Whitby In Bloom




Whitby in Bloom  is a beautification program that promotes environmental responsibility and civic pride.The Whitby in Bloom Committee promotes civic beautification and pride through programs, partnerships, and education focusing on horticultural, landscape, and environmentally responsible projects. 

Whitby In Bloom Speakers Series

Whitby in Bloom Speaker Series Graphic

The Whitby in Bloom Committee hosts a Speaker Series in partnership with the Brooklin Horticultural Society.  This three-part series runs from March to May each year.   The Series brings experienced gardeners and authors to Whitby to share their knowledge and expertise. Learn tips and tricks to spruce up your garden by attending one, or all, of our free seminars!

Reserve your spot - REGISTER NOW for the Speaker Series.

View the event poster for details

Event Details

TIME:  7:30p.m.
LOCATION: Brooklin United Church, 19 Cassels Road East

May 22 – Carol Pasternak “Drama in the Butterfly Garden” 

Explore the secret lives in your yard or nearby natural area.  Through macros and videos, you’ll see insects hatching, transforming, courting, and even farming!  Butterfly expert and author Carol Pasternak will answer questions, and offer a book signing, How To Raise Monarch Butterflies. A Step-by-Step Guide for Kids, (available for purchase $10) at the end of the evening.

Presented in partnership by the Whitby in Bloom Committee and the Brooklin Horticultural Society.

Whitby in Bloom Garden Tour

Whitby in Bloom Garden Tour

The Whitby in Bloom Committee coordinates the Annual Garden Tour which is based on the international Communities in Bloom program. The success of this event is attributed to the dedicated efforts of volunteers and the participation of homeowners throughout Whitby who graciously open their picturesque gardens to the public.

Event Details

Date: Saturday, July 20, 2019
Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Enjoy a free tour of gorgeous properties! In lieu of admission, please bring a non-perishable food donation for local food banks.

View our 2019 Garden Tour Brochure

2019 Brochure

Click to view the 2018 Garden Tour Brochure


10 gorgeous properties throughout Whitby.

Get Involved

Volunteer Opportunities

Information about the many volunteer opportunities at all Town of Whitby events can be found on our Volunteers page.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Aspects of most Town of Whitby events are sponsored by local businesses and community organizations. To find out how your organization can contribute to Family Day please contact the Manager of Advertising and Sponsorship Sales by email or phone 905.430.4300 x7488.


Special Events Team by email events@whitby.ca or phone 905.430.4301.