Thursday, May 9, 2013

Jacksonville Zoo Garden Festival and Plant Sale

Date: May 18
Event Information: 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Members Only 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. General Admission

Don’t miss the first annual Garden Festival & Plant Sale! Join us at the Garden Tent outside of the zoo grounds (back left hand corner as you drive in) for a fun-filled day of outdoor entertainment. Spend your Saturday listening to great music surrounded by good food, drinks and beautiful plants!
  • Purchase unique plants and garden related items from over 40 vendors from throughout the southeast
  • Enjoy demonstrations from horticulture experts
  • Participate in fun children’s craft activities from MOSHMOCA, and the Zoo
  • Enjoy entertainment from local bands like Grandpa’s Cough Medicine and Grimm White Steed
  • Indulge in fine cuisine from popular area food truck On the Fly, as well as other delicious festival foods and fresh-squeezed lemonade!
  • Treat yourself to a cold beer hand-crafted by Bold City Brewery and Intuition Ale Works
Event Pricing:
  • Zoo Members: $3 adults/$2 children
  • General Festival Admission: $4 adults/$3 children – PLUS, when you show your festival ticket, get $1 off on Zoo admission if you visit the park on the day of the event.