March 26, 2023
Folly Farm Nature Preserve
1538 Dr. MLK Street North
Safety Harbor, FL 34695
Enchanted Garden Fest
Sunday, March 26, 2023
Folly has been enchanted with fairies, gnomes, and all things garden. Shop from local plant vendors and explore the gardens as you search for fairy doors and landings. Enchanted performances and costume contest for those that choose to dress for the occasion.
Gnomio will be built onsite at Folly Farm as a 14' Gnome during the festival by artist Chris Dotson and local contractor, Sean Carbery.
Join us for these programs during the Enchanted Garden Fest:
Backyard Composting - #144009, Free, 10:30-11:15am
During the Enchanted Garden Fest, join us at the barn and learn how to easily make compost in your backyard. Get started the right way to avoid problems like smells and attracting critters. We'll go over what is and is not compostable, how to make compost, and basic troubleshooting.
Vertical Garden Workshop - #144011, $15, 11:45am-12:45pm
Join us at this workshop during Enchanted Garden! Learn how to grow a vertical garden! Great for growing veggies and herbs in a confined space, easy to look after, and creates an aesthetic mini green house environment in any window of your home. All materials provided; everyone will leave with one vertical hydroponic tower and the knowledge to continue to build their own!
DIY Rain Barrel Workshop - #144016, $55, 1:45-3:00pm
Build your own 55 gallon rain barrel and learn the basics of rain harvesting. Cost includes supplies needed. Please bring a vehicle large enough to take your barrel home.