HerbFest 2016 Dates are: April 22, 23 & 24 - April 29, 30, & May 1.
The Wake Forest HerbFest Does Not Sell GMO altered plants. We support local North Carolina growers. Our perennial offerings are specific to Zone 7's here in the Piedmont areas of N.C.
"What is different about Herbfest plants and most mass merchandisers or grocery stores?" They are not genetically modified -- see this article by cardiologist on the connection of GMO foods and autoimmune disorder."
Tentative HerbFest Schedule of Events (Subject to Changes)
Events are free, no admission charge, pets welcome, children on leash please :)
Vendors, free entertainment, enjoy historic downtown Wake Forest
Location: 525 South White Street, Wake Forest, N.C. 27587
Schedule of Events - Subject to Whims & WEATHER:
Friday, April 22 , 9 a.m - 6 p.m.. - HerbFest Opens + Largest selection of Non GMO organic herbs, heritage tomatoes, heirloom vegetable plants & local grown perennials for our climate,
Saturday, April 23, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. - Franklin Academy Day - Students from Franklin Academy High School will provide free activities for children including face painting and entertainment for attendees subject to weather.
* 10 am - 2 pm Free Kid's Face Painting - by Jamie Moore's High School Art Students
* 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Free Live music that will include the FA band, maybe two small combo groups, maybe small choral groups and maybe the rock band. Led by Tony Robinson, Band Director FA High School
Sunday, April 24 - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Bring the family and enjoy the day. Our Sundays tend to be very laid back and easy going so come on out.
Second weekend schedule below:
Friday, April 29, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. - New plants in stock so check to see the latest new arrivals.
Saturday, April 30 - 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. -
Sunday, May 1 - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Last day to buy - come on out.
Herbs & Plants remaining are donated to various charities, schools, beautification projects. Thank you for your support.