Garden Jubilee

Garden Jubilee
Garden Jubilee

Garden Jubilee

The 25th Annual Garden Jubilee Festival has been the place for one-stop shopping for garden lovers. Garden Jubilee is Hendersonville’s premier lawn & garden show, and one of the largest gardening shows in the Western North Carolina. The two-day Festival is held in Downtown Hendersonville, on Saturday, May 26 & Sunday, May 27, 2018 from 9am-5pm both days of Memorial Day weekend.

The Southeast Tourism Society has named Garden Jubilee a STS Top 20 Events in the Southeast for May 2018. The Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Festival and Event Awards have highlighted programs around the Southeast since 1985.

Garden Jubilee highlights more than 260 vendors spaces lining Main Street. 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 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. National product representatives will be available in their tents giving out free samples and helpful advice.

Bill Slack, the popular landscape and gardening specialist with Southern Living Magazine, will be making his 16th appearance at Garden Jubilee. He will host free gardening workshops at the Lowe’s Expo located at the Visitor Center. Join him for three talks on Saturday, May 26 at 11am “Beautiful Landscapes Don’t  Happen by Mistake”, 1pm “Wandering Through the Garden  – Pathways & Patios”, and 3pm “Let’s Rejuvenate Our Tired and Overgrown Landscape”, and two on Sunday, May 27 at 1pm “Beautiful Landscapes Don’t  Happen by Mistake”, and 3pm “Let’s Rejuvenate Our Tired and Overgrown Landscape.”

The Hospitality Tent offers shoppers an area to leave their plants and other purchases while they continue to shop. A festival map and vendor directory will be Two Garden Jubilee Hospitality Tents will be available during the festival.  One will be located on South Main Street in front of the Historic Courthouse, between First & Second Avenues and the second location be on North Main Street at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Main Street. The Hospitality Tents offer shoppers an area to leave their purchases with Festival volunteers so they are able to continue to shop, without lugging around plants and bags. A festival map and vendor directory will be available for shoppers searching for a particular vendor, product or general information.

Please leave your pets comfortably at home, Hendersonville City ordinance prohibits animals in the event area.

Memorial Day weekend is the kick-off to the summer season; spend it in Hendersonville. Click here for lodging or area information or call the Henderson County Tourism Development Authority at (828) 693-9708 / 800-828-4244. Garden Jubilee is an event of the Henderson County Tourism Development Authority.

Schedule
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Saturday, May 26
9am-5pm / Street Festival (Sixth Avenue – Caswell Street) arts & crafts, 1000’s of plants, garden experts, and food
9am-5pm / Hospitality Tent (Historic Courthouse block, 1st & 2nd Avenues) plant sitting, festival information and maps
Lowe’s Garden Clinics with Southern Living Magazine Specialist Bill Slack at the Visitors Information Center (201 S. Main St.)
11am /  “Beautiful Landscapes Don’t  Happen by Mistake
1pm /  “Wandering Through the Garden  – Pathways & Patios”
3pm /  “Let’s Rejuvenate Our Tired and Overgrown Landscape”
Sunday, May 27
9am-5pm / Street Festival (Sixth Avenue – Caswell Street) arts & crafts, 1000’s of plants, garden experts, and food
9am-5pm / Hospitality Tent (Historic Courthouse block, 1st & 2nd Avenues) plant sitting, festival information and maps
Lowe’s Garden Clinics with Southern Living Magazine Specialist Bill Slack at the Visitors Information Center (201 S. Main St.)
1pm / “Beautiful Landscapes Don’t  Happen by Mistake”
3pm / ” Let’s Rejuvenate Our Tired and Overgrown Landscape”

 

May 25

Garden Jubilee

May 25, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
May 26

Garden Jubilee

May 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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