Chicago Flower and Garden Show

March 9, 2010 1:04:08 PM PST
The Chicago Flower and Garden Show -- the Midwest's horticulture and landscape showcase -- is cultivating excitement and enthralling crowds at Navy Pier on Chicago's lakefront! The Chicago Flower and Garden Show
Navy Pier
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The 2009 Show at Navy Pier is being heralded as a resounding success and has surely reclaimed its place as the Midwest's premier horticulture and landscape showcase. Designed to Inspire, Educate and Motivate, visitors will delight in the best of landscape design and see the latest in sustainable and green products.

Among the show's 25-plus gardens will be those inspired by several of Chicago's acclaimed theaters keeping with the 2010 show theme: "Cultivating Great Performances."

Returning highlights...

-More than 100 hands-on demonstrations, classes and FREE educational seminars.

-Vendor "Marketplace" showcasing gardening, landscaping and horticulture products.

-Daily "Garden Gourmet" culinary demonstrations featuring top Chicago chefs.

-PLUS Children's Activity Garden and Mix & Mingle social evening (Friday, March 12)

NEW in 2010

Horticulture Competitions Return!

Avid gardeners from across Illinois can submit for judging their prized horticultural entries based on criteria established by the Chicago Botanic Garden.

Evening Seminars, Workshops and Cooking Demonstrations!

Visitors to the show between 5pm and 8pm will now be able to enjoy educational seminars, garden gourmet chefs and workshops too!

What's Hot Now!

The NEW Plant Varieties Exhibit

See what's new in the consumer market at this exhibit that showcases all-new plant, flower and vegetable varieties.