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Garden Expo

Master Gardeners of Hamilton County
5th Annual “Master Your Garden” Garden Expo

Saturday April 8 – Sunday April 9, 2017
Camp Jordan Arena, East Ridge TN


The 2017 Expo was a great success!! We look forward to seeing you at the 6th Annual “Master Your Garden” Garden Expo in April 2018!!



Sponsor Information: We, the Master Gardeners of Hamilton County, are interested in signing up sponsors for our 6th annual Garden Expo. For details about the program, please visit our our sponsor information page.. See our Master Gardener Presentation to see why supporting us benefits the greater Chattanooga area. Our sponsorship chairperson would be happy to talk to you about sponsorship opportunities. You can reach her by emailing sponsorchair@mghc.org.



The Master Gardeners of Hamilton County, in association with the University of Tennessee Extension, sponsored our 5th annual “Master Your Garden” Garden Expo on Saturday, April 8th, 2017 from 10am to 6pm, and Sunday, April 9th, 2017, from 10am to 5pm, at Camp Jordan Arena in East Ridge, a suburb of Chattanooga.

Focusing on gardening and the outdoors, the Expo brought together an array of exhibits, demonstrations, educational activities, and vendors of interest to experienced gardeners, gardening enthusiasts, browsers, and children. Our goal was to bring the latest gardening information to the community by offering:

  • 17 free seminars throughout the 2-day Expo presented by local and out-of-town experts. 2017 schedule of seminars and speaker biographies
  • Numerous garden vendors. Check out the 2017 vendors and exhibitors. Check back often for an updated list of vendors.
  • Educational vendors
  • On-going live demos both days on Mulching, Raised Beds, Composting, Rain Barrels and Therapeutic Gardening
  • Questions and answer table where you can receive free expert advice on plants, landscaping, pest control, composting, vegetable gardening, and various topics to help you have a successful garden and yard
  • Children’s area with gardening-related hands-on activities for the gardeners ages 2 to 12
  • Bonsai exhibit sponsored by the Tennessee Valley Bonsai Society
  • Door prizes, donated by our Vendors, Master Gardeners and Expo Sponsors.
  • Free parking
  • Open to the Public
  • $5 admission (cash or check)
  • Children under 12 years old admitted free

Visit our Expo Facebook page.

Photos from our 2017 Expo


Camp Jordan Arena, 323 Camp Jordan Pkwy, East Ridge, TN 37412