PLANT // PRESERVE // CREATE
MAY 6-7, 2017
Los Rios Park and Historic District, San Juan Capistrano
26436 Paseo Adelanto
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Hands-on Workshops and Demonstrations
We’re using the power of creativity to help inspire greater well-being for the earth and for ourselves.
Visit these exhibitors for hands-on workshops, demonstrations, and more!
Aloha Urban Farming Co.
Talk with the experts on creating vertical victory gardens.
Capistrano Unified: Capistrano Restorative Gardens
Interactive children’s crafts made from seeds.
doTERRA essential oils
Aroma touch hand massages.
Earthroots Field School (Sunday Only)
Make yucca paint brushes and plant pigments.
The Ecology Center
Hands on activities throughout the weekend and an electric car on display.
Expo Information Center
Get a free raffle ticket for every newsletter sign-up.
Free face painting from the volunteer youth of the Youth Advisory Board and other local youth-focused nonprofits.
Frontier Group of Companies
Experience interactive virtual reality of the River Street Project.
Goin Native Therapeutic Gardens
Hands-on garden crafts using reclaimed pine and unique containers, from $10.
Huge plant sale, offering a variety of perennials, fruit trees, and succulents at great prices.
Talks and demonstrations on raised beds and garden walls.
Horticulture Institute of Southern California Inc.
Demonstration of the unbreakable hose nozzles.
Juaneno Band of Mission Indians Acjachemen Nation Basket Weaver
Basket and jewelry sales and demonstrations.
The Kissing Ponies
An interactive booth with Shetland ponies, Sat. & Sun. 11am-1pm, hosted by Otra Mas and the San Juan Capistrano Open Space Foundation.
Knit a Bit
Learn to knit a handmade scarf.
Make bath salts with essential oils; coloring for kids with essential oils.
Seed planting kits for kids and sod & lawn display.
Nuovoterra Products & Small Batch Spreads
Hands-on pizza making demonstration and give-away.
Orange County Coastkeeper Garden
Demonstration on how plants clean the environment.
Pacific Coast Kinesiology Center
Talks by Dr. Paul Garcia DC:
Digestion: Heal Your Gut, Heal Your Life
11am | May 6 & 7
Stress: Why “I’m So Busy” Has Become a Health Epidemic
2pm | May 6 & 7
Free Wellness Activities and Demonstrations:
Free mini-facials, Sat. & Sun.
Free chair massages, all day Sunday
Discussions of holistic nutrition
Skin care specialist consultations
Drawings for a60 minute massage and a 60 minute holistic health and lifestyle consultation at 12:30pm and at 3:30pm.
The Reserve at Rancho Mission Viejo (Saturday Only)
Meet and pet a live python along with Native American and wildlife displays.
Saddleback College Horticulture, Culinary Arts, and Honor Students
Demonstration of hexagon shaped gardens and other activities.
Speaker Meet & Greet
Arboretum Stage Speakers
Q&A with Arboretum Stage speakers at Goin Native booth, including Susie Vanderlip, selling Monarch butterfly books, DVDs, and cards.
Backyard Garden Stage Speakers
Q&A with Backyard Garden Stage speakers next to the stage, including Wendi Phan, selling her unique products.
Tiger Jaw Garden Tools
Demonstrations on pruning and sales of garden tools.
Tree of Life Nursery
Visit the Arboretum Stage at 3pm for a live bonsai demonstration with native plants by Mike Evans.
UCCE Orange County Master Gardeners
Tool sharpening and an interactive Q&A: “Is the Doctor In?” that helps you diagnose your pest problems.
The Ultimate Whisk Broom
Demonstration of the “best broom you’ll ever own.”
Welburn Gourd Farm
Get creative with gourd painting.
ZOOMARS Petting Zoo
Kids make-and-take garden, growing grass to feed the animals on your next visit to Zoomars (included with price of activity).