Can traditional oriental culture bring a new spirit to contemporary living and fashion?
Find your inspiration at the Han Couture Fashion Show
on Canada Blooms main stage,
March 15, 7:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.
This opening night performance starts with the joyful Lion Dance welcoming all guests,
followed by the showcase of traditional Chinese garments inspired by the inner meanings
of 5,000 years of Chinese apparel,
from the Han Dynasty of 2200 years ago up
to the Ming Dynasty of 1600 A.D.
Bring your camera!
Sunday, March 17
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Presented by Tourism Ireland
Join us March 17th on the Unilock Celebrity Stage presented by HGTV
for a special St. Patrick's Day Celebration brought to you
by Tourism Ireland.
Drop by the Chinese Culture Garden (G3A) and enjoy the exotic world of China.
Each day in the NTD Chinese Culture Garden you can take a step back and experience China through special culture programs. On Opening Day, join NTDTV on the Unilock Celebrity stage at 7PM for a special evening event that includes the traditional Lion Dance and the wonderful Han Couture fashion show.
Drop by the "Spring Gathering" Garden by Parklane Nurseries and Tourism Ireland and experience the Luck o' the Irish. A special day of celebration is planned, followed by a program on the Unilock Celebrity Stage at 4PM.
Find out how you can enter to win a trip to The Gathering in Ireland.
Don't miss Trevor Edwards on the Unilock Celebrity Stage during the celebration at 4PM. Trevor will also be on the Stage Friday March 15th at 5PM.
Visit The Canadian Wildlife Federation Natural Playground built by Bienenstock and discover a garden playground for children of all ages. Meet garden expert Ken Beattie at the garden and enjoy special programs.
Ken Beattie will be at the Canadian Wildlife Federation Playground from Opening Day until Wednesday.
Get Growing with Ken Beattie:
on the Unilock Celebrity Stage
Monday March 18 at 11AM and Wednesday March 20 at 3PM
on the Scotts Miracle-Gro Learning Stage
Saturday March 16 at 11:30, Sunday March 19 at 1:30, Monday at 1:30 & 3:30, and Wednesday at 11:30
The Canadian Wildlife Team will be on the Scotts Learning Stage Monday March 18 at 11:30
On March 20, pickOntario will hand out barcoded stickers to everyone who enters the show. Once you scan the sticker, it will let you know that you can visit the pickOntario booth to receive a bouquet! pickOntario will be handing out free bouquets to one lucky person every 30 minutes. Also, this bouquet will be handed out to you by our own Elvis, world renowned Las Vegas look alike.
The first 1,500 guests who attended Canada Blooms on Saturday, March 23 and recieved a special gift from Scotts Canada.
Have a gardening question? Drop by the Scotts Miracle-Gro Leaning Stage located near the Scotts Miracle-Gro booth (G22) and get all the answers. Knowledgable professionals will be on stage throughout the festival to solve all those garden dilemmas.
Carson Arthur will also be at the Scotts Learning Stage on Friday March 15th courtesy of RTF Water Seed Saver.
Ken Beattie will be on stage Saturday - Wednesday (check the schedule) courtesy of The Canadian Wildlife Federation.