​​​​​​Southtown Dahlia Club

A Participating Member of the American Dahlia Society and The Midwest Dahlia Conference

Chicago, Illinois, South Suburbs

The Southtown Dahlia Club generally meets at the NEW Crestwood Civic Center at 13820 S. Cicero Ave., Crestwood, IL, 60418. Meetings take place on the 4th Sunday of each month, from 1:00 -- 3:30 p.m. (unless noted otherwise).
Monthly newsletters to members/interested gardeners and Facebook notices will list meeting/event locations/details.
The SDC  Annual Dahlia Show is traditionally Labor Day Weekend, with exceptions to accommodate Midwest Dahlia Conference Events Shows.   If you grow Dahlias, you are encouraged to enter your blooms in our fall Show, SDC Members will show you how!
Visitors are welcome to all open meeting free of charge. Annual membership dues are $15.00 individual, $20.00 for two residing at same address. Sign-up during any meeting or click the button to access a Membership Form 
For information: SouthtownDahliaClub1@gmail.com

What SDC Offers

SDC location, meeting dates and times

Monthly Meetings & Newsletters

Annual Club Picnic

Tours of Member's Gardens
SDC's Annual Spring Sale

SDC's Annual Competition & Show

SDC's Annual Awards Banquet

Assigned Mentor & Sponsor

Annual Video Presentation of New ADS Dahlia Introductions
Workshops & presentations on dahlia culture include: guidance in planting, growing, exhibiting, arranging, propagating & hybridizing dahlias.

​Participation in Lake Katherine Nature Preserve Southtown Dahlia Club
Dahlia Exhibition Garden

Our Club

The Southtown Dahlia Club is made up of a friendly, fun-loving group of individuals who have a mutual interest in growing hybridized dahlias. We invite you to join us at a  regularly scheduled meeting or contact us at any time to learn more. (See our calendar for meeting dates,  and below for directions to our home meeting location.) 

Our Mission

The Southtown Dahlia Club is a member of the American Dahlia Society.Our mission is to promote the interest, culture and development of dahlias. Visit our Dahlia Exhibition Garden at Lake Katherine Nature Preserve in Palos Heights, Illinois to see Spectacular Dahlias!