An annual Congress held for one week between August and October, each year in a different host country. This comprises of a business meeting, which elects officials and administers the affairs of the Association, a concentrated business IGCA Interactive Tour for the younger generation of garden centre employees, managers and directors, and an excellent social programme.

International Garden Centre Association Congress 2017 Canada

September 17-22, 2017, the International Garden Centre Association’s 2017 Congress will be hosted by the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Home to the world famous Niagara Falls, the Niagara region is also known for its wineries, history and of course, its garden centres.

Come and explore this diverse area and visit some of Canada’s most renowned garden retailers. We will take you to urban garden centres, right in the heart of metropolitan areas; as well as retail nurseries that span hundreds of acres. In between these visits, you will have a chance to dine in Ontario’s cultural hub, Toronto, then taste our world famous ice wine in Niagara and maybe even see some Canadian wildlife along the way!

Go to https://www.facebook.com/IGCACanada2017 for all the videos and photos.