Springfest Flower and Garden Show
March 13-16, 2014
The Springfest Flower and Garden Show arrives in Sussex County, New Jersey on March 13th and runs through the 16th at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta. This annual event, now in its 18th year, will bring us the warm smells of spring, beautiful gardens and lots of great lectures to get us in a planting frame of mind. The glassed in 5,000 square foot Conservatory will be filled with garden exhibits and blooming flowers. Specially designed gardens will be situated throughout the show with annuals and perennials, waterfalls and ponds, arbors and stonework - a perfect way to get ideas for your next home project. Back by popular demand will be "Designer Sheds: Living in Your Garden". After walking around the show, take a break and take in one (or more) of the many lectures from a comprehensive speaker list. Check the Springfest website for a full listing of all the great lecture topics and speakers including the renowned Ken Druse.
Springfest hours are 10am to 5pm daily. Admission is $12.00 for adults, Seniors $9, (65 +, Senior day is Thursday) and children under 12 free. Check out www.springfestgardenshow.com for more information.
Whether you are a beginning gardener or an expert, this show has something for everyone. With 30,000 square feet chock full of garden setups, the Marketplace shops selling plants and plant supplies, educational exhibits, the Kids Plant Your Own Zone, and The Garden Café, there is plenty to enjoy at Springfest. All lectures are free of charge (with paid event admission). The educational displays always provide great handout material to get you started with your own garden or let you know about other great activities in Sussex County.