June 2021

Historic Center Street, in Lewiston, NY 

Lewiston GardenFest

The Container Contest is judged by the public during the two-day event, and the People's Choice awards will be presented, Sunday at 3 pm. The terrific prizes are donated by local business and garden centers.  Join us and show us your creativity.

Adults and children are invited to participate in the contest this year by bringing the special garden you created in a planter, a crock, a tub, or any funky container that appeals to you.  

Think you don’t have a green thumb? Afraid to try creating a big garden? Always wanted to have your own little garden spot? Then here is the solution to your dilemma: the Garden Fest Container Contest.

Container Garden Contest

Daily Activities

     Please click below to obtain a Container Garden Contest entry form.

Prizes for the 2021 Container Garden Contest were generously provided by the following businesses:

Make and Take Fun

Flower Power- Tissue Flowers


Buzzy Bee Rocks 


​​GardenFest Speaker/Demonstration Series

Located in the Community Tent in front of the Frontier House




​​Saturday at 11:00 AM -

Saturday at 2:00 PM -

Sunday at 1:00 PM -   


Gardening Resources in Hennepin Park

Get your Questions Answered!

 A Master Gardener, representing the Cornell Cooperative Extension, will be in the Gazebo in Hennepin Park to answer gardening questions and perform soil tests.

Floral Societies will be there to assist you.