2016 Art and Garden Fall Family Festival

October 1, 2016 - October 1, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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University of Florida/IFAS, North Florida Research and Education Center
155 Research Road,
Quincy, FL 32351

Additional Information


Once the weather has cooled and the flowers are in bloom, join us for a day filled with creative ways to explore visual art and the art of gardening. Spend the day learning, discovering and engaging in fun activities for the whole family, including:

  • Plant Sale Extravaganza
  • Ask the EXPERTS - UF IFAS NFREC Faculty and Staff will be on hand to answer your question
  • Jackson County 4-H BBQ Sales
  • Children's Craft Activities including Pumpkin Painting, Spiderweb Making, Face Painting and More!
  • Produce, Plant, Homemade Jams, Jellies, Soaps and Art Sales
  • Musical Entertainment
  • Walking Tours of Gardens of the Big Bend
  • Handcrafted Pottery, Wind Chimes, Quilts, Garden Aprons and Yard Art
  • Trolley Tours to View Cold-Hardy Citrus, Deciduous Fruits and Vegetables
  • Gardening Talks on a Variety of Topics
  • and Much More!

The event will be free and open to the community!

What: The day-long, family-friendly event is free and open to the public.

When: Saturday, October  1st, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm EDT

Where: University of  Florida/IFAS, North Florida Research and Education Center, 155 Research Road, Quincy, FL. Located just north of I-10 Exit 181, 3 miles south of Quincy, off Pat Thomas Parkway, SR 267.