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Opening of the Gardens this weekend, Saturday June 5!

The Jardins de Métis/Reford Gardens open for their 48th season on Saturday, June 5 at 8:30 am. With the earliest spring on record, the crabapple and azaleas are already in bloom and offer a spectacul ... (View the event)

11th International Garden Festival
Gardens of Paradise and Berlin – Invited City

The International Garden Festival enters its second decade with a program of gardens and special events for the 11th edition. The 2010 Festival will display a record 21 gardens on the Festival site as ... (View the event)

Twice Upon a Garden won the ARTV People's Choice Award of the 28th FIFA

Il était deux fois un jardin / Twice upon a garden, the beautiful film of Philip Baylaucq about the Reford Gardens and the International Garden Festival, won the ARTV People’s Choice Award at the ... (View the event)

New Screening: Twice upon a Garden to be Premièred at the 28th International Festival of Films on Art on March 26

Philippe Baylaucq’s film, Il était deux fois un jardin / Twice upon a garden, on the Reford Gardens and the International Garden Festival, will be premiered at the 28th International Festival of Fi ... (View the event)

Poster Competition for the 2010 edition of the International Garden Festival

The International Garden Festival is launching a competition to create the official poster for the 2010 edition of the Festival and the visual identity to be used on other printed documents that will ... (View the event)

Première of Il était deux fois un jardin/Twice Upon a Garden by Philippe Baylaucq

On Friday, March 26, at 6.30 pm the Festival will present the première of “Il était deux fois un jardin”, a new film on the Festival and the gardens of Elsie Reford by film-maker Phi ... (View the event)

Tim Richardson and Andrea Jones authors of Great Gardens of America on March 11

The Festival is presenting writer and garden critic Tim Richardson and photographer Andrea Jones, collaborators on the book Great Gardens of America, published in England by Frances Lincoln, to po ... (View the event)

The International Garden Festival Announces the Designers for its 2010 Edition

The International Garden Festival is pleased to announce the names of the designers selected by the jury for the 2010 edition of Festival. A total of 276 proposals for conceptual gardens were submit ... (View the event)

The International Garden Festival featured in the latest issue of Landscape Architecture magazine

The International Garden Festival is the subject of a feature article in Landscape Architecture, the magazine of the American Society of Landscape Architects. The article appears in the November issue ... (View the event)

The Reford Gardens and the International Garden Festival one of the Great Gardens of America!

Les Jardins de Métis/Reford Gardens and its International Garden Festival have been recognized as one of the great gardens of America in a new book written by Tim Richardson and recently published in ... (View the event)