Events at Willowwood Arboretum

Autumn Open House October 5th at Willowwood: $5. entry fee per car

Visit Willowwood this fall when the meadows are in bloom. The Horticulture Staff will have an Open House Noon to Four with garden tours, music and other events. Mark Sunday, October 5, 2014 from 12 to 4 p.m. on your calendar.

Celebrate the changing seasons and rediscover one of New Jersey’s most beautiful public gardens, Willowwood Arboretum in Chester Township. On Sunday, October 5, the falling leaf, the slanting sun, and a palette of jewel tones are the subject of our collective admiration.

Internships and Seasonal Gardener Positions Now Available

Contact Kate Gutierrez, Morris County Park Commission for more information at (973) 326.7629 or
e-mail your resume to

More information is available on the "Contact Us" Page.

Late Summer & Fall Photo Contest

The Willowwood Foundation is pleased to announce the 2015 Photo Contest. The Topic is: Autumn Flora and Fauna at Willowwood. Submission Deadline is April 15, 2015.

Photographers of all ages—get your cameras ready! After the successful Daffodil, Magnolia and Cherry Photo Contests, the Willowwood Foundation has planned a 4th contest on Willowwood’s Flora and Fauna during the late Summer and Fall seasons.

Mark your 2015 Calendar: 20th Anniversary 'Lilac Party', Sunday, May 17

Plan to attend this very special '20th Anniversary' Lilac Party. More details on this lovely garden party will be forthcoming but definitely plan to listen to The Ten and enjoy a Spring Artisan wine tasting with
Chris Cree, 56 degree wine, Bernardsville.