Flower and garden show
Region - posted Jan, 20 2014
REGION - The 33rd annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show – one of the largest and most prestigious flower shows in New England – will take place on Thursday, Feb. 20 through Sunday, Feb. 23, at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd., Hartford. Hours are Thursday, Feb. 20, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday, Feb. 21, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 22, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, Feb. 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The colorful, fragrant show covers almost three acres with this year's theme, Backyard Paradise, with wonderful ideas for homeowners and apartment and condo dwellers alike. Admission is $16 for adults; $14 for seniors age 62 and over on Thursday/Friday only; $4 children 5-12; free for under age 5 – Cash Only. Advance tickets are discounted by $2 and can be purchased no later than Feb. 16, 2014 at the following area locations: The Garden Barn in Vernon; Revay's Garden Center in Broad Brook; and Woodland Gardens in Manchester. For more information, visit www.ctflowershow.com or call North East Expos, Inc. at 860-844-8461.