Carolyn Schaag, Lisa Roberts, Donna Torrey, Walter Taylor and Karin Taylor in Foundation booth

March 24 Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival

Join us — rain or shine — for the Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival, Saturday, March 24, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

This free, family-friendly event offers speakers, demonstrations, plant and gardening supply vendors, a Kids Art Zone, music and more. In addition to wildflower and gardening education, the festival features information, products, plants, and arts and crafts related to general gardening, native plant gardening, gardening for birds, butterflies and wildlife, habitat creation, environmental conservation, recycling and “Green” living.

The festival will take place on West Indiana Ave. in downtown DeLand. A free shuttle to and from the DeLand Outdoor Art Festival at nearby Earl Brown Park will be available.

The Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival is organized by the MainStreet DeLand Association, a 501(c)(3) non profit corporation, in cooperation with the Florida Wildflower Foundation, University of Florida IFAS, Quality Green Specialists and the Museum of Art-DeLand. For more information, visit