This in from Carmen Cronin who sez:
Clare Garden Festival will be held again on the last Sunday in April – 26th April 2015. Now in its fourth year the popular event will feature a large-scale Garden and Food Fair with stalls from all over Ireland and offers all-day expert garden talks on an accessible stage. In 2015, for the first time a Bloom-style show garden supported by Bord Bia will be built by Clare designer Eric McNamara with Castleview Garden Design. The festival will see the continuation of the popular Pop-Up Garden Community competition and a wide range of new stallholders from Clare and beyond.
The venue Ennis showgrounds featuring a huge indoor arena as well as outdoor spaces and plenty of parking is conveniently located just off the M18 and in walking distance of the county town of Ennis.
Clare Garden Festival is run as a stand-alone event on the premises of and in partnership with Co Clare Agricultural Show Society and the festival is proudly supported by Larkin Polytunnels, Blarney Castle Gardens, Ennis Town Council, Clare County Council Environment Section, Ennis Tidy Towns and Flynn’s Pharmacy. Visitor information and full festival details are available from www.claregardenfestival.com and for the latest updates on the festival join www.facebook.com/claregardenfestival.