How-to classes, seminars, and make it/take workshops for both kids and adults from our garden experts.


Sidewalk Sale

Independence & Great Neck Locations

It's time for an old-fashioned sidewalk sale! A McDonald tradition that dates back decades, join us for the clearance event of the season with markdowns up to 75% off select plants, accessories and more. Take a stroll through savings August 3rd-16th, 2022 at both our year-round locations. Shop early, while supplies last, selection may vary.



Independence & Great Neck Locations

Fall lawn season is here! Join us as we celebrate Lawn-a-thon, a weeklong event featuring everything grass-centric with the year's best deals on lawn solutions, seed, and more! Stop by either of our year-round locations for some green deals from August 22-28, 2022.


Lawn Care 101

Independence & Great Neck Locations

Show your lawn some love this season! Learn from the local lawn experts how to tackle fall lawn care and maintenance options. This class will cover total renovation to basic care for traditional fall lawns and organic lawns. Attend at either year-round location Saturday, August 27, 2022 at 11 a.m. Seminar is FREE. Walk-ins welcome, no registration required. Seating is limited.


Mulch Madness

Independence & Great Neck Locations

Mulching is an essential part of keeping your garden clean, controlling temperatures, and ensuring evenly watered soil. Take advantage of amazing deals on your favorite garden addition with our Mulch Madness sales event this September 2-5, 2022.

Upcoming Workshops

Make a Scarecrow

Independence Location Only

McDonald Garden Center is excited to announce the 26th annual Make a Scarecrow event is on for 2022! Join us, rain or shine, September 17-18, 2022 at 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at our Independence location.

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