantings of rhododendrons, hostas and other plants.  See over twenty hydrangeas of seven different varieties and colors. Imagine having coffee on the blue stone patio with pergola and assorted plants and view the garden shed with window boxes and plenty of bird feeders and houses. Learn how the owner have used hydrangeas to follow a white two-rail fence with a classic arbor. Be inspired by the farmers porch overlooking gardens with roses and plats that attract birds and butterflies.

Sandwich Garden Club: Glass Town Garden Tour

Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Sandwich Historic District

The Sandwich Garden Club is proud to host this charming garden tour of historic Sandwich.   You will see gardens in bloom at the peak of their summer beauty in close proximity to each other to allow for a walking tour (approximately 1-1.5 miles).  If you choose to walk, be sure to savor all the other exquisite summer gardens not officially on tour.  Take a deep breath, relax, and bring yourself back to a simpler time when horses and buggies traveled our roads and glassblowers worked in factories from dawn to dusk.