The show exhibits area plant artists' two-dozen display gardens, hand drawings, sculptures and floral photography. This show has something for everyone, including a kids activity garden where kids can get their hands dirty and a "How to Garden" demonstration for beginners and interpretive arrangements by the American Institute of Floral Design North Central Chapter, which will have attendees looking at plants and art with a fresh eye. In the "Marketplace," 30 new companies with join returning favorites for this season's tools, products and decorative items.
The show's hours are Monday-Saturday, 10am-8pm; Sundays, 10am-6pm. Adults, $15-$17 (online), $17-$19 (box office); Children (ages 4-12), $5.
You will want to continue your winter escape at Margaritaville and savor a Gravity Storm cocktail. This Margarita Authentic Island Coconut Rum, Chambord Black Raspberry Liqueur, fresh lemonade, cranberry juice and splash of soda water will leave you feeling relaxed. Just don't try to navigate the high seas when you're finished! 700 E. Grand, #118, 312.496.3842.