Gardens used to be secret places, accessible only with a thorny key or by skipping ahead to the last page of the book. Embrace garden inclusiveness with today’s Groupon: for $30, you get a one-year family membership to Friends of Fellows Riverside Gardens in Youngstown (a $60 value).
Friends of Fellows Riverside Gardens dedicates time, energy, and not-for-profit fundraising toward preserving the public garden's purpose of enriching local culture and educating through recreation and environmental protection. As contributing stewards of the green space, your family can saunter affably about the free public gardens boasting more than 10 aromatic acres of heterogeneous flora, including a rose collection, perky perennials, and gazable vistas, which combine to attract more than 400,000 flower fanatics every year. Friends of Fellows Riverside Gardens members are entitled to benefits such as a one-year subscription to the full-color season newsletter, a one-year subscription to Better Homes and Gardens magazine, 10% off at the Shop in the Gardens, invitations to members-only events, discounted classes, and a free pass during the next rendezvous with the neighborhood venus flytrap bullying for milk money.
Fellows Riverside Gardens allows its rare and unusual plants to be spied upon every day, year-round, from dawn to dusk. Consult the website for a full list of flowers currently in bloom, or throw a dart at a map of its many fragrant offerings to decide which flower bed you'll recreate first using interpretive arm flailing.
123 McKinley Ave.
Youngstown, Ohio 44509