Great news! Brown Paper Tickets is being acquired by Events.com. Click here to learn more.
  View site in English, Español, or Français
The fair-trade ticketing company.
Sign Me Up!  |  Log In
Find An Event Create Your Event Help
6th annual GrowFest! 2018
Redland Fruit & Spice Park
Redland, FL
Share this event:
Saturday Oct 13, 2018 9:30 AM - Sunday Oct 14, 2018 4:30 PM | Free - $12.00


6th annual GrowFest! 2018
GrowFest! is about connecting the dots between the farm or garden and the dinner table. We give you the knowledge and materials to grow, forage, buy, prepare, and eat good, local, seasonal food. Empowering you with the tools to grow your own food lets you gain a better appreciation of what it takes for our farmers to produce the food we all eat, and whets your appetite for the best, healthiest, and freshest produce.

Start your gardens! Get your seedlings, fruit trees, seeds and companion plants, and growing supplies. SNAP/EBT dollars can be used for buying veggie seeds and seedlings as well as fresh produce. And those dollars stretch twice as far with Fresh Access Bucks double-value incentives.

Questions about growing? Answers here for backyard growers, urban farmers, small and big farms. The UF/Miami- Dade County Extension Office is our local source for growing information tailored to our subtropical South Florida climate. Check out our presentations, workshops, and demos. There will be emphasis on organic and environmentally friendly practices, and establishing building blocks for healthy eating.

Check out the Local Challenge Cookoffs See area chefs, students and amateur cooks compete to create awesome dishes using a mystery box filled with fresh seasonal local ingredients. Pick up copies of awesome books highlighting local foods. Grab a hot-off-the-press copy of Edible South Florida Magazine's Fall issue, chock full of information.

Enjoy fresh, real food! No junky fair food here. Our food vendors showcase locally-grown Fresh from Florida and Redland Raised ingredients. Local cottage food and artisanal producers share their stories and sell their goods.

Cultivate! is the overarching theme this year. Learn how we can cultivate minds, food, markets, creativity, food forests, food security, pollinators. The Education Fund, this year's beneficiary, will be on hand to share information about their Food Forests for Schools program, already in 51 Miami-Dade County Schools.

Explore the park! Redland Fruit & Spice Park is the only tropical botanical garden and public park of its kind in the U.S., hosting over 500 varieties of tropical fruits, vegetables, spices, herbs, nuts and edible plants. Visit and learn about the amazing variety of edible plants you can grow in South Florida.

Enjoy Music both days.

Multiple door Prize drawings each day. Paid admissions include a raffle ticket for a chance at great door prizes!

The full schedule of activities, participating vendors, exhibitors, and sponsors will be updated regularly on the event website at RedlandGrowFest.com

Call 305-247-8650 or visit RedlandGrowFest.com to contact festival organizers at least 7 days in advance to request materials in accessible format, a sign language interpreter and for information on access for persons with disabilities.


Redland Fruit & Spice Park (View)
24801 SW 187th Avenue
Redland, FL 33031
United States


Education > Workshops
Food > Markets & Farms
Music > Americana
Music > Bluegrass
Other > Family-Friendly
Other > Festivals
Other > Fundraisers
Other > Green
Other > Health & Wellness

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: Yes!
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


Contact us
1-800-838-3006 (Temporarily Unavailable)
Ticket Buyers
Track Your Order
Browse Events
Event Producers
Create an Event
Buy Pre-Printed Tickets
The Venue List
Find out about local events
Get daily or weekly email notifications of new and discounted events in your neighborhood.
Sign up for local events
Connect with us
Follow us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Instagram
Watch us on YouTube
Get to know us
Use of this service is subject to the Terms of Usage, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy of Brown Paper Tickets. All rights reserved. © 2000-2022 Mobile EN ES FR