The Federated Garden Clubs of Yuma (MGM, Pecan Grove,
Yuma Garden Club and Yuma Orchid Society) sponsor the
Fair Open Horticulture Department
that includes the
Horticulture and Floral Design Divisions. Members annually
accept approximately 500 entries, secure judges and staff
the fair during hours
the Theatre Building is open.
You may get
a Premium Book at the Fair Office or by
asking a garden
club member. It's never too early to
the plants you want to enter or planning what
floral designs to create.
How are fundraising proceeds
(1) Conducting youth contests - promotional flyers and awards for
and planting trees for residents of Habitat for
Humanity homes in The Village, a habitat community.
Supplies for Girl Scout Troop Floral
Design entries for
competition at fair.
(4) Educational displays and information flyers
at community events.
(5) Donations to State
Plant trees in West Wetlands
Arbor Day tree planting at schools.