Homestead Gardens’ A Feast of Color flower show opens up this weekend

| March 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

You just know that spring is here when Homestead Gardens rolls out their annual flower show. This is the 27th one and it opens this weekend.

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Once again, Homestead’s talented team has created themed vignettes using thousands of flowers, shrubs, trees, furnishings and more to showcase nature’s influence on how we live, work and play. From Sun and Sea and Scenic Meadows to Farm to Table and Backyard Living, you will be presented with an array of color, ideas, information and the tools you need to create your own ‘Feast of Color’. The Home & Garden Expo is free and open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.

Workshops and demonstrations will be held during the week.

Saturday March 12th Expo Events:

10am-1pm – Expo Bonus: 2nd Annual Safe Paws

Bring your family, fido and friends to Homestead’s Farm & Pet Department and learn how to keep your lawn & garden safe. Guest Vendors, photo booth & more!

Event is FREE! Click to learn more…

10am-3pm – Raptor’s Eye Exhibit

Visit our Meadow Feast vignette to get up close with live birds of prey!

11am-3pm – Food Art Demo

Award winning food artist (and Navy veteran!) Ernesto Alvarez whose elaborate veggies carvings have been shown in the White House will be here to share his talent with Expo attendees!

12-1pm – Bowie Baysox Mascot Meet & Greet

Take a photo with the Bowie Baysox’s famous mascot Louie when he makes an appearance at our flower show!

12-3pm – Bowie Baysox Kids Activities

Join the Bowie Baysox at their activity table for fun and giveaways!

All Day – Grab a bite at ‘Diner on the Go’ food truck

Providing a “Fresh Twist on traditional Diner food”

Saturday’s ‘Expo Experts’:

Espoma Organic

Visit our Lawn & Garden department and learn how to grow a kid and pet safe lawn.

Jonathan Green

Visit our Lawn & Garden department and learn how to to enhance the beauty of your lawn organically by feeding the soil, too!

Telescope Casual

Visit our Patio department and discover how Telescope Casual furniture marries comfort, style AND quality.

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