GARDEN STATE FESTIVAL
Saturday 30th April & Sunday 1st May
Embrace a greener state of mind this Autumn in the City of Yarra. Join The Plant Society and the City of Yarra in an the inaugural garden festival, unlike others. Garden State festival celebrates gardening as an art form and explores the vital role plants play in the art of living.
Garden State celebrates the intersection between plants, art, architecture, craft, design, food, ideas, music, performance, elevating what it means to be a modern gardener.
Together, let’s start conversations, open studios, showcase design, create ephemeral art, run plant workshops and far more.
Microgrants are available for artists, creatives, gardeners, businesses, and organisations to host moments, ticketed and free events within the City of Yarra. As an open-access community festival – we encourage you to participate and host and especially ‘to garden’, cultivating new perspectives and ideas on plants.
Garden State Festival is supported by the City of Yarra & the Victorian State Government’s COVIDSafe Outdoor Activation Fund