Celebrate Horticulture, Music, and Community at Minnetrista’s Garden Fair This Friday-Saturday

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By Brea Cunningham—

MUNCIE,IN—The countdown is on for this year’s much-anticipated Garden Fair, a vibrant festival of all things green and beautiful, on Friday, May 10th, from 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, May 11th, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Taking place against the breathtaking backdrop of Minnetrista Museum & Gardens, this annual festival invites visitors of all ages to indulge in two days of fun-filled activities, live music, and family-friendly entertainment.

Garden Fair is more than just a horticultural event—it’s a celebration of community spirit and the joy of spending time outdoors. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener, a music enthusiast, or simply looking for a weekend escape, Garden Fair has something for everyone to enjoy. Kick off the festivities on Friday, May 10th, with a feast of flavors at the picnic garden, where local brews and live music set the stage for relaxation and revelry. Delight in the sounds of indie band, The Fierce, as they perform from 5 to 8 p.m., adding a lively soundtrack to the evening’s festivities.

Then, on Saturday, May 11th, dive into a day of discovery as you explore the Garden Fair marketplace, where vendors and horticulture experts await to share their expertise and offerings. Enjoy family-friendly crafts, live music by the Prairie Creek Sirens from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the abundance of fresh produce, baked goods, and more at the bustling Farmers Market. And no visit to Minnetrista would be complete without a stop at The Orchard Shop, where a treasure trove of local hand-crafted items and nature-inspired finds awaits.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to ignite your passion for nature, inspire your creativity, and create lifelong memories with family and friends at Garden Fair on Friday, May 10th, from 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, May 11th, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visit minnetrista.net/garden-fair for event details and parking information.

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Minnetrista Museum & Gardens is your year-round gathering place. Born out of the Ball family legacy, the home of the Ball jar, Minnetrista connects people, encourages engagement, and improves our community. There is always something new to discover at Minnetrista. From beautiful gardens, unique events, interactive exhibits, and engaging workshops, every adventure is unique and fun. For more information about Minnetrista, visit www.minnetrista.net.