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Happy Monday, fairy garden friends! Now that we’re at the beginning of another magical week in Fairyland, you must be wondering, what are the fairy garden events near me this week? Worry not, however, as we’ve got you covered! Today, let’s check out the exciting new events that will bring together fairy garden lovers like us and share in the magic of fairy gardens.
Portsmouth Fairy House Tour, September 22 and 23, Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Gear up for a magical experience this weekend when the Portsmouth Fairy House Tour takes place over the course of two days. The 14th annual Fairy House Tour will feature more than 250 handcrafted fairy houses designed and crafted by local artists, florists, and garden enthusiasts. The event will take place in the historic South End Neighborhood of Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Attendees will get to see award-winning author and illustrator of the Fairy Houses Series, Tracy Kane for a meet and greet, as well as performances of the “Fairy Houses–the Ballet” play. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and will conclude at 3 p.m. on both days. For more information, visit portsmouthfairyhousetour.com.
10th Annual Vermont Fairy House Festival, September 29 and 30, Grafton, Vermont
This September 29th and 30th, The Nature Museum will hold the Fairy House Festival, which will benefit the museum’s environmental education programs that are presented in public schools and libraries throughout the school year, as well as the museum’s exhibits. The magical event will enable guests to commune with nature in a path peppered with charming fairy houses. They’ll also be able to create their own fairy houses back at The Nature Museum. Activities such as hands-on crafts, face painting, and bubbles will be available for kids and kids at heart. The event is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. For more information, visit nature-museum.org.
Fairy and Hobbit House Festival, October 5 and 6, Lee, New Hampshire
This October, Bedrock Gardens will serve as host to the third annual Fairy and Hobbit House Festival and Fundraiser, during which fairy garden enthusiasts will be treated to amazing guest appearances and surprises. Attendees will be able to get up close and personal with author Betsy Williams, the woman behind “Are there Faeries at the Bottom of Your Garden?” Guests can also explore the wondrous designer-built fairy houses at the Fairy & Hobbit House Trail and make their own houses using different types of supplies that will be provided. There will also be a ton of amazing special items such as books, delectable fairy food, and other whimsical handmade items. For more information on this exciting event that’s scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on October 5 and 6, visit bedrockgardens.org.
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1 Are There Faeries at the Bottom of Your Garden? by Betsy Williams, Amazon 2 Fairy Houses (The Fairy Houses Series) by Tracy Kane, Amazon 3 The Wonderful World of Fairy Gardens Presents: Tommy Tinker And The Lost Candy Factory by Teelie Turner, Amazon 4 Fairy Gardening: Creating Your Own Magical Miniature Garden by Julie Bawden-Davis and Beverly Turner, Amazon 5 Fairy House: How to Make Amazing Fairy Furniture, Miniatures, and More from Natural Materials, Amazon
6 Magical Miniature Gardens & Homes: Create Tiny Worlds of Fairy Magic & Delight with Natural, Handmade Décor by Donni Webber, Amazon 7 Gardening in Miniature: Create Your Own Tiny Living World by Janit Calvo, Amazon 8 Fairy Houses: How to Create Whimsical Homes for Fairy Folk by Sally J. Smith, Amazon 9 Miniature Fairy Gardening 2.0: A Quick Step by Step Guide on How to Make Your Own Fun Miniature Fairy Gardens by Casey Anderson, Amazon 10 The Gardening in Miniature Prop Shop: Handmade Accessories for Your Tiny Living World by Janit Calvo, Amazon
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