About the Fair
Friday – Sunday, April 11 – 13, 2014, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Preview evening, Thursday, April 10, 2014, 6 – 10 p.m.
Celebrating 14 years, the Antiques & Garden Fair continues to offer the best in classical and contemporary garden furnishings, botanical art, and home and garden design from more than 100 exhibitors from the United States and Europe. Guests will find a variety of treasures in every price range.
Honorary chair and guest speaker Miles Redd is known for his quirky brand of cozy glamour; a vision invigorated with whimsical splashes of color and modern gestures. Mr. Redd has been creative director of Oscar de la Renta Home since 2003 and was most recently honored as one of Architectural Digest’s AD100 in 2012 and 2013. His lecture is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Friday, April 11, followed by a book signing.
Special guest speaker Danielle Rollins is author of bestseller Soirée: Entertaining with Style, and is quickly becoming one of the nation’s leading lifestyle experts. Mixing a dash of glamour with an approachable flair, she inspires and encourages others to celebrate any and every opportunity to create a memory. Her lecture is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 12, followed by a book signing.
Five beautiful display gardens will give you inspiration for your own garden. They are being designed and built by local landscapers Artemisia with Manfredini Landscape and Design; Craig Bergmann Landscape Design, Inc.; William Heffernan Landscapes; Schmechtig Landscape; and The Schwebel Company.
Treasure-Hunting in Style
The Fair will be held in the beautiful Regenstein Center. There will be tents over the Esplanade and the Rose Garden as well as vendors in Burnstein Hall, Runnells and Searle Courtyards, Nichols Hall, Joutras Gallery, and the Greenhouse Galleries.
Over the three-day Fair, shoppers may enjoy samples of organically grown wine from Bonterra Organic Vineyards.