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Garden Fest
Smithsonian Gardens

Enid A. Haupt Garden
Washington, DC 20560

Friday, May 10, 2013 — Friday, May 10, 2013

Hours: 11am-7pm

At Earth Matters to Smithsonian Gardens' Garden Fest 2013!, visitors of all ages can participate in fun and lively activities focused on interacting with the earth. Help create an ephemeral land art installation with materials from the many Smithsonian Gardens, listen to live music, make a seed bomb, journey on an ancient expedition with the help of petrified wood, fossils, amber, and gardens tools, or dance Zumba! Smithsonian Gardens will also hold a plant container design contest, host a photo shoot for our Shutter-Bug Collection on Pinterest (, and offer informal workshops on composting. There will be demonstrations highlighting the connection between Smithsonian Gardens' irrigation plan and the Smithsonian weather station, and learn about the many tomato varieties that are grown in Smithsonian Gardens' Victory Garden plus many other activities!

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Type of Event:

Indoors/Outdoors? Outdoors

Preregistration? No
Fee? No

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Contact Name: Smithsonian Gardens
Address: P.O. Box 37012, Capital Gallery Bldg. Suite 3300
City/State: Washington, DC 20560
Phone: 202-633-2220
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