Garden Fest at the VLM

April 24, 2016, 12pm - 4pm
Virginia Living Museum, 524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601
United States


  • museum admission: $$17 adults, $13 children 3-12

Celebrate gardens and gardening with activities for the whole family. Award-winning garden photographer and author Saxon Holt will present a lecture, "Designing Native Plant Gardens, A Photographer's Viewpoint," at 1:30 p.m. Learn to create or enhance your backyard habitat by landscaping with native plants. See displays by the Virginia Peninsula Orchid Society, FrogWatch USA, and the Nansemond Beekeepers. Tour the Museum’s Holt Native Plant Teaching Garden and the Children’s Learning Garden and go behind-the-scenes at the Holt Native Plant Conservatory. Also children’s garden activities, crafts. Included in museum admission. 757-595-1900.