Upcoming Events

The Know - Maintenance Perennial Garden

Saturday, July 13 from 9 - 11 a.m
presented by Roy Diblik
Roy Diblik is an internationally recognized perennial plant expert, grower, designer, speaker and author. Combining his 35 years of knowledge growing traditional and Midwest native perennials, he specializes in highly aesthetic, sustainable plant communities for all seasons, while reducing maintenance through design. He believes that gardens should be thoughtful, ecologically directed, emotionally outreaching and yet very personal. His firm, Northwind Perennials, has produced landscapes for Mitchell Park Domes in Milwaukee and The Art Institute of Chicago, among many others.
Advance registration tickets $35
General Admission tickets available day of event

Add Some Color to Your Midsummer Gardens

Sunday, July 14 from 9 - 11 a.m
presented by Melinda Myers
Spring flowers have faded, and late summer blossoms are just beginning to develop. Annuals are struggling in the heat and your garden is looking tired. Nationally recognized gardening expert, TV/radio host and author Melinda Myers will share some strategies for adding color and pizzazz to your summer garden. She’ll feature heat and drought tolerant perennials and annuals that reach their stride midseason, providing colorful bloom for you, the hummingbirds, butterflies and bees to enjoy. Be sure to bring your gardening questions! Melinda will be available to answer questions on a wide array of gardening topics.
Advance registration tickets $35
General Admission tickets available day of event

Classes at Sanger House

Dates TBA
In 2019, we'll be hosting Garden Talks and Floral Design Classes from local experts. Stay Tuned for more information.

Past Events

Jazz in the Garden

August 22nd, 2018

Doors Open Milwaukee

September 22nd-23rd, 2018

We Can Host Your Next Event

Built in 1872 Sanger House is a charming Victorian home, the magnificent gardens have 400 different plant varieties including, trees, shrubs, conifers, perennials, annuals, tropical & grasses. The urban gardens are visited by hundreds of visitors and horticultural enthusiasts each year. The gardens are a Milwaukee event venue capable of hosting everything from business events, Weddings, private dinners and Supper clubs. We have caterers who have worked at our venue over the years but we also allow our visitors to use a caterer of their choice. Some of the other services which we can offer are florists, photographers, musicians, bartenders and rental companies for tables, chairs, and staging. We know how challenging it can be to find beautiful wedding venues in Milwaukee. Then you have to transform the venue into a wedding venue worthy of your special day. Sanger House Gardens is a little-known secret in the heart of Milwaukee. With built-in decorations of countless flowers at Sanger House Gardens, easing the pressure on wedding coordinators and others that help decorate for the event. As one of the best Wisconsin wedding venues, we want to make sure your day is as seamless as possible.

Milwaukee wedding venues

One of the many features we are proud to offer is the ability to hold the wedding and the reception all in the Sanger House Gardens. And the grounds are the perfect place to have your wedding photos taken. You are surrounded by a breathtaking, large garden that has wide expanses within the garden where memorable photos can be taken of the bride and groom, the wedding party, and more.

Weddings & Receptions

When you need Milwaukee event venues, Sanger House Gardens provides a breathtaking environment for a memorable wedding and/or reception. Wedding photos can't help but be spectacular with a backdrop worthy of being featured on the gardening show Great Lakes Gardener, in Fine Gardening magazine, Milwaukee Journal paper and many other gardening sources.

Over the years, we have hosted gorgeous weddings. The bride and groom bask in the glory of color that surrounds them in the garden. The natural decorations the flowers make for the ceremony an easier task. 

The Carriage House is made available as a staging area for the Bride, Groom, and wedding party to get ready for the wedding in addition to meeting needs that the catering staff  may need such as sink, refrigerator, counter space, etc. We are proud to be one of the premier Milwaukee event venues.

Other Events
Sanger House Gardens
Can Host For You

Wedding Shower
Baby Shower
Corporate Events
Bat Mitzvah / Bar Mitzvah
Corporate Events