LIGHTS, CAMERA, BLOOM!
Experience the magic of movies and horticulture as the 186th PHS Philadelphia Flower Show celebrates the silver screen.
Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County’s (CCEUC) Master Gardeners for their annual bus trip to the best flower show in the east on Thursday, March 5, 2015.
The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, is the world’s oldest and largest indoor flower show. Visitors to the show will see fabulous garden designs including large-scale gardens, elaborate landscapes and over-the-top floral creations; enjoy live entertainment, culinary demonstrations, gardening how-to workshops and lectures by experts.
This annual event attracts more than 260,000 people annually. The bus trip to the Flower Show is a fund raiser for the Master Gardener Program of Ulster County. For more information and full details on the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show visit them online at www.theflowershow.com.
Buses will load at 6:45am and leave from the MAC Fitness parking lot located in the Kingston Plaza at 7:00am and will return at approximately 9:30pm. The New Paltz bus will load at 7:15am at the NYS Thruway Park and Ride located at Exit 18 in New Paltz.
The cost is $70 per person which includes transportation and show admission. No refunds will be issued. Completed registration forms with payment must be received by mail no later than Friday, February 27 and can also be dropped off at the CCEUC Education Center located at 232 Plaza Road in Kingston.
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for Garden Day 2015. Join the Master Gardeners of Ulster County as we kick-start the 2015 gardening season. Click here for the full program description and registration form. Last year was SOLD OUT well in advance. Space is limited, so don't wait to sign-up!