Events & Exhibits
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|October 26; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm|
Goblins and Gourds
Sunday, October 26, 2014; 1 - 4 pm
Regular Garden admission
Celebrate harvest-time in the Children's Garden with a concert by the Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra, pumpkin painting, seasonal food tasting, hoop dancing and more! It's a great chance to get outside, be active and enjoy the beauty of the season.
Music - Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra
Gourd Petting Zoo – Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra
Pumpkin Painting - Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden (while supplies last)
Pumpkin Carving Demonstration – Jerry Veneziano – Sweetwater Farm, LLC
Scarecrow Stuffing – Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
Seasonal Food Tasting – Edible Education
Hoop Dance – Instruction and Demonstration presented by the RVA Hoop Lovers
Gourd Carving Demonstration – Susan Sweder
Stick Carving Demonstration – Cameron Lipscomb
Halloween Craft - Keep Henrico Beautiful CVWMA
Umami Tea - Sabrina Walters, owner of Umami Tea, will be providing herbal tea tastings. She will also have items available for purchase while supplies last.
Gourd Quest - Families search for different varieties of gourds and pumpkins
2 p.m. Parade with the Garden Keeper, Butterfly Fairy and the Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra
We are a Let's Move Garden
Food available for purchase in the Garden Cafe.