Edward's Garden Center

Forty Fort, PA


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Inside Scoop: Fall Festival September 26 & 27

Here at Edward’s Garden Center we are very excited for fall’s arrival! To celebrate, we are holding our annual Fall Festival September 26 & 27 and we hope to see many of our customers with their whole families!

As with all of our festivals and open house events, we have many events and vendors planned. Since you are our loyal readers and customers, we’ll let you in on everything that’s going on.

Fall Festival at Edward's Garden CenterGiant Pumpkin Contest
Every year we have put a giant pumpkin on display and let everyone guess on its weight. This super popular contest is back! You can enter right now on our Facebook page or enter your guess at the Festival this weekend.

Pony Rides
Back by popular demand, pony rides will be available both Saturday and Sunday all day! The kid’s from our Open House and last year’s Fall Festival LOVED the pony rides. Bring your kiddos so they can enjoy!

Face Painting
Another favorite for the kids, Face Painting by Jessica will be back. Each time she comes she offers more character, animal, butterfly options and so many more. Face painting is available 1 pm to 4 pm both days.

Pet Costume Parade and Contest
This event was a huge success last year. We got to see so many wonderful pets and their parents last year. If you want to enter your pet in the contest, you should get to the Garden Center at least half an hour early. There may be quite a few contestants. Our staff will chose their favorite pets and the pet parents will win gift cards and be featured on our website.

Live Entertainment
The popular local band Three Imaginary Boys will be providing some awesome music on Sunday from 12 pm to 2 pm. Stop by and enjoy!

Kid's Area at Edward's Garden CenterSurprise Updates at the Garden Center!
One of our favorite features for this Fall Festival is our children’s area “Home of Gnomes” which will be totally complete and ready for all the kids to enjoy. We have a train display, checker board and lots of gnomes to find! Make sure the kids take a walk through.

Delicious Food Vendors
As always, we will have several delicious food offerings for our guests. Stop by and check out your favorites like Smoking’ Jay’s BBQ.

Blue Chip Animal Adoption
Blue Chip Animal Farms will be available both days with a few animals that are looking for forever homes. Make sure you stop by and see them!

We really hope to see everyone at our Fall Festival this weekend! Bring your whole family and tell your friends 🙂

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Garden Center Fall Festival Sept 27 and 28

Big Foot is ready for Autumn at Edward's Garden Center.

Big Foot is ready for Autumn at Edward’s Garden Center.

Cooler weather is approaching and our Garden Center staff is busy getting ready for Autumn. We have hundreds of mums decorating our gardens. Our pumpkins and gourds have just arrived and even Big Foot has packed his bag full of fall items.

To celebrate the fall season, we will be having a two day Fall Festival.

Stop by the Garden Center Sept 27th and 28th to take part in the festivities.

For the kids:

  • Face painting will be provided by Face Painting by Jessica. She is more than ready to decorate the kiddos faces or hands with their favorite characters and designs. She recently received stencils for the Frozen characters!
  • Pony rides: 10 am to 4 pm both days. Rides will be $5

For the whole family:

  • Pet costume parade and contest: Dress up your furry family members and walk them in the parade. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes will be given out. Parade will be Sunday, 28th at 2 pm. Prizes for the contest: 1st prize $100 gift card, 2nd prize: $50 gift card and 3rd prize: $25 gift card.
  • Giant pumpkin contest: Giant pumpkin will be on hand. Whoever guesses the closest weight gets a $100 gift card. The winner will be chosen at 4 pm on Sunday.
  • Selfie Contest: Take a picture with Big Foot, post it to our Facebook page to be entered. Prize: $100 gift card!
  • Blue Chip Farms will be visiting with adoptable dogs both days. Edward’s Garden Center is a supporter of Blue Chip and will match all donations up to $5oo.
  • SALE: 50% off fruit trees
  • Food vendors: Hotdogs, sausage, wings, smoked apples, kettle corn, desserts and more!

To get people excited for the Fall Festival we are running a few Facebook contests. Right now, visit our Facebook page and find the status update about the contest. Comment with your favorite thing about fall and you will be entered to win a $50 gift card.

We will have another Facebook contest beginning before the Fall Festival. Hint: The contest involves our very own Big Foot!

Hope to see everyone at the Fall Festival Sept 27th and 28 at the Garden Center! You won’t be sorry you came 🙂

Fall at Edwards Garden Center