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Lowe’s Curbside Pick Up Kits for Kids
April 8 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 29, 2021
Here are more fun things to do with kids at home.
Lowe’s Garden-to-Go Kits for Kids
As part of Lowe’s SpringFest, Lowe’s is offering free Garden-to-Go kits for kids. Beginning April 1, 2021 customers can register on Lowes.com for free Garden-to-Go kits. The first curbside event will be held on April 8, 2021 and then occur each Thursday through the rest of the month. These family-friendly activity kits can be reserved on Lowes.com starting one week before each event and kits include:
Lowe’s Garden-to-Go Kits Pick Up Schedule
- Thursday, April 8, registration opens April 1, 2021
- Thursday, April 15, registration opens April 8, 2021 at 12 am Eastern.
- Thursday, April 22, registration opens April 15, 2021 at 12 am Eastern.
- Thursday, April 29, registration opens April 22, 2021 at 12 am Eastern.
Check if your local Lowe’s Home Improvement store is participating.
Lowe’s Garden-to-Go Kits Activities
- April 8: Garden-to-Go kit sponsored by Miracle-Gro with exclusive recipes from professional cook and food stylist Amanda Frederickson.
- Miracle-Gro Planting KitStart a garden right in your own backyard. Lowe’s will provide everything, including a Lowe’s blue bucket filled with Miracle-Gro Potting Mix and Miracle-Gro All-Purpose Water-Soluable Plant Food, a Bonnie Foodie Fresh plant, gloves and recipe cards. Pick up your free kit curbside, 5-7 p.m.
- April 15: Lowe’s Mystery Garden Pinata with mystery seed packets.
- Fun for the whole family. This biodegradable piñata is filled with mystery seed bombs and growfetti.
- April 22: Tree Giveaway – 500,000 tree saplings given out in honor of Earth Day.
- Celebrate Earth Day with Lowe’s by planting a free tree sapling. Not only will you be giving back to the Earth but you’ll also be adding a beautiful new tree to your landscape.
- April 29: Lowe’s Butterfly Quest which helps families create a butterfly garden.
- Get a butterfly house craft kit to build shelter for our backyard friends. You’ll receive wood to assemble the house, paint and a paintbrush, and seeds.
Fees for the Lowe’s Garden-to-Go Kits
- There is no cost involved with this program.
More about Lowe’s Garden-to-Go Kits
Registration is required. You must register with your local store at this link. The curbside pick up time is 5-7 pm. Limit one kit per registered family. While supplies last.
- Look for the Enter Here sign to join the event curbside pickup line.
- Please keep proof of online event registration ready to show staff.
- Drive up pick up of the kits will be held between 5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M on the designated Thursdays.
- Guests must remain in their vehicles at all times while in the curbside event pickup line.
- Event is rain or shine, barring severe weather.
- Lowe’s reserves the right to cancel at sole discretion, and the event will not be rescheduled.
- Smoking is strictly prohibited. No drugs or alcohol are permitted on the premises.
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