17th Annual Coastal Gardening Festival
On May 18, the 17th annual Coastal Gardening Festival takes place. This great event starts at 9:00 am to 2:30 pm. “Let’s Grow Native” is the theme this year focusing on native plants that grow well on the Outer Banks. Garden art, handcrafted goods, plants and refreshments are provided by over 70 vendors. Children’s activities, educational displays and gardening information will be available. Proceeds from the event benefit the outreach programs of the Dare County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in association with the Dare County Center of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension. For more information, call the Dare County Extension office at (252) 473-4290.