Big Bloom Mega Plant Sale is Back - The Bend Magazine

Big Bloom Mega Plant Sale is Back

With hundreds of plant varieties, butterfly releases, food trucks, and more, South Texas Botanical Garden's Big Bloom Mega Plant Sale is back and has something for everyone

The South Texas Botanical Garden and Nature Center’s Annual Big Bloom Mega Plant Sale & Garden Festival is back this year after a two year hiatus. The event will host hundreds of plant varieties, speciality vendors, butterfly and ladybug releases, parrot talk, and reptile shows throughout the day. With something for everyone, this event is the perfect way to kick off spring with the entire family. The event will take place on Saturday, April 2nd from 10AM to 5PM, with free admission for members and non-member admission being only $2. 

In 2019, the Big Bloom event brought more than 6,000 shoppers to the South Texas Botanical Gardens and Nature Center and is expected to be an incredible experience for everyone. Whether you’re looking for unique plants or just a fun day of shopping, this event is perfect for everyone.


The event schedule is as followers:

9:00-10:00 Members-Only Shopping

10:00-5:00 Big Bloom, Orchid Sale, Vendors, Nature’s Boutique, Kids’ Zone, Self-Guided Tours. Nueces Master Gardeners, Texas Master Naturalists on site for horticulture & environmental assistance.

11:00-3:00 Food Trucks

11:00 & 4:00 Reptile Shows

11:30, 1:30, & 3:30 Ladybug Releases

12:00 & 3:00 Butterfly Releases

1:00 Parrot Talk