Little Rock’s Wildwood Park for the Arts is offering yet another way to celebrate the beauty of springtime in Arkansas with its BLOOMS! Festival, April 17-18. This family oriented event includes a children’s storybook garden with crafts, a children’s play and additional live entertainment, May Pole dances and a bake show.
A flower market, demonstrations by prominent horticulturalists, and a spectacular display of the area’s largest collection of native woodland azaleas are other activities. Food and beverage vendors offer their products for picnicking by Swan Lake. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12, free admission for ages 5 and under. The event is stroller-friendly. Tickets can be purchased on Wildwood’s Web page.