San Diego Floral Association

is proud to present
a celebration of nature and the environment.

Thank you for attending!

October 16, 2021
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Balboa Park

This wonderful event is a showcase for local artisans, non-profit organizations, small and/or family-owned businesses and other eco-friendly establishments.
Fall is holiday gift-buying season so please come by and see this great line up of creative artists and unique one-of-a-kind gifts.

In addition to this amazing Marketplace, there will be entertainment, kids’ crafts and a FREE Flower Show!

Schedule of Events

Casa del Prado – Patio A Stage

Ms. Smarty-PlantsTM Grows Earth Heroes
10:30 am
Become an Earth Hero with The Garden’s Ms. Smarty-PlantsTM.

This fun, interactive and entertaining show will take you on a journey of magic and music. For Earth Heroes of all ages.

The Mystery Box 30-Minute Design Challenge

Watch designers from the Flower Arrangers Guild of San Diego and the San Diego Costume Guild compete in fun, fast and furious contests to see who can make the best design in 30 minutes. And you can buy the creations afterwards!

11:30 am
“Hat-i-tude with Attitude”
Hat design competition

12:30 pm
“Dress to Impress”
Costume design competition

1:30 pm
“Flower Power”
Floral design competition

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Market Place
El Prado and Casa del Prado
Shop for unique gifts and crafts created by San Diego’s finest artists and artisans

FREE Flower Show
Casa del Prado – Room 101
Enjoy a wonderful Small Standard National Flower Show
featuring world-class floral designs, horticulture specimens and
educational exhibits.
Sponsored by Wholesale Flowers and Supplies

Download Standard Flower Show Brochure

Kids’ Crafts Tables
Casa del Prado – Patio A
Fun nature-based activities for all ages!
Sponsored by Novak Wellness Consulting LLC

San Diego Costume Guild
Enjoy our wonderful costumers and cosplayers as they wander through the Park or come in your own fanciful nature-inspired creation and join the celebration!

Proceeds from our “Birds, Bees, Flowers and Trees” event will help support our School Garden Programs, College Scholarship Programs and Community Outreach Programs. LEARN MORE.

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Thank you to our sponsors!



Mission: To promote the knowledge and appreciation of horticulture and floriculture in the San Diego region.