ANNUAL SUGAR CANE FESTIVAL FLOWER SHOW

“Kaleidoscope of Color”  Hosted by Azalea Garden Club

The annual Sugar Cane Festival Flower Show hosted by the Azalea Garden Club will be held September 22-23, 2017, at the Cyr-Gates Community Center.

The title of this year’s show is “Kaleidoscope of Color.”  Horticulture  exhibits will be accepted from noon to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 21 with a limit of 20 entries per person. No horticulture will be accepted on Friday but replacement is allowed prior to judging on Friday morning. The flower show will be open to the public from 2:00 pm. To 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 22, and from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday,  September 23. All exhibits must remain on display until 4:00 p.m. Sept. 23 and must be removed by 5 p.m. The public is encouraged to enter horticulture exhibits. Those interested can contact Millie Comeaux, Azalea Garden Club president, at 519-2555 for more information or to obtain a show directory with general and specific rules.

The show will also feature educational and design exhibits by garden club members. Another component of the show is the youth flower show. There are three categories: Junior ages 5-7, Intermediate ages 8-12, and High School 13-18 years of age. Specimens entered into the youth show must be grown by the youth. For information on the youth category contact Versa Dore at 337-967-2401.