july, 2022

09jul(jul 9)10:00 am10(jul 10)4:00 pmMango Festival10:00 am - 4:00 pm (10)

Event Details

10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Fairchild has been hosting the Mango Festival for nearly 30 years and it’s just about that time to celebrate the King of Fruit once again!

Join us at the Garden for one of our all-time favorite weekends of the year!  We will have loads of mango fun for the entire family!

  • Cooking demos and mango tastings
  • Specialty mango smoothies and cocktails
  • Signature mango brunch
  • Wide variety of mangos and tropical fruit for purchase*
  • Food vendors with mango inspired menus
  • Mango lectures
  • Mango tree sales*
  • Featuring Nature Connects
  • Expedition Discovery available for purchase
  • Music, lawn games, and fun for the entire family!
*While supplies last

Join us for Lectures in the Garden House & The Corbin Education Building A

Saturday Lecture Series

11:00 A.M. Choosing the Right Mango Cultivar in 2022
Dr. Richard Campbell
VP of Global Operations, Ciruli Brothers, LLC

1:00 P.M. Tree Spacing and Mango Pest Control
Jonathan Crane
UF/IFAS Tropical Fruit Crop Specialist

2:00 P.M. Young Mango Tree Care and Pruning
Jeff Wasilewski
UF/IFAS Extension Commercial Tropical fruit Extension Agent

Sunday Lecture Series

11:00 A.M. Mangos All Year: Harvest and Storage
Louise King
Fruit and Spice Park

1:00 P.M. Mango Propagation with Lara Farms Nursery
Julian Lara
Owner of Lara Farms

2:00 P.M. Mango Cultivation with Dr. Matt Snow
Dr. Matt Snow
President of the Rare Fruit Council International

Non-Members Purchase Saturday Tickets

Non-Members Purchase Sunday Tickets

Members Reserve Saturday Tickets

Members Reserve Sunday Tickets

Ticket and Safety Information

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Members: Please present your membership card upon arrival along with your eticket(s).