The 44th Annual Green Scene Garden Expo Returns to the Fullerton Arboretum

Annual Celebration of Gardens and Gardening. Green Scene to Feature Plants, Art and Activities for All Ages.

The 44th Annual Green Scene & Garden Expo, the largest outdoor garden expo in Southern California, will take place April 21 and 22, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fullerton Arboretum.

In addition to providing a wide assortment of plant and gardening accessories for garden lovers to purchase, the Expo will offer fun gardening activities for the entire family.  Plein air painting demonstrations will take place on Sunday throughout the garden, while the Children’s Garden will feature exciting activities for kids of all ages, including a live Reptile Interaction, face painting, scavenger hunts and more. Attendees can enjoy a variety of food and cold drinks while listening to one of the many educational garden talks, or simply stroll around the property and enjoy the beautiful blooming California Native Meadow.

The Fullerton Arboretum is located at 1900 Associated Road, Fullerton, Calif., on the campus of California State University Fullerton.  Admission to Green Scene & Garden Expo will be $8 per person, children under 12 receive free admission, but Friends of the Fullerton Arboretum receive free and early entry to Expo. Fullerton Arboretum members, known as Friends of the Fullerton Arboretum, will have access to an exclusive “FRIENDS Deck” overlooking the garden, giving them an oasis in which to relax and indulge in light refreshments during the garden-packed day of activities.

About Friends of the Fullerton Arboretum

Membership with the Friends of the Fullerton Arboretum provides members with exclusive benefits, discounts and free admission to over 250 public gardens across the country and offers them various opportunities to stay proactive in the garden. Individual Memberships start at only $49 per year. For only $125 per year, Arboretum partners receive premiere benefits including a North American Reciprocal Museum Membership (NARM) which entitles the member to free admission to over 950 museums across the nation.

New members can use the code: “FRIENDS” at checkout or at the Expo to receive an additional 6-months on their Friends membership. This exclusive offer is valid until April 22, 2018.

For more information about the Fullerton Arboretum or the Green Scene & Garden Expo, please visit www.fullertonarboretum.org.

Credit: The Fullerton Arboretum.

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