2017 Art and Garden Fall Family Festival

University of Florida

Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

North Florida Research and Education Center


Art, Garden and Farm Fall Family Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017

9am - 2pm EDT

UF IFAS North Florida Research and Education center will offer trolley tours of their

beautiful campus and gardens.

                           Admission: FREE!                               

Once the weather has cooled and the flowers are in bloom, join us for a day filled with creative ways to explore visual art and the art of gardening. Spend the day learning, discovering and engaging in fun activities for the whole family, including:

  • Ask the EXPERTS - UF IFAS NFREC Faculty and Staff will be on hand to answer your questions
  • Plant Sale Extravaganza  -  Plant List   
  • Jackson and Gadsden County 4-H Food Sales        
  • Kidz Zone - Children's Craft Activities including Pumpkin Painting, Spiderweb Making, Face Painting and More!          
  • Plants, Homemade Jams, Jellies, Jewelry and Art Sales          
  • Musical Entertainment       
  • Animal Nutrition Demonstration          
  • Handcrafted Pottery, Wind Chimes, Quilts, Garden Aprons and Yard Art          
  • Trolley Tour of the Fruit and Nut Crops       
  • Walking tour of the NFREC Gardens          
  • and Much More!

The event will be free and open to the community!


What: The day-long, family-friendly event is free and open to the public.


When: Saturday, October 7th, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm EDT


Where: University of  Florida/IFAS, North Florida Research and Education Center, 155 Research Road, Quincy, FL. Located just north of I-10 Exit 181, 3 miles south of Quincy, off Pat Thomas Parkway, SR 267.