For everything there is a season and the season is now for Art in Bloom at the Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg. The Stuart Society presents this weeklong event that gives floral designers an opportunity to interpret some of the museum's works of art in floral arrangements and displays.
Art in Bloom runs today through March 22. Special events include preview party and silent auction, 7-11 p.m. today, $75 per person at the museum; Botanical Family Fun Day at Straub Park, downtown St. Petersburg, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun.; Springtime Marketplace and Tea in the Garden at the museum, 1 to 4 p.m. Tue., $15; Garden Party Luncheon at Sunset Vinoy Ballroom, 11 a.m. Fri., $50; Garden Tour of Brightwaters Boulevard gardens, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 22, $15. The museum is at 255 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. Call (727) 896-2667 or (727) 896-6628.