ABOUT IMGC 2021

International Master Gardener Conference (IMGC) is a five-day long conference packed with tours, workshops, and leading horticultural experts. 

International Master Gardener conferences are held every two years and provide an opportunity for members of the public, Extension Master Gardeners, and Extension specialists to come together and learn through seminars and tours, while also convening committee meetings and exchanging ideas and concerns.

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JOIN US IN NORFOLK, VA

Where is Norfolk? Norfolk is close to everything! 

Norfolk is located in coastal Virginia, within a few hours of Washington, D.C., Williamsburg, VA, and Richmond, VA. Norfolk is home to the world’s largest naval base and offers access to a variety of sight seeing, dining, and shopping opportunities.

Norfolk has been recognized as a Tree City and its neighborhoods have extensive trees and flowers. It is home to the Norfolk Botanical Garden.

Get started planning your visit to Norfolk! 

HILTON, NORFOLK

OUR VENUE, THE MAIN

IMGC 2021 will be held at Hilton Norfolk The Main, a conveniently-located conference venue with four floors of conference space. 

The Main is located just a block from the waterfront in Norfolk and within walking distance of dozens of restaurants, museums, shopping, and sight seeing.

Lodging is available at The Main, with overflow lodging available at the Marriott across the street.

Learn more about The Main, lodging, and travel options.

FOR EXTENSION MASTER GARDENERS

Search for Excellence

Search for excellence 2021 will open soon! 

Learn more about the search for excellence

Networking opportunities

IMGC 2021 will feature special opportunities for networking with EMGS from different states.