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2 JUN

Excitement Builds for Blarney in Bloom

With just over a week to go before our first ever garden fair ‘Blarney in Bloom’ Saturday, June 11th, the excitement here at Blarney Castle and Gardens is at an all time high as the final touches are been put into place. All that is missing is the guarantee of sunny weather.

It is going to be a funfilled day  for all the family. Attending the fair will be an excellent range of nurseries from all over Ireland displaying a great variety of plants including: ferns, herbs, bamboos, perennial, rare and unusual plants and shade loving plants.

Adam the head gardener here at Blarney Castle and Gardens has even organized a special competition for all the children that attend the fair. This competition called,’ Grow Your Own Sunflower’ will see Adam helping children plant their very own sunflower.  He will be asking all those who take part to care for their sunflower over the Summer. In September, Adam will be inviting childrent to send in pictures of their sunflower, he will then award the children with the top five tallest sunflowers with a family season pass.

Attending the  fair will also be a  farmers market and crafts stands, ensuring that there is something to put a smile on everyone’s face.

The gates for the fair will open at 11am and will run through till day until 4pm. Adults admission is €5.00 with free entry for children. On the day there will be a free car parking.

For more information you can email:info@blarneycastle.ie or call: 021 4385252

We hope to see you there!

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