Fall Garden Festival, featuring the 78th Annual Ramble

Fall Garden Festival, featuring the 78th Annual Ramble

When: Friday, November 9, 2018 9:30 AM to Sunday, November 11, 2018 4:30 PM

The Fall Garden Festival Featuring the Ramble truly has something for everyone! A huge plant sale of Fairchild-grown plants and plants from vendors offering edible plants for your own fall garden, ornamentals, orchids, succulents, exotics and more.

There's Plenty to do at the Fall Garden Festival featuring the Ramble

Friday, November 9

Cooking Demonstrations 
12:00 p.m. Ayesha's Kitchen, Ayesha D'Mello- Gajar Ka Halwa!
1:00 p.m. Casa Lago Tasting Room, Chef Muary Crespo- Dish Coming Soon!   

Saturday, November 10 

Cooking Demonstrations 
12:00 p.m. Chef Holly Wells- Butternut Squash Mac n Cheese!
1:00 p.m. Casa Lago Tasting Room, Chef Muary Crespo- Dish Coming Soon!  
2:00 p.m.  Ayesha's Kitchen, Chef Ayesha D'Mello- Gajar Ka Halwa!

Lectures 

11:00 a.m. Garden Demonstration: A Garden Salad: All You Can Grow in a Small Space, Dr. Noris Ledesma, Fairchild 
12:00 p.m. Garden Demonstration: A Million Orchids at Fairchild (followed by a short walk through the rainforest): Dr. Jason Downing & Jay Acre, Fairchild 
1:00 p.m. Garden Demonstration: The New Plants of the Conservatories (short talk and walking tour), Dr. Brett Jestrow, Collections Curator, Fairchild 
2:00 p.m. Garden Demonstration: The Connect to Protect Program & Plants, Jennifer Possley, Field Biologist, Fairchild 

Sunday, November 11

Cooking Demonstrations 
12:00 p.m. Gringa Flan, Jessica Welch- Pumpkin Flan!
1:00 p.m. Casa Lago Tasting Room, Chef Muary Crespo- Dish Coming Soon!  
2:00 p.m.  Ayesha's Kitchen, Chef Ayesha D'Mello- Gajar Ka Halwa!

Lectures

11:00 a.m. Garden Demonstration: Information coming soon! 
12:00 p.m. Garden Demonstration: Butterflies & Other Pollinators in your Garden, Martin Feather, Butterfly Exhibit Manager, Fairchild 
1:00 p.m. Garden Demonstration: The New Plants of the Conservatories (short talk and walking tour), Dr. Brett Jestrow, Collections Curator, Fairchild 
2:00 p.m. Garden Demonstration: How to Successful Mount Orchids at Home, Dr. Jason Downing & Jay Acre, Fairchild 

All Weekend 

KidWay

Engage with Fairchild educators and see science in action! And, enjoy botanical carnival style games and face painting! 

Also, interact with local environmental organizations and learn how they are making an impact locally and globally. 

Fall Beer Garden

Enjoy seasonal brews from local Brewing companies!

 
       

Vendors 

Food and more! Cooking demos by Miami's top chefs, samples, food from some of our favorite vendors and all you need to create your own spiced up dishes for fall and winter.

Food Vendors:Artic Ice, Casa Paella, CrepeMaker, Cinnamon Horn Roll, Dutch Magic, Eat Da Bone BBQ, Gerbaud Bakery, Greek Food, Gringa Flan, Inka Foods, Kaffin8 Coffee, Karts of all Kinds, M&R Carribbean Conch, Native Conch, Victoria's Flavors, Wonder Cupcakes

Holiday shopping and treasure hunting! Vendors will be offering jewelry, garden goods and crafts, candles, soaps, art and much more. Hunt for treasures in the Fairchild Antiques & Collectibles Market inside the Garden House—furniture, paintings, antique prints, trinkets, toys, and who knows what else! And visit the rare and antique/used book sale for books on nature, science, gardens, history and so much more. You are bound to find some unusual books to appeal to any taste.

Product Vendors:Anderson Landscaping, Anhinga Clay Studios, Annie's Attik, Atizana Inspired, A Third Life Design, A Touch of Equador, BirdsSquirrelsN.com, Candles by Fatima, Chic Afraique, Dafni Greek Products, Dorie Jane Grizzard, El Patio Miami, Emilio Robba, Fair Trade Market Place, Fossil Lamps, Fresh Home Made, Gloria Janell, Hangapot, In Your Face Delights, Jacqueline Roch, Johns Jungle, Karens Kreations, Keez Beez LLC, Lavender Blue Design, Marche Provence, Miguel Bode Honey, Miami Mining & Minerals, Montecristi Arts, Nomad Soul Designs, Orchid Treasures, Vita Vie, Tropical Art by Pauline, Bev Borland Designs, Marie Ferraro and Vicky.Dreams Coloring Books

Guilds 

Experience local craftsmanship and get a firsthand glimpse on woodturning, jewelry making, pottery and more.

Ceramic League of Miami, South Florida Jewelry Arts Guild, South Florida Woodturners Guild

Artist Studio, Room A, Corbin Building 

Shop unique, handmade art work created by students from Fairchild's art class instructors and students. 

 

Antiques & Collectibles, Garden House 

Discover rare finds, antiques, vintage furniture and jewelry and one of a kind books. 

Plant Sale, Cycad Circle Area 

Pick up Fairchild plants and many more from local plant societies and nurseries. 

Bello Tropicals,Kreative Garden, Greenhouse Orchid, PCK Orchids, Rare Fruit Council International, South Florida Cactus & Succulent Society, So Orchids, Tropical Fern & Exotic Plant Society, Tropical Flowering Society 

Music, Garden House Lawn

 
And, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

Spread the Fall Fun #FTBGFallFest18
Be sure to share by posting on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook #FTBGFallFest18 #Fairchild.
 
Admission Pricing
Free for Fairchild Members
Adults: $25
Seniors (age 65 and up): $18
Children (ages 6-17): $12
Free for children 5 and younger

 

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Donations Needed! 
Fairchild Antiques & Collectibles is collecting vintage finds, antiques, collectibles (china, linens, ceramics, jewelry) and rare or old books. To make a donation, contact Natalie White (nwhite@fairchildgarden.org). All proceeds from the Fairchild Antiques & Collectibles support Fairchild's mission.

Travel Information:
The Fall Garden Festival is located in Coral Gables, Florida, about 10 miles south of Miami International Airport
detailed driving directions can be found here. Nearby hotels include Hotel Indigo (call hotel for a discounted rate and shuttle service offered to FTBG guests), Sonesta Coconut GroveThe Biltmore Hotel, and the Miami Marriott Dadeland.

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Convert your admission toward a Fairchild Membership during the event.
We're sure you'll enjoy your the Fall Festival and your visit to the Garden, so we've made it easy for you to apply the price of your admission toward a membership on the day of your visit. Any of our friendly admission personnel can assist you during your visit. Click here to learn about becoming a member.

Press and Media Inquiry
Please contact Maureen Tan, Public Relations Manager at 305.667.1651, ext. 3392 or mtan@fairchildgarden.org.

Please Note: To ensure the safety of our guests, there will be no tram tours during this event.

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