Perennial Premiere

Ask about our special IMA Membership Discount for Perennial Premiere

Shake off the winter weather at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. Perennial Premiere, the IMA’s annual salute to spring, takes place on Saturday, April 23 from 9 am to 5 pm (9 am to 1 pm is Members only), and Sunday, April 24 from noon to 4 pm.

This year, Perennial Premiere moves to a new location at Newfield by our surface parking lot, to provide convenient parking and plant pickup for all guests. Don’t miss this perfect event for gardeners, families, and nature enthusiasts alike. Join us to peruse and purchase plants from over 600 varieties including hard-to-find perennials, and native trees and shrubs. The events features a variety of gardening activities for the whole family.

IMA horticulturists are available all weekend to answer any questions, and visitors are invited to take a guided garden walk and view a Bonsai exhibition in Garden Terrace.

In addition to an incredible selection of plants, visitors can visit booths of a variety of regional vendors who will be on hand selling nature and gardening-related merchandise.

Additional parking is available at the Indiana Interchurch Center located at the corner of Michigan Road and 42nd Street. Free shuttle service is provided.

For questions regarding Perennial Premiere, please contact the Event Information line at (317) 923-1331 x491 or

Perennial Premiere Indianapolis Museum of Art 4000 Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN