& Beyond Events
CLASSES / EVENTS
February 23 – 26: Connecticut Flower & Garden Show. Woodland Enchantment. Over an acre of gardens in full bloom; Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut Advanced Standard Flower Show; over 300 booths of displays, activities and shopping; more than 80 hours of seminars by horticulturists and experts. $18 adults; $16 seniors age 62 & over Thursday/Friday only; $4 children 5-12; free under age 5. Admission payment by cash only. Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford. 860/844-8461; Facebook; CTFlowerShow.com.
March 11 – March 19: Philadelphia Flower Show. Holland: Flowering the World. Show visitors will experience the Netherlands, from the canals of Amsterdam to the castle gardens and Keukenhof fields, historic and modern architecture, world renowned art and Holland’s culinary culture of cheeses, chocolates, beer and other cuisine. Themed garden displays, floral arranging competitions, presentations, demonstrations, vendors. Pennsylvania Convention Center, 12th & Arch Streets, Philadelphia, PA. theflowershow.com.
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March 22 – 26: Boston Flower & Garden Show. Superheroes of the Garden, a veritable Horti-Con, honoring the crusaders, innovative tools and legendary plants helping to make us all champions in the battle for garden supremacy. Display gardens, lectures, demonstrations, competitions, vendors. Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, MA. bostonflowershow.com.
March 24 – 26: Capital District Garden & Flower Show, Friday, 10 am – 8 pm; Saturday, 9 am – 7 pm; Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm. Full-scale display gardens, over 100 floral exhibits, hourly lectures & cooking demonstrations, outdoor living & garden-themed retail exhibits, wine tastings. Hudson Valley Community College, 80 Vandenburgh Avenue (Route 4), Troy, NY. gardenandflowershow.com.