1515 N Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Expanded to 90 days, the 23rd year for the annual festival adds Donald's nephews, Huey, Dewey and Louie to the nearly 100 topiary characters (along with Frozen's Anna and Elsa), the Garden Rocks concert series, new outdoor kitchens with fresh bites include La Isla Fresca and Cider House, plus standards like Brews and Barbecue, Urban Farm Eats, Florida Fresh. New, interactive Harmony Gardens musical playground for kids, Butterflies on the Go, edible flower garden, bonsai exhibit, more than 70,000 bedding plants surrounding Future World's two lakes, with 200 floating mini-gardens, and colorful blooms blanketing the grounds; horticulture seminars on gardening and creating inviting outdoor spaces. Included with admission (food, beverages and seminars extra).
Florida Fresh Weekend (April 29-May 1) celebrates the state's edible bounty, from Apalachicola, to Zellwood. This weeks Garden Rocks concert features Georgia Satellites.
Comedian Tim Wilkins hosts the annual fashion show with brunch, beauty consultations, makeovers, gifts, cosmetics samples and a $25 gift certificate. Benefits education programs at the Marcia P. Hoffman School for the Arts.