North Florida Wildflower Festival is this Saturday in Blountstown, with free kids’ activities and much more set up in Blountstown’s Magnolia Square, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A variety of vendors featuring flowers, plants, outdoor items, handcrafted and handmade items, jewelry, home décor, baked goods, and artwork will be onsite.
The event will also feature music, rides on the Blountstown Rotary Train to the M&B Depot Museum and playground, and more. The shops and restaurants of downtown Blountstown will be ready for business as well.
All food vendor spaces have been filled, but arts and craft vendors are still being accepted through early Friday morning. No candidate or political issue vendors permitted. All applications are subject to approval.
Wildflower Fest t-shirts have become a favorite of event attendees. To secure your size, pre-purchase your shirt on the Chamber’s website at www.calhounco.org/store.cfm. Additional information, including vendor details, can be found on the website or on Facebook, at www.facebook.com/NFLWildflowerFest.
The event is organized by the Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce with support from the City of Blountstown, Florida Wildflower Foundation, Florida Panhandle Wildflower Alliance, University of Florida IFAS, Florida Native Plant Society/Magnolia Chapter, Calhoun Liberty Employees Credit Union, West Florida Electric Coop, Badcock and More, the Calhoun County 4-H, Blountstown Drugs, H&R Block, Bristol ACE Hardware, and PanCare Health.