DAYLILY ART & GARDEN FESTIVAL, MAY 20Matt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: May 10 2017 8:51 PM
The Daylily Art & Garden Festival will be Saturday, May 20, 10am-3pm, on the square in downtown Headland. The festival features a Youth Art Contest and Exhibit, garden-related crafts like birdhouses and wind chimes, art vendors, daylilies and other plants, gardening products and farmers market vendors.
Entertainment will be include a performance by the 98th Army Jazz Band and tenor saxophone player Keni Jackson in the gazebo. Hands-on art and gardening activities will be offered for free for children inside the square. Local daylily growers Bush Gardens will have garden tours and activities from 8am- 4pm at Bush Gardens II, 2656 Hwy 134 W.
Headland artist Joan Weems is the Featured Artist of this year’s festival. She will exhibit a selection of her art during the day. Mrs. Weems taught art in the public school system for 28 years and is the art therapist at Living Waters Counseling.
The Daylily Art & Garden Festival is sponsored by AllState-Luke Stevens Agency, K-Time Sports & Apparel, Durden Outdoor, Macaroni Kid, Alabama Power, HNB First Bank, Azalea Court & Dogwood Manor, Center for Vein Restoration, Who Would Know Ceramic Studio, Smith’s True Value..