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Spring Festival

2014 Spring Festival

Spring Festival 2014

Saturday, March 29th, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
& Sunday, March 30th, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Community National Bank and Trust of TexasThe Spring Festival is a weekend of fun, food and entertainment for all ages. The festival is presented by the Community National Bank & Trust of Texas.

Activities:

Wine | Cheese | Art

One of the many components that make Spring Festival at Clark Gardens such a wonderful weekend is the tasting from Texas local wineries and cheese artisans. The East Tent hosts the Wine, Cheese and Art. Texas wineries will be offering great wines for tasting and purchasing. And while you enjoy the wine, sample delicious cheese from award winning local Texas artesian cheese makers. For the non-wine drinker a selection of beer from Shiner Bock to Fort Worth local brewery Rahr Beer will be on hand to purchase.

Winerys

Cheese Artisans

Art

Artists will have their work on display and may have items available for sale. Artists are invited to complete an pdfArt Festival Booth Application to display their works during the Spring Festival. See the application for details. The deadline to submit art festival booth applications is February 1, 2014.

Classic Car Show | Motorcycle Show | Model Train Show | Children's Activities
Additional activities include car show (Saturday), motorcycle show (Sunday), model train show (including visiting train clubs North Texas T-Trak Modular Railroad Club, North Texas Garden Club Railroad Club, and Tex-N Modular Railroad Club, children's activities including a strolling puppet show, face painting, and obstacle course.

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Classic Car Show

Saturday, March 29th, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
People's Choice voting 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Checkout all the amazing rides at the 6th Annual "Cruise to the Garden" Classic Car Show. Vote for your favorites.

[ Register for the Classic Car Show online ]

Motorcycle Show

Sunday, March 30th
Bike Arrival: 11:00 am
People's Choice Voting: noon to 3:30 pm

On Sunday, March 30th of Spring Festival, motorcycles will be uniquely displayed in the SHADE throughout the garden in and amongst the flowers, lakes, trees and pavilions.

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Motorcycle Show Categories include the following:

    • Vintage/Classic - Any Make Stock Motorcycle 1985 or older
    • Custom - Alterations from Stock Motorcycle
    • American Touring - Baggers Custom and Stock
    • Custom Factory Bike - American Iron Horse
    • Metric Sport Bike
    • Rat Bike
    • Trike - Any Three-Wheeled Motorcycle

Awards: A trophy will be awarded to People's Choice in each category.

Register: [ Register Online for the Motorcycle Show ]

Join us for a family friendly, fun filled day in the beautiful 35-acre Clark Gardens. Show off your bike, enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow bikers and take part in the additional festival activities including an art show, music, wine and cheese tasting, model train show, Saturday car show, plant sales, vendor shopping area, children's play area and education stations covering topics regarding sustainable gardening.

Who better personifies "The Art of Living... Texas Style" than bikers!

So Much To See And Learn
Education stations will be giving advice and how to's on subjects such as: gardening, bee keeping, tree identification, composting, rabbits, container gardening, chickens, and the practice of EarthKind gardening. Wow!

Kiddie Passenger Train
If all this activity makes you too tired OR you just need a nap after the wine tasting, you won't want to miss tooling around the garden in the small passenger train (big enough for adult kids too) conducted by Choo Choo Express.

Shopping

And if shopping is your thing... we have vendors galore offering products for the most discerning shopper.

See the pdfVendor Registration Form for information about having your own booth in the vendor area and to register. The deadline to submit your vendor registration is March 15, 2014.

Live Music & Entertainment

SATURDAY, MARCH 29th

Children's Area

Summer House Stage

Rose Garden Stage

SUNDAY, MARCH 30th

Children's Area

Summer House Stage

Food
Tasty food options include:

  • Brazos Market & Bistro - Sandwiches, salads, fruit
  • Five Boys Ranch - Bar-B-Q
  • Rust Never Sleeps - Grilled burgers and hot dogs

Admission

  • $10 per Adult
  • $7 per Child (5-12 years old)
  • No Charge for Children 4 and under
  • Clark Gardens Members: Free. No reciprocal memberships honored.

Additional fees apply for some activities.
Tickets may be purchased at the Clark Gardens entry or by phone: (940) 682-4856.

Art
Cheese
Music
Car Show
Wine
Motorcycle Show
Plant Sales
Children's Area
Model Train Show
Education Stations
Vendor Area

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2011 Spring Festival Photos