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Chicago Flower & Garden Show Bus Trip
March 14, 2018
University of Illinois Extension and our Master Gardeners invite you to join us for a bus trip to the Chicago Flower and Garden Show on Wednesday, March 14 where you can welcome spring after a long and cold winter. You will bewowedwithlife-sized gardens,how-to workshopsandinstructional seminars.
This year’s theme is “FLOWERTALES: Every Garden Has a Story to Tell.” where the creators of the Chicago Flower & Garden Show interpret the unique role flowers, plants and gardens play in the stories of our lives and literature.
The event will feature 20+ life-sized gardens that you can walk through, daily seminars, DIY workshops and a bustling marketplace. Perfect for families, gardening veterans and newbies, the Chicago Flower & Garden Show will be an event filled with hands-on experiences and non-stop fun.
Trip sponsored by U of I Extension Master Gardeners
Departure Times/Locations: Rock Island County Fair Grounds, East Moline @ 7:10 a.m.
or Best Western Annawan @ 7:50 a.m.
Leave from Navy Pier to return home @ 4:30 p.m.
Cost is : $60 per person (includes show admission and charter bus transportation) Meals are on your own.
Bus will have water and light snacks.
View more information about this event.