DATE: April 24, 2013
MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Mills
WHAT: Looking for some plants to spruce up your home landscape? Look no further than the Broward County Plant Affair. The popular event takes place the weekend of May 4 and 5 at Plantation Heritage Park in Plantation, where you’ll find a plant show and sale with up to 30 vendors. Among the offerings: native plants, bonsai, orchids, cyclamens, bougainvillea, and bromeliads, as well as gardening supplies and porch and patio items. Food and beverages will also be available for purchase. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Co-sponsored by the Plantation Historical Society and the GFWC Plantation Woman’s Club.
WHERE: Plantation Heritage Park
1100 S. Fig Tree Lane, Plantation 33317
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, May 4 and 5, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
WHO: For all ages.
HOW: Free admission, although the park’s regular weekend and holiday gate entrance fee of $1.50/person (children 5 and under free) will be in effect.
For further information, call the park at 954-357-5135, ext. 0, or Betty Cobb at 954-357-2722 or 954-581-6464. Plantation Heritage is accessible via Broward County Transit Route #30.
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Founded in February 1956 and accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies, Broward County Parks and Recreation Division manages almost 6,500 acres, encompassing nearly 50 regional parks and nature centers, neighborhood parks, and natural areas at various stages of development. Facilities include water parks, campgrounds, a target range, a stadium, a skate park, an observatory, mountain bike trails, an educational farm with stables, and a velodrome and other sports facilities. Hours and fees vary by location. For more information, visit broward.org/parks.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in County programs, services, and activities must contact the Special Populations Section at 954-357-8170 or TTY 954-537-2844 at least 10 business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event to request an accommodation.