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Flower Day

Flower Day Downtown Detroit

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Flower Day Detroit

What is Flower Day?

FLOWER DAY is a festive atmosphere, a special annual celebration that mark's the beginning of the flower gardening season in the Michigan region. Also, since it's growth in popularity, there are many other city sponsored Flower Day events springing up yearly throughout Michigan. This event is coordinate with the local MDFGA.


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When Is Flower Day?

FLOWER DAY always fall's on a Sunday, but the day is always different every year. One method to help predict the important date is to remember that Flower Day always fall on the following Sunday preceding traditional Mother's Day–just one week before! Also check the automatic Flower Day Countdown, bookmark this link... Flower Day Countdown

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HISTORICALLY SPEAKING

Although Eastern Market started in 1841, Flower Day was first launched in 1967. That is when a hand full of local farmers brought gardening and flowering related products to the public market for resale that year.

BRING THE FLOWER POWER

An array consisting of hundreds of farmer, greenhouse vendors, and artisans are hauling in millions of flats and hanging baskets displaying their best inventory on appx 7 acreages over this most popular weekend.

WHY CALLED FLOWER DAY?

Actually Flower Day was always a national holiday that had exclusively represented sending fresh cut flowers to a loved one's all over the world. There are many Flower Day holiday's: National Flower Day, Plant-a-Flower Day, Spring Flower Day to name a few.

However, Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day, was exclusively coined and is now accepted as the annual event that takes' place in the downtown Detroit area. Are you ready...

Actually Flower Day was always a national holiday that had exclusively represented sending fresh cut flowers to a loved one's all over the world.

HOW TO REMEMBER FLOWER DAY


Flower Day Shopping

FLOWER DAY THEN & NOW

Originally ten thousand shopper's converged on the market on it's first opening. Today, that number has mushroomed to over 300,000 week-end gardening related shoppers.

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EASTERN MARKET IN DETROIT ON FLOWER DAY

Some first time visitors the the Flower Day event might be overwhelmed by the number of shopping gardeners especially during mid-day crowds.

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WHERE IS FLOWER DAY IN THE MOTOR CITY?

It is located in Downtown Detroit near Ford's Field.

I don't see any Eastern Market billboards or buildings signs?

When entering from Mack Ave, there are no Eastern Market signs that will clearly mark the historic structure. You simply need to know to make a right-hand turn at Russell St. However, located at the rear south-end of the Market, SHED 2 has the EASTERN MARKET name etched prominently in stone.