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22nd Annual Antique Rose Festival

April 15 @ 9:00 am

Stop and Smell the Roses!

Looking for a unique Mother’s Day gift? Think roses! …or bring Mom to the Cemetery to enjoy our extensive heirloom rose collection at the beginning of its peak of bloom. Bring a picnic lunch for a special dining experience.

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Festival Schedule

Saturday, April 15, 2017
 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Get the best selection of this year’s inventory!
 

Rose Illustration Workshops
Session I: May 11-12  /  Session II: May 15-16

Antique roses are the soul of the gravegarden.
Study and paint these horticultural treasures in watercolor with botanical artist Tica Sydnor.
  

Guided Rose Tours
 May 14, 3:00 p.m. – Special Guided Tour of Roses (Mother’s Day)
May 20-21
May 27-28

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Details

Date:
April 15
Time:
9:00 am

Organizer

Old City Cemetery
Phone:
(434) 847-1465
Website:
http://www.gravegarden.org/

Venue

Cemetery Grounds

All events are sponsored by the Southern Memorial Association.

Please contact us for more information about the Old City Cemetery or any of these events.

 SEASONS IN THE CEMETERY

Peak of Bloom for Antique Roses: Last two weeks of May

Peak of Bloom for Lotus Pond: July and August

Peak of Fall Foliage: Last two weeks of October

Peak of Bird Population: First week of June

Peak of Butterfly Population: August

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Contact Info

401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, Virginia 24501

Office: (434) 847-1465
Fax: (434) 856-2004

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