What is a Gathering?
Digging In Gatherings are created specifically for professional container garden designers. Each year, attendees from all over the country gather with other business owners in their industry, creating strong connections, inspiring creative design, and learning how to grow their businesses.
Attending a Gathering allows you to make new connections and create new opportunities for you and your business. From great speakers to business-building sessions; from inspiring tours to relaxing over a meal-Digging In Gatherings provide you with the right tools and relationships to help you succeed!
There is nothing better than to be surrounded by like-minded professionals!
Who comes to the Gatherings?
Professional container garden designers from all over attend the gatherings. Any person who owns, manages, or is employed at a container gardening or landscape business can attend a gathering. If you are thinking about starting your own business you are welcome to attend a gathering. It is a great place to learn from others and be inspired to get your own business growing!
When is the next Gathering?
Join us in August!
Attend the Grand Garden Show with the Digging In Community
August 30 – September 1, 2020
Mackinac Island, Michigan
Join us for a special gathering located at the world’s largest summer resort providing a spectacular flower-filled setting, Mackinac Island, Michigan. This will be a multi-day event with hands-on demonstrations and presentations from some of the nation’s foremost garden design experts. As an attendee with Digging In Gathering, you will be treated to a special behind the scenes tour with Jack Barnwell, award winning garden designer of Barnwell Landscape and C3 Gardens.
Monday & Tuesday we will spend the morning in inspirational garden sessions followed by exclusive private home garden tours around Mackinac Island in the afternoon. We will wind down the day with a Monday evening reception on the grounds of the Grand Hotel.
This event will celebrate the beauty of flowers, providing you with inspiration, education and relaxation!