Diggin’ the Arts Festival
Free; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Art Activities for All Ages
Plein Air Painting Competition
$10 registration—Cash prizes,
1st $200, 2nd $150 & 3rd $100
Registration starts at 9:30 a.m.,
Judging at 3:30 p.m.
A long-awaited water fountain sculpture will be formally dedicated at Florida Botanical Gardens during the annual Diggin’ the Arts on Sunday, May 4.
A contest is being held to name the sculpture, with the Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation offering prizes of a one-night stay at the DoubleTree Beach Resort in North Redington Beach and a one-year Garden Family membership to the Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation to the person whose title is chosen.
Suggestions must be submitted by Friday, May 9. Recommended names should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions must include the proposed title of the piece, and the full name, phone number and e-mail address of the entrant. more>
Variety of dates available, tours
start at 9 a.m. and normally last 2.5 to 3 hours. - Enjoy a stroll through our garden of Florida native and Florida-Friendly plants. Tours are limited to groups of 4-10 people. Sign up for free garden tours more>