Friday, October 1

In-Person Guests may attend all events on September 28-October 1.
The Virtual Conference Attendees will include sessions on September 29 and 30. 

See Full Conference Schedule. The Schedule is Subject to Change.

9 am to 12 pm

Tour Chicago Botanic Garden:

The Garden is located at 1000 Lake Cook Road in Glencoe, Illinois.

MAP HERE

Drive your own vehicle or catch a ride with a friend/ride service. Complimentary parking and a tour is included with registration.

Tour will begin promptly at 9 am. Meet at the Visitor Center at 9:00 to begin the tours.

Free Parking: At the gatehouse identify yourself as attending the IPPS Greenhouse Tour for free parking. 

Getting to the Garden by Car

From Chicago
Follow the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/94) west to Edens Expressway (I-94) and U.S. Route 41. Exit at Lake Cook Road and travel ½ mile east to the Garden.

From the north
Head south on U.S. Route 41 or I-294. Exit at Lake Cook Road and travel east to the Garden.

From the west
From I-90, take I-294 toward Wisconsin. Exit at Lake Cook Road and travel east four miles to the Garden.

From the south
Take I-294 north, exit at Lake Cook Road, and travel east four miles to the Garden. 

12 pm Conference Concludes