Festival of Spring

Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 9:00am

Paine Art Center And Gardens
1410 Algoma Boulevard
Oshkosh, WI 54901

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Festival of Spring is a free outdoor event featuring the Paine’s annual Spring Plant Sale and more than 100 vendors of original art, fine crafts, plants and garden supplies. As a great source for a wide selection of perennials, the Paine’s Spring Plant Sale offers thousands of “tried-and-true” plants as well as new and hard-to-find varieties. The festival also includes fair food and live entertainment. Paine Members receive early admittance to the Spring Plant Sale at 8:00 am.

This year, the Paine's Plant Sale is at the corner of Elmwood Avenue and Congress Avenue. It features thousands of "tried-and-true" plants as well as new varieties. The Paine's Plant Sale is well-known as having the widest selection of perennials in the Fox Valley. The Plant Sale is open to the public from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, and proceeds support the Paine's gardens.

We suggest that you bring your own wagon or cart to easily transport your purchases around the festival grounds. Some wagons are available.

As you shop, eat and enjoy the entertainment, just leave your purchases in one of the convenient holding areas until you're ready to load up your car.

The Paine's friendly staff and volunteers will be on hand in the plant sale area to answer your questions and to assist you with making the perfect new selections for your own successful garden.

In addition to the Paine's plant sale, the Festival of Spring features more than 100 booths of garden suppliers, landscapers, jewelry-makers, potters, candle-makers, painters, woodcrafters and much, much more. Booths are open beginning at 8:00 am.

It wouldn't be a festival without live entertainment throughout the day!

The festival also features a great variety of food options, including popcorn, hot dogs, burgers, pulled pork sandwiches, egg rolls, smoothies, ice cream, coffee, espresso and more! Bring your appetite and enjoy dining in a seating area in front of the entertainment.

This event listing provided for the Oshkosh community events calendar. Community events are not associated with or sponsored by AARP, but may be of interest to you. If you have an event to share, let us know!

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