Succulent Gardens is hosting their eighth annual Succulent Extravaganza event on Sept. 28-29 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day. The event showcases local speakers and presenters through a series of tours, workshops and lectures. Guests are advised to bring their own shopping wagon, as well as sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes, hat and water bottle to refill at available water stations.
Admission is free, but Nayarit’s Taco Truck will be providing on-site lunch options and Tico Coffee Roasters will be serving freshly roasted coffee from 8-11 a.m. both days. Succulent Gardens accepts cash, check and credit card.
Some of the “make and take” workshops featured include how to plant a living picture which will cost $50, how to create a terrarium using air plants which will cost $25 and how to plant a cacti which will also cost $25. There will also be a potting bar and plant raffle held at the end of each day.
Succulent Gardens is located in Castroville at 2133 Elkhorn Rd.