Garden Jubilee has been the favorite festival for one-‐stop shopping for garden lovers for over 20 years in Downtown Hendersonville. Garden Jubilee is Hendersonville’s premier lawn & garden show, and one of the largest gardening shows in Western North Carolina. The two-day Festival is held from 9am-5pm on both Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28 of Memorial Day weekend.
Learn tips and tricks from regional gardening experts located throughout the festival. Local and regional nurseries will be selling 1000’s of annuals,perennials, vegetables, herbs and hard to find plants on every block of the festival. Crafters create distinctive garden art to enhance the beauty of your yard. There will be handmade lawn furniture, jewelry, garden tools, yard art, planters, wind chimes, birdhouses, as well as soaps and pottery. Shoppers bring wagons to transport their many purchases.
The Southeast Tourism Society has named Garden Jubilee one of the STS Top 20 Events in the Southeast for May 2017. The Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Festival and Event Awards have highlighted programs around the Southeast since 1985.
The Lowe’s Expo will be located at the Visitors Center, 201 South Main Street, featuring lawn & garden workshops, a variety of plants for sale, beautiful patio displays, exhibits on how to build block walls & patios using pavers, a hands-on kid’s clinic, outdoor furniture, grills, and lawn equipment. If you have a question or need advice about your lawn or garden, you’ve come to the right place. Bill Slack, the popular landscape and gardening specialist with Southern Living Magazine, will be hosting free gardening workshop. National product representatives from Oldcastle, Stay Green, Scotts, Miracle-Gro, Ortho, Roundup, Sevin, Spectracide, Cutter, Pennington Lawn & Garden Products, and Hot Shot will be available in their tents giving out free samples and helpful advice and tips. Bring a sample from your yard of a gardening issue, and let a rep suggest a remedy. The Lowe’s Kids Clinic located at the Visitors Center will offer fun, free hands-on projects for children ages 4-12, from 10am-4pm both days.
For more information and a Garden Jubilee schedule go to http://www.visithendersonvillenc.org/garden-jubilee