The following week, is Seattle’s Northwest Flower and Garden Show, February 23-27. If you don’t want to drive, think about joining other gardeners on a bus coordinated by the Multnomah County Master Gardeners up to the show. Here are details:
Don't sweat the drive when you can ride with fellow Portland area gardeners on a comfortable restroom-equipped bus. For $65 you get roundtrip transportation and a ticket to the show. You will have close to eight hours to see the gardens, stroll the vendors market and take in a seminar or two. Purchases can be stored on the bus for the trip home.
- What: Northwest Flower and Garden Show, Washington State Convention Center, downtown Seattle. Bus transportation from Portland, Ore.
- Date: Wednesday, February 23, 2011 (opening day)
- Time: Loading of bus begins at 5:45 AM, leaves at 6:00 AM (Hollywood Fred Meyer at 3030 NE Weidler). Arrive in Seattle by 9am. Reboard bus at 4:45pm and return to Portland by 9pm.
- Cost: $65, includes transportation and show entrance fee