The 35th Annual Garden Market Fair - a Festival of Plants takes place on Sunday, May 21st, 2017, from 9 am to 3 pm in Wilcox Park. Vendors from Rhode Island and Connecticut will be selling annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, vegetables, herbs, and garden accessories. There will be a large selection of hanging plant arrangements, as well as organic and locally-grown vegetables and herbs. URI Master Gardener's will be holding an information kiosk and testing soil samples. So, bring your dirt!
If you are interested in a Vendor Space or Non-Commercial Space to promote your organization, please contact Wilcox Park Manager, Alan Peck at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Wilcox Park volunteers (Park Pals) will be selling plants from the park’s collections including daylilies, hostas, shrubs, and small trees. Other event highlights include The "East Meets Westerly" Exhibition, an interactive Kid's Corner, Food prepared by Westerly High School Culinary students and a performance by the Westerly Band!
The Garden Market Fair is a family-friendly event, and all are welcome!
Visit the Kid's Corner for fun garden crafts or take a stroll to the Bandstand and enjoy a Free Concert by The Westerly Town Band at 11 am.
We hope you will come to the park, join the fun, and pick up a plant or accessory for your home, porch, perennial bed, or vegetable garden.