The Castlegar Garden Festival is coming up on May 17. These photos are from last year

All things Garden at festival

The Castlegar Garden Club and Castlegar Communities in Bloom partner to sponsor this open-air fest.

  • Apr. 17, 2014 7:00 a.m.

You won’t want to miss the fifth annual Garden Festival in Castlegar.

The Castlegar Garden Club and Castlegar Communities in Bloom partner to sponsor this open-air fest that attracts vendors from the Kootenay region: metal garden art, bee keeping supplies, concrete bird baths, cupcakes, seeds, recycling programs, compost bin pick up, and great food!

Local plant vendors will celebrate growing with all things GARDEN: perennials, shrubs, ornamental grasses, herbs; as well as wide selection of garden-ready veggie starts are available for sale.

The Garden Fest is a way to encourage and expose people to nature and growing: which is always a good thing. Organizers say they still have room for more vendors: Cost of a booth is $30 for vendors, and free to non-profits.

Come out on May 17, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Community Complex Recreation Centre at 2101 6th Ave.  Admission is free. For more information email castlegargardenfest@shaw.ca  or go to www.castlegargardenfest.weebly.com.

 

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