Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 10:00a -
Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 6:00p
Seaport World Trade Center
200 Seaport Boulevard
Boston, MA 02210
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Look! It’s a bulb… it’s a plant… it’s the “Superheroes of the Garden” at the Boston Flower & Garden Show!
The Boston Flower & Garden Show will once again transform the Seaport World Trade Center into New England’s largest greenhouse from March 22-26, 2017 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. This year’s theme, “Superheroes of the Garden," will celebrate the most powerful forces of Gardening Good ever assembled.
The extravagant five-day event features over 15 garden displays created by professional landscape designers and nurseries that incorporate plants, materials and techniques, all representing this year's theme.
These intrepid landscapers honor the horticultural crusaders’ innovative tools, concepts and plants to empower us all in the Battle for Garden Supremacy. Marvel at their powers and abilities!
Gardens & Displays: Experience lush landscaped garden designs, innovative plantings and eco-design concepts from premier landscapers, nurseries and horticulturalist organizations, all competing for prestigious honors awarded by credentialed judges.
The Garden Marketplace: The ultimate shopping experience for garden-related products and services! Shop 200 vendors. Featured products and services include garden tools and furnishings, landscape services, botanical décor and floral themed gifts, garden and floral accessories... as well as thousands of plants, seeds, bulbs, cut flowers, herbs and trees!
Floral Invitationals: Gaze at grand, elegant designs created by the region’s top professional florists for the Window Box Invitational, the Florists Invitational and the Urban Garden Invitational.
Amateur Competitions: Competitions set to the “Superheroes of the Garden” theme, amongst the region’s top amateur floral arrangers and horticulturists. Coordinated by the Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.
FREE Lectures & Demonstrations: Sharpen your superpowers and skills at hourly lectures from noted professionals on landscaping, edible gardening, plants and flowers. From master gardeners to master chefs, daily how-to classes and cooking demonstrations will be at the GEICO Demo Stage.
*** A complete schedule will be posted on www.BostonFlowerShow.com
Hort In a Hurry – Quick 20-minute demonstrations on popular topics such as “Succulent Garden Success” and “Flowering Bulb Container Gardens” offer quick useful tips for short attention spans!
Garden Photography Workshops - Learn to make your photos bloom at garden photography workshops. Your snapshots from the show can be reviewed by an expert with a “green eye”. Offered in partnership with the Boston Society of Landscape Architects.
Ask the Experts: Vexing garden issues? From soil typing to insect treatments, master gardeners will be on hand to share their expertise.
Little Sprouts Activity Center: Children’s activities center features arts & crafts, face painting and garden fun.
FLOWER SHOW AFTER DARK: When the sun goes down, so does the admission price! Tickets are only $15, Wednesday-Saturday after 5:00pm. Begin your evening by exploring landscapes and floral designs. On Thursday or Friday evening Flower Show After Dark hosts “The Daily Plant-It” with hands-on succulent container workshops. After Dark tickets must be purchased onsite at the box office.
PREVIEW PARTY: On Tuesday, March 21 enjoy an exclusive and intimate first look at the 2017 Boston Flower & Garden Show. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine will be served. Live surprise musical entertainment provided by Mix 104.1. Past acts have included Haley Reinhart, Matt Nathanson and The Plain White T’s. Receive a ticket to return to the show (March 22-26), a $20 value. All proceeds benefit The Genesis Foundation for Children.
Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston
Dates & Hours
Wednesday, March 22: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Thursday, March 23: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Friday, March 24: 10:00am – 9:00pm
Saturday, March 25: 10:00am – 9:00pm
Sunday, March 26: 10:00am – 6:00pm
* - Box Office closes 1 hour prior to the end of the show each day
Adults: $20 Seniors (65+): $17 Children (6-17): $10 Children (under 6): FREE
Flower Show After Dark, evening discount ticket: $15 (Wed, March 22 through Sat, March 25 after 5pm)
Group discount tickets are available for advance purchase in quantities of 15 or more.
for more information and to purchase tickets.
Official Auto Sponsor… Subaru
Supporting Sponsors… GEICO, Renewal by Anderson
Official Solar Energy Sponsor… Solar City
Presented by… Paragon Group Exhibitions & Services