Fig Frolic

Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. EDT

All fig lovers are invited, from the expert fig fanatic to the fignorant. We’re getting figgy with it.
Got a fig shirt or other ‘fig attire’? Let your fig-obsessed freak flag fly!

WE ARE IN THE PLANNING STAGES AND WILL RELEASE MORE DETAILS SOON. So for now, please save the date!
Interested in growing figs? Everyone is invited, from the expert fig fanatic to the total fignoramus. We’re getting figgy with it. Got a fig shirt or other ‘fig attire’? Let your fig-obsessed freak flag fly!
Planned activity schedule TO BE ANNOUNCED, but will include:
White Elephant – Fig Swap – Education—Food—Conversation
Admission - Free, of course, but an RSVP would be very helpful for food, planning, etc.
We will follow all COVID protocols as recommended at that time by the CDC and the Hamilton Co. Heath Dept.
Location: Ooltewah Nursery & Landscape Co., Inc. 5829 Main St., Ooltewah, TN 37363
The location will be under the shade trees at Ooltewah Nursery. Wear cool comfy clothes and shoes, as you may want to walk around. Please bring fig trees for the white elephant, if you can. (No worries if you can't.) No selling, just gifting and swapping, please. We are going to have a figtastic good time! We hope this event will be a fig hit. If you think this sounds like a figging fun time and want to join us, PLEASE RSVP by sending an email with your name and number of people to: angel@ooltewahnursery.com
Schedule: TBA
Speakers: TBA
Hotel Info: TBA
Flying in for this? Airport code is CHA. We are only 11 miles from the airport, and about 3 blocks from I-75

 

The location is under the shade trees at Ooltewah Nursery. At the time of this writing they have 10 varieties of fig trees in stock, and will give attendees a special event-only discount coupon! Come early and check out the 16-acre grounds. Wear cool comfy clothes and shoes, as you may want to walk around. Remember, we trading or gifting trees, so no selling, please. This event is organized by Ian Matthes and Angel Miller, both members of OurFigs.com "We thank Ooltewah Nursery for hosting this event for the fig community," says Miller.

We are going to have a fig frolicking good time! We hope this event will be a fig hit. If you think this sounds like a figging fun time and want to join us, please RSVP by sending an email with your name and number of people to:  sales@ooltewahnursery.com

 

Schedule: TBA