Rose Festival

Add to CalendarMay. 25, 2014

  • 10:30am — 4:00pm

Everything is coming up roses at this new festival, which celebrates this favorite flower. Free with admission.

LET’S TALK ROSES
10:30am | Rose Pavilion
Get the scoop on rose gardening – from the best way to care for plants to new varieties to try at home.

HUMAN VASE ROSE DISPLAY
11am – 2pm | Promenade
Floral artist Alison Franchi and make-up artist Jennifer Aspinall will turn a model into a living piece of art decorated with roses, body paint and jewels.

ROSE DESIGN WITH ALISON FRANCHI
1pm | Rose Pavilion
Alison Franchi of La Petite Gardenia will demonstrate creating lovely arrangements with roses.

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
2pm | Under the Oaks Theater
California Shakespeare Ensemble will present a spirited reading of Shakespeare’s comedy.

ROSE GARDEN WALK
3pm | Rose Pavilion
Join this guided walk and learn what’s new in the International Rosarium.

Photo: Alice Zrodlo