Garden Jubilee Returns This Memorial Day Weekend

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Garden Jubilee, one of the largest gardening shows in Western North Carolina, will be held on Saturday, May 27, and Sunday, May 28, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Memorial Day weekend.

With over 200 plant and craft vendors lining Main Street, the historic downtown will be transformed into a garden wonderland.

There is a new and exciting change for the 2023 Garden Jubilee Festival this year! The Friends of Downtown Hendersonville will be taking over the management of the festival. The Friends of Downtown Hendersonville, who proudly bring well-loved events to downtown such as Rhythm & Brews, the Hendersonville Farmers Market, and the Bearfootin’ Artwalk and Auction are thrilled to host Garden Jubilee and are planning in partnership and with full support of the Henderson County Tourism Development Authority in marketing and promotion of the event as it enters its 31st year.

Local and regional nurseries, orchards, and crafters will offer a wide variety of plants and handmade delights and gardening experts will be on hand to share the latest gardening tips and techniques.

The Speaker Series will begin on Saturday, May 27, 2023, at 9:00 am at the Welcome Center stage at 201 S Main Street. There will be informative and interesting talks. The schedule includes:

9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks with Stuller Power Solutions

9:30 a.m. Horticultural Therapy

10:30 a.m. Hendersonville Tree Canopy Study

11:30 a.m. Native Bees vs Honey Bees: We’re All in This Together

12:30 p.m. How Pollination Happens

1:30 p.m. Recipes for Pollinator Garden Success

2:30 p.m. Use and Care of Your Outdoor Yard Equipment

In addition to Stuller Power Solutions, Garden Jubilee Sponsors include: YAM (Yoga and Massage), Joyce Factory Direct, NextHome WNC Realty by Laura Flores, Lowes, Cascades Mountain Resort, and the Henderson County Tourism Development Authority.

For more information on this year’s Garden Jubilee festival please visit, email [email protected] or call 828-233-3205.

Written by the City of Hendersonville.