23rd Annual

Window Box Competition

April 17 - 18, 2020

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Abingdon, VA 24210

Questions?  E-mail: wcmgrdn@gmail.com

Sat 9:30am - 5:00pm

Event Hours

Win a $125 shopping spree in the Garden Marketplace.  Drawings to be held at 3PM daily.

Everyone is invited to participate in this special competition. Create a beautiful window box and bring it to Garden Faire for display. All entries will be judged and awarded ribbons.  Click the button for contest rules.


Nancy's Fancy's Cakes  & Catering

Come and enjoy the Garden Marketplace, Seminars and Workshops, Plant Advice, Door Prizes and so much more


On the lawn: Bring small hand tools to the Master Gardener tent for expert sharpening. Donations accepted.

One Partnership Circle

Great vendor items given away hourly!

Garden Faire

$6 Per Day

Delicious offerings from:

Perennials * Annuals * Herbs * Lavender * Trees * Container Gardens * Native and Heirloom Plants * Shrubs * Statuary * Arbors * Trellises * Urns * Tools * Birdhouses * Floral Supplies * Gardening Apparel * Original Garden Art * Ornamental Iron * Outdoor Tablecloths and more!!

A program of the Washington County Virginia Cooperative Extension


Seminars included with admission

Door Prizes

Seminars & Workshops

Children under 12 admitted free

Master Gardeners will help you load your purchases!!

Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation or marital or family status.  An equal opportunity affirmative action employer.

234 West Valley Street, Abingdon VA 24210

Interstate 81, Exit 14

Fri  9:30am - 6:00pm

Presented by and benefiting:

The Washington County Virginia Master Gardeners

Garden Café: Open 11-3

You are cordially invited to one of the most charming, hospitable & popular garden shows on the East Coast

Autumn Blooming Plants, Designing with Iris, Lavender and Mediterranean Herbs, 60 Garden Tips, Growing Great Window Boxes, Gardening on Slopes, Floral Design, Seed Starting with Soil Blocks and Growing A Global Garden... see the daily schedule for more information 


Shopping Spree

Tool Sharpening

Garden Marketplace