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Detroit's Eastern Market Flower Day is an annual event that draws flower enthusiasts and gardeners from all over Michigan and beyond. Held in the historic Eastern Market district, this event celebrates the arrival of spring with a vibrant display of flowers, plants, and gardening supplies. Let's delve into some key attendance statistics from this beloved tradition.

Record-Breaking Crowds:

Flower Day at Detroit's Eastern Market consistently attracts impressive crowds year after year. Attendance figures have soared, with tens of thousands of visitors flocking to the market to peruse the colorful array of blooms and greenery.

300K: On average, the event sees attendance numbers exceeding 300,000 attendees, making it one of the largest flower festivals in the region.

Economic Impact:

Beyond its floral spectacle, Flower Day at Eastern Market has a significant economic impact on the local community. Vendors, nurseries, and businesses in the area experience a surge in sales during the event, with many reporting record profits for the day. The influx of visitors also benefits nearby restaurants, cafes, and shops, further boosting the local economy. In recent years, the economic impact of Flower Day has been estimated to be in the millions of dollars, highlighting its importance as a driver of commerce in Detroit.

Growing Popularity:

Flower Day at Eastern Market has seen a steady increase in popularity over the years, attracting not only gardening enthusiasts but also families, tourists, and urban dwellers seeking a taste of nature in the heart of the city. The event's growing appeal has led to expanded offerings, with vendors showcasing an even wider variety of flowers, plants, and gardening supplies. Additionally, the market has introduced new attractions and activities to enhance the visitor experience, including live music, food trucks, and gardening workshops.

Flower Day Attendance:

• 150K: Mornings in the market are bulging with 100-150K flower visitors by 5-9AM
• 200K: Noon in the market swell to over 200K visitors by 12-Noon-ish.
• 400K: By end-of-day between 350K-400K shoppers have visited the market.

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