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Benken Houseplant Expo

Join us for our second annual Houseplant Expo for expert speaker presentations (free), make-and-take workshops (pricing and registration details below), and 20% off all in-store houseplant purchases!

  • Date: Saturday, February 4 2023
  • ALL DAY (Feb 4): all houseplants are 20% off (in-store only)
  • 10am-11am: How to choose the right houseplant for your space. This will have time for a question/answer portion at the end of the ‘class’ (free presentation)
  • 11am-12pm: Adults Terrarium Workshop - pot your own glass terrarium ($50 registration)
  • 12pm-1pm: ORCHID HOUR – Learn everything there is to know about Orchids (free presentation)
  • 12:30-1pm: Kid’s Valentines Card Holder Decorating Workshop - Kids can decorate a container to collect their holiday cards! Parental supervision is required. ($15 registration)
  • 1pm-2pm: Repotting 101 – How, when and what to repot your plant into (free presentation)
  • 2-3pm: Troubleshooting Common Houseplant Problems – Learn about identifying common plant problems and how to treat them (free presentation)



Terrarium Make and Take (Adults)

Pot your own glass terrarium!

  • Date: Saturday, February 4 2023
  • Time: 11am-12pm
  • Cost: $50 registration fee

Max 50 participants.

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Valentine Card Holder Make and Take (Kids)

Kids will get to choose between two different Valentines holder designs, to make something to hold all of their Valentine cards in the coming week! Choices are owl or puppy design.

  • Date: Saturday, February 4 2023
  • Time: 12:30-1pm
  • Cost: $15 registration fee

Max 50 participants. Parental supervision required.

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Dinner and Dancing @ Benken

Please join us for a romantic and memorable Valentine’s evening under the greenhouse lights. We’re partnering with some of our preferred vendors for a night to remember: Vonderhaar’s Catering, HighGrain Brewing Co, Tommy D Productions and Say Cheese Photo Booths!

Date: Saturday, February 11 2023


  • 5:30PM - Open bar/happy hour begins
  • 6:30PM - Dinner is served. Your choice of either chicken or vegan/gluten free.

Pricing Options

Ticket prices include flowers at your table, open bar/happy hour, a plated candle-lit meal with choice of a Chicken meal or a Vegan/GF Meal option, and a night of dancing with a DJ. Benken will have a photo booth set up.

Standard Package

  • Sweetheart table for two: $175
  • Four-top table: $350

VIP Package

8 VIP spots are available in a more private location of the greenhouse.

  • VIP table for two: $250
  • VIP four-top table: $425

Registration is open now. Spots are limited so be sure to register early!

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Galentine's Day Wine & Design Floral Arrangement Workshop

Choose between creating your own red or a pink arrangement while sipping on complimentary red or white wine with your girlfriends. This will be one of our most fun Wine & Design events yet! Hang out for a bit afterwards and shop under the lights!

  • Date: Monday, February 13 2023
  • Time: 6:00-7:00pm
  • Cost: $50 per person

Max 42 participants.

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Due to Covid- we are limiting the capacity of in-person classes. We will add more classes as the need changes.

Event tickets purchased online will have an additional $2.25 processing fee. Bypass the fee by calling the office at (513) 891.1040.