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9th Annual Holiday Amaryllis Festival

December 12, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us for our 9th Annual nature-themed free community event!  We will feature beautiful and rare amaryllis bulbs for sale as well as blooming amaryllis and other plants for the holidays. There will be nature-themed vendors, food, music, and crafts for the children. The list of participants and activities include:

  • Nehrling Gardens – Blooming and boxed Amaryllis and many garden plants for sale
  • Amaryllis Spectacularis – Unique and rare Amaryllis bulbs
  • Russells Bromeliads – Air plants, succulents and bromeliads – perfect for holiday gifts
  • Hicks Orchids – Orchids and orchid supplies
  • Woodpops – Turned wood bowls, candle holders and urns
  • Jennuwine Design Jewelry– Handmade, hand painted wearable art
  • The Solar Light Project and Kintsugi Class registration –  Kintsugi workshop introduction and registration
  • Nitro Brewed Coffee and Snacks – Nitro brewed cold coffee, drinks, popcorn and pastries
  • David Bloodgood Pottery – Handmade pots, bowls and vessels
  • Backhaus German bakery & deli – German sandwiches and traditional German baked treats
  • Brass ensemble from the Orlando Concert Band –  playing on the back porch from 11am to 1pm
  • Olympia High School Strings – playing throughout the day 
  • Avian Reconditioning Center Birds of Prey – visit with the Owls and Raptors from 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
  • Program on Culture, Care & Hybridization of Amaryllis by Theresa Schretzmann-Myers at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm
  • Kids eco-activities and eco education by the Dragon bamboo

We will have raffle drawings, photo spots throughout the gardens and live birds of prey from the Avian Reconditioning Center (including the much loved OWL AMBASSADORS) by the lakefront. Please remember to bring  a non-perishable food item or an unwrapped toy for a chance to win a family fun basket, and help a local charity in need.

This free community event is made possible by our generous community sponsors:

Duke Energy  –   Harbinger Capital  –  Fishback Dominick Law  –  West Orange Healthcare District  –  Orlando Health  –  Stockworth Realty  –  Lincoln Financial  –  LaPorte Insurance –  Amaryllis Spectacularis  –  The Observer Media Group

If you are interested in being a sponsor or vendor for the event or would like more information, please contact us at [email protected]


December 12, 2020
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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