Summer in Santa Barbara is in full swing, and the Santa Barbara Public Market is celebrating everything in bloom with Flower Power @ the Public Market, on July 25 and 26! This two-day “festival” will be a floral extravaganza, featuring a Public Market takeover by various local floral partners set up throughout the entire market, turning the space into a beautiful display of flowers and gardens. Come visit the Public Market and see Margaret Joan Floral, Rose Story Farm, Stabiles Santa Barbara, Knit Fit, Fanciful Designs, Juicykits.com, Montecito Urban Farms, Peony Flowers, Plants & Gardens, Dalla Vita,Bluebird Blooms, Hogue & Co., Living Walls and Bacara Resort & Spa‘s Creative Director Lorrene Balzani transform the merchant spaces with the power of flowers!
In addition to the floral displays and showcases throughout the market, participating merchants will be offering seasonal specials that are inspired by this floral + garden event!
The market will also host a series of floral and gardening demonstrations on both days of the festival:
-A DIY Flower Crown class with designers from HOGUE & CO. on Saturday July 25 at 11am! Guests will learn how to make their own unique Flower Crowns using an assortment of beautiful, fresh flowers. Class is $25, all materials are provided and everyone takes home their flower crowns after the class!
-A “Living Wall Garden” class with Francis Dawson, from Living Walls on Sunday July 26 from 10am – 12pm! Francis will demonstrate how to create art that is alive and evolving using a variety of plants and natural materials to create beautiful garden art that can be displayed in your home! Class is $45, all materials are provided and guests take home their living garden art after the class!
Don’t miss this floral celebration at the Public Market! For more information, call 805-770-7702.