BARBERTON MUM FEST TO FEATURE MUMS, MUSIC & MORE; ANNUAL FESTIVAL TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 27 AND 28 IN BARBERTON, OHIO

Mums the Word: Lake Anna Park will explode with color as 20,000 chrysanthemums create over a million mum blooms in a rainbow of color at the twenty fourth annual MUM FEST 2014 on Saturday and Sunday, September 27th and 28th.

The dazzling floral display will provide a brilliant backdrop for a weekend filled with FREE family entertainment, arts and crafts, gardening tips, and fabulous foods.

MUM FEST 2014 will include water ski shows, canoe races on Lake Anna, roving entertainers, unique food vendors, ice carving, sand sculpting, and children’s activities.

Admission to the Mum Fest is FREE. The chrysanthemums are donated by Aris Horticulture, Inc., located in Barberton, Ohio. Aris Horticulture is a leading grower of high quality ornamental plant products. The mums are featured in colorful collage displays. In addition to the mum gardens, are garden mum hanging baskets and a floral arch of garden mums.

MUM FEST 2014 is a cooperative effort involving the City of Barberton Beautification Program, Aris Horticulture, Inc., and the Barberton Community Foundation.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
Times Location Event
10:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Library Barberton Library Book Sale
11:00 a.m. Mum Gardens Diaper Derby Dash
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. , 3:00-4:00 p.m. & 5:00-6:00 p.m. Gazebo Band Organ
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Masonic Temple Barberton Kiwanis Silent Auction
12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Lakeview United Methodist Church Swiss Steak Dinner
12:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m. Gazebo Balloon Art
12:00p.m., 2:45 p.m. & 4:45 p.m. Visitors Center Water Ski Shows
12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Lake Anna Hall Sit Down Dinner
12:45 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. Gazebo Liverpool Lads
2:00 p.m. Gazebo ETC
2-2:45 p.m. & 5:15-6:00 p.m. Mum Gardens Guitar Music
3:30 p.m. Visitors Center Great Lake Anna Canoe Race
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
Times Location Event
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 2:30-3:30 p.m. & 4:30-5:30 p.m. Gazebo Band Organ
11:30 a.m., 2:45 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. Visitors Center Water Ski Shows
12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Masonic Temple Barberton Kiwanis Silent Auction
12:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. Gazebo Liverpool Lads
1:00 p.m. Roving Ronald McDonald
1:00 p.m.– 3:30 p.m. Library Library Book Sale
2:00 p.m. Gazebo New Horizons Band
2:00-3:00 p.m. Mum Gardens Guitar Music

Barberton Mum Fest Lisa McLean, Chairperson

500 W Hopocan Ave
Barberton, OH 44203
(330) 848-6653
Fax: (330) 745-3841
Email

When:
September 27 & 28
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Where:

Laka Anna Park