Departure is Saturday, Sept. 25, departing at 6 a.m. and returning by approximately 11 p.m.
Travel time each way is approximately 4.5 hours, including a bathroom stop midway.
You will have approximately six hours at Missouri Botanic Garden.
Cost is $75 and includes entrance to Missouri Botanical Garden; your transportation via a 15-seat high top van driven by Gardeners Connect President Dan Burkholder with curbside drop off and pickup and in van bottled water and homemade treats by Brian Chadwick-Robinson, executive director and tour guide.
Lunch will be available for purchase in the garden, and they currently have limited menu options including sandwich and salad options at two locations with outdoor seating only. All in-garden purchases are cashless/no signature required using a credit or debit card.
Dinner will be as a group at a restaurant in St Louis before our return and is not included in the trip price.
Once again, the Kauffman Foundation has generously allowed us to use their parking lot as a departure location.
This will be a long day, but you can sit back and relax on the drive and chat with gardening friends regaling each other with the adventures of the day.
For full details, Health and Safety, Cancellation and COVID Vaccine Requirements please visit GardenersConnect.org.