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|October 27; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm|
Goblins and Gourds
Sunday, October 27, 2013; 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.
- Concert by Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra (RIGO)
- Parade around the Children's Garden with the GardenKeeper and the Butterfly Fair; 2 p.m.
- Gourd Petting Zoo provide by RIGO
- Fresh and seasonal food tasting provided by Edible Education
- Paint a pumpkin to take home (while supplies last)
- Pumpkin, Gourd and Stick carving demonstrations
- Hoop demonstrations and instruction for the whole family provided by RVA HoOp HOuse
- Tree climbing demonstration, Riverside Outfitters
- Meet the Tooth Fairy from the VCU School of Denistry
- Gourd Quest available at Garden Cart and admissions desk.
We are a Let's Move Garden
Food available for purchase in the Garden Cafe.