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14th Annual Gardening Show

  • Porter County Expo Center 215 East Division Road Valparaiso, IN, 46383 United States (map)

Highlights of the 2017 Gardening Show include:

  • A Seed & Bulb Exchange - quite possibly the largest on-site event of its type in the country. Your $10 paid admission (cash or check) includes free Seed & Bulb Exchange tickets. This year our goal is to have an inventory of 10,000 packets of seed and an assortment of approximately 2,000 bulbs. So many choices!
  • Presentations by national, regional and local gardening speakers
  • Demonstrations - hands on "how to" topics on basic gardening skills
  • The Happening Place in Building 3 where there's lots of things TO DO!
  • More than 125 exhibitors and vendors of products and services for and about gardens and gardening
  • Garden photography contest
  • Gently used gardening magazines sale–bargains begin at $0.25 each
  • Gently used gardening tools sale at the Garden Shed
  • Children's Corner educational activities
  • Catered dining service
  • 50/50 raffle and the chance to win door prizes
  • Discounted hotel rate for overnight guests

The Annual Gardening Show is sponsored by Purdue Extension - Porter County and its Porter County Master Gardeners Association, and generously supported by Northwest Indiana Clean Air.

Earlier Event: January 21
Cleaning Seeds for Tomorrow
Later Event: February 20
Local Food Lunch Bytes