GrowFest! Festival Schedule

2017 Festival schedule

Dates: Saturday and Sunday, October 14 & 15
Festival hours:    9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Location: Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Ave, Redland, FL 33031

Workshops, Presentations, Demos

In keeping with this year’s theme… CULTIVATE! there will be workshops, presentations and demonstrations on various topics throughout both days

*Check back often for updates as we develop the schedule of events*

CULTIVATE – gardens  /  CULTIVATE – minds  /  CULTIVATE – markets  /  CULTIVATE – food security  /  CULTIVATE – creativity
CULTIVATE – pollinators  /  CULTIVATE – health  /  CULTIVATE – terroir

On Saturday, we will hold the second Student/Amateur Local cookoff challenge
amateurs and student teams + limited ingredients + a mystery box of locally-grown food + 3 judges
= challenging creative expression using our local seasonal bounty.

Master Gardeners will be on hand at the Plant Clinic to help with growing questions

Dade County Farm Bureau members and 4-H volunteers will host Kids’ Activities

On Sunday, we’ll host the third Chefs’ Local Cookoff Challenge
5 top chefs + limited ingredients + a mystery box of locally-grown food + 3 judges = a recipe for exciting creations with the unique seasonal foods of South Florida.

Music

TBA

Daily Giveaways – door prizes

11:45 am, 2:00 pm, and 4:15 pm

TBA, Garden seeds, Fruit & Spice Park memberships, plants, gift certificates and coupons