Singapore Garden Festival (SGF), the first garden show to showcase creations from the world’s top award-winning garden and floral designers under one roof, will make its eagerly-anticipated return from 23 to 31 July 2016. This is the sixth time the biennial event will delight visitors from around the world.
Organised by the National Parks Board (NParks) and Gardens by the Bay, the nine-day event is the largest show to-date, spanning across 9.7 hectares, and will feature a variety of exciting exhibits and new offerings. Visitors will be treated to a visual fiesta of exquisite garden and floral displays, created by more than 30 internationally acclaimed garden and floral designers.
Key highlights of the Festival include:
— 15 Fantasy and Landscape Show Gardens
— 14 Floral Windows to the World featuring colourful and vibrant cut-flower displays and floral masterpieces with stunning set design and lighting by floral designers from around the world.
— Orchid Extravaganza at Flower Dome
— 5 Balcony Gardens featuring colourful and inspirational displays for small-home and apartment owners.
— 6 Table-top Floral Displays
— Landscape Design Challenge (NEW) where teams of students will be tasked to transform a 3m by 3m empty space into a garden within a span of four hours.
— World of Terrariums (NEW) showcasing more than 100 creative displays put together by members of the public including students, hobbyists and community gardeners.
— A Vibrant Marketplace with over 100 booths offering food and beverages, plants, gardening and landscape products and services, and arts and crafts for sale.
— Gardeners’ Cup with 60 groups of community gardeners split into 5 teams to compete for the best show garden.
— Other favourites include the Garden Fiesta that features a series of talks, demonstrations and workshops, and the Penjing & Artistic Stone Exhibition & Competition 2016.
Singapore Garden Festival 2016
Start date: 23/7/16 10:00
End date: 31/7/16 22:00