Save the date! This year’s PHS Fall Garden Festival is Saturday, September 22, from 9 am to 5 pm. Enjoy music, food, plants, shopping, workshops, gardening tips, and children’s activities as you explore the beautiful Philadelphia Navy Yard.
While at the Festival, join PHS or renew your membership to receive a free gift (click here to discover the perks of bring a PHS member). PHS members can select free plants from the ever-popular Plant Dividend, and all Festival-goers can purchase a tree (or two) now for pick-up at the event. Click here to learn about the tree sale.
Don’t miss a special appearance by 6abc’s “The Chew” hosts Daphne Oz and Chef Carla Hall. The Chew Crew will be onsite with live demonstrations, question-and-answer opportunities, giveaways, and much more!
Harvest-time contests will include “Garden Giants,” where growers will enter their tremendous tomatoes, portly pumpkins, and formidable fruits. In the “Garden Bounty” competition, beautiful arrangements of fall flowers and produce will be evaluated by expert judges. Click here for the participation rules–entering is easy and you could walk away a winner!
Admission is free and open to the public, and ample free parking is available. Public transit users can take the SEPTA Broad Street line all the way south to the sports complex. Several buses stop at Broad and Pattinson as well. We can’t wait to see you there!