Event Picks: Saturday, April 11th 2015

Spring is finally here!  Check out these events featuring food, fun, and great deals on plants for your yard:

Spring Open House
Atlantic Avenue Orchid & Garden

Atlantic Avenue Orchid & Garden will host their spring open house from 9am - 6pm today featuring 1-day-only sales, raffles, entertainment for kids, and even a drawing for a $100 gift card.  Food trucks Dump Pho King and Dang Good Dogs will be onsite serving food from 11am - 2pm.


Flora & Food Trucks
Fairview Garden Center

It's Saturday, which means Fairview Garden Center will be hosting another pair of great local food trucks for lunch.  This week All American Food Truck and Chez Moi will be serving food from  11:30am - 2:30pm.

Spring Plant Sale
JC Raulston Arboretum

The arboretum's annual spring plant sale is going on today from 9am - 4pm.  Several local nurseries have donated premium plant material from their inventory to the event (see plant list here).  The event is FREE for members (who also get a 10% discount) and $5 for nonmembers.

Spring Plant Festival 2015
SEEDS Southdise Garden

Plant sales, children's activities, tea tasting, and more! Come support this community garden in downtown Durham from 10am - 1pm and learn about fruit trees, pollinating flowers, and beneficial insects.  The tasting station will feature teas brewed from flowers grown in the garden.  Join the fun and find some plants to add to your yard or garden.