Flower Festival 2021: life-size living sculptures, as well as buds and herbal teas
MOBILE, Alabama (WKRG) – The 2021 Annual Flower Festival will feature “All Creatures Big and Small” with life-size living sculptures created by top teams of florists, nurseries, landscapers, designers and artists in the Mobile area . They will compete for the bragging rights for the Flower Festival Audience Award. Anchored by a Bellingrath Gardens and Home exhibition, the elaborate plant creations will be viewed from a socially remote space and voted on with a QR code or link.
Outdoor seminars and selected vendors will keep the Flower Festival tradition alive. New events include a Saturday morning car festival and guided tours of the city center gardens.
Produced by the Providence Hospital Foundation, the 2021 Flower Festival will inspire and nourish the gardener in all of us. Recognized for over a decade as one of the top 20 events by the South East Tourism Society, the 2021 Flower Festival continues the tradition of delighting and educating visitors of all ages. The festival will take place from March 12 to 13 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. in Cathedral Square, 300 Conti St., Mobile.
Characteristics of the 2021 Festival
● Life-size Living Sculptures – Walk through larger-than-life exhibits by region
renowned florists, artists and gardeners.
● Fête de l’Auto – Join us on Saturday March 13 from 9 am to 11 am for a motor show.
● Bellingrath Gardens and Home – A spectacular display of Mobile’s
world famous garden destination.
● Art in the Garden – original works by famous mobile artist, Mary Elizabeth Kimbrough.
● Seminars and demonstrations – expert advice for the home and garden.
● Garden visits – Visits to certain private gardens in the city center.
● Festival proceeds will be used to purchase HemoSphere monitors for the benefit of
Cardiac Care Unit at Providence Hospital.
Donation requested for entry-Card in cash or Paypal. Admission for Buds and Brews is $ 30 in advance, $ 35 on the day of. More information can be found at www.festivalofflowers.com.