Planting Event with Canoyer Garden Center May 17


SOLD OUT-Join us Monday May 17 at Canoyer Garden Center in Grimes for a DIY Planting Event

Join us for You Grow Girl, a night assembling a custom, outdoor planter, enjoying a drink from Whimsical Wine Trailer, and shopping with an exclusive 10% discount at Canoyer Garden Center in Grimes (includes items from Glasshouse Market & Canoyer Garden Center). 

Canoyer Garden Center is a family-owned and operated Des Moines area business, with locations in Grimes and Ankeny. Canoyer Garden Center’s planting station is the perfect place to build a planter to get you ready for summer! 

Tickets are $25 for one or $40 for two. Admission includes: 

  • Custom DIY planter (10″ planter + plants + potting soil)** a $40 value!
  • Instructions and guidance for assembly
  • Complimentary drink for sangria from The Whimsical Wine Trailer 
  • Exclusive 10% discount on additional shopping at the Garden Center and Glasshouse Market

Planters will be assembled in shifts from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., and shopping with the exclusive discount is valid until 8:30 p.m. that evening. 

planting event

**Planters are customizable and vary in appearance. Planters at the event will be 10-12 inches, and include soil and a variety of plant options to fill the pot provided

wine trailer

The Whimsical Wine Trailer is Iowa’s First Mobile Wine Bar. They offer wine and sangria from local Iowa wineries and breweries including Backcountry Winery. The mobile bar is available for events and they also have sangria jug delivery.


Face coverings will be required for the event to reduce the risks of exposure to COVID-19. Please do not come to the event if you have any symptoms of COVID-19 or have a known exposure to COVID-19 in the past 14 days. 

Connect with Canoyer Garden Center

3355 SE Gateway Drive Grimes




Please note, we are only selling a limited number of tickets to the event. You must be 21 years or older to attend. No minors are permitted. Due to the nature and planning of the event, we cannot accommodate cancellations or refunds. By purchasing a ticket you are permitting Des Moines Mom to take photos of you at the event for promotional use and add your email to our e-newsletter list.


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