Gardens & Gardening

Spring Bulb Shows

Spring is in bloom at Naumkeag and Stevens-Coolidge

Tickets will go on sale in early March 2024. Make sure you don’t miss alerts to get your tickets for the Spring Bulb Shows!

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Our spring bulbs shows are back! During The Daffodil and Tulip Festival at Naumkeag, in Stockbridge,  stroll through the 8 acres of our world-renowned gardens decorated with over daffodil, tulip, and other bulbs as we celebrate spring in the Berkshires. In North Andover at Stevens Coolidge House & Gardens at Spring Blooms, immerse yourself in the beauty of tulips and other bulbs, filling nine display gardens with the exuberant colors of spring.

Approximately April 20 – May 14
Stevens Coolidge House & Gardens(North Andover): Daily 10AM-5PM (Closed Wednesdays)
Naumkeag(Stockbridge): Daily 10AM-5PM (Closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays)

Saturday, May 6 is Trustees Member Day – this date is open to guests with a currently active Trustees membership only. If you would like to become a Trustees member or renew your membership, please click here!


Tickets & Admission:

How many tickets can I purchase at once? Individual Members can purchase up to 2 tickets per event day at the Member rate; Family Members and above may purchase up to 6 tickets per day the Member rate.

Do children under 2 need a ticket? No, children under 2 are free.

What happens if I show up early or late for my entry time? Due to capacity and parking limitations of guests allowed per hour, we ask that you arrive on time.  Late or early arrivals can not be accommodated.

Can I change my date or time? At this time, we are unable to accommodate date or time changes. Tickets are only refundable if the request is made at least 7 days before your visit.

What is the weather policy? This event is rain or shine, however unsafe or extreme weather will cancel this event. In the event we have to cancel due to weather, we will offer a full refund or a chance to reschedule.

What is the refund policy? Refunds must be requested no later than 7 days before your ticket date in order to be honored.

Parking, Facilities, and Amenities:

Where is the parking for this event? Parking will be on-site for both events.

The property entrance for Stevens-Coolidge House & Garden is located at 153 Chickering Road, North Andover MA.

The entrance for Naumkeag will be located at 5 Prospect Hill Road. Overflow parking in our lower lot will be used and may require you to take the shuttle to the entrance of the property. Walking from the overflow parking area to the entrance of the property is not allowed due to safety concerns.

Is the site handicapped or stroller accessible? Stevens-Coolidge has accessible crushed stone pathways are present throughout the property. Off the paths, the grounds are uneven grass. Naumkeag is not handicapped accessible due to the steep terrain and unpaved paths. Strollers are not recommended and are not allowed inside the house.

Are dogs allowed? No, in order to protect our gardens dogs are not allowed on our public garden properties at any time.

Is the interior of the property open to the public during the show? The first floor of the historic houses will be open during this special event. However, please note that due to the limited space inside the house, there may be a queue to enter.

Can I bring my own food or drink? Light concessions will be sold on-site.

Will restrooms be available for guests? Yes, restrooms are available.