FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where is the Show?
The Arkansas Flower & Garden Show is held at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds at 2600 Howard Street off of Roosevelt Rd. The Show uses several buildings at the fairgrounds.
Where do I park?
There is plenty of free, convenient parking inside the gates at the fairgrounds.
Is there package holding so I don’t have to carry my purchases around all day?
Yes, the show offers a free package holding service in Barton Coliseum on the south end. You may drive up to the loading door and one of our friendly volunteers will help you load your car. Packages may be left during show hours, but should be picked up before the close of the show that day. We cannot be responsible for items left overnight.
How do I get items that I’ve purchased to my vehicle?
Large items can be left at one of the package holding stations. Show vendors may help you get a purchased item to a package holding station. You can drive up to the loading zone near the building to load packages into you vehicle.
Is the Show handicap accessible?
There are several handicap parking spaces at the Fairgrounds and all the buildings used for the Show are handicap accessible. Some display gardens may not be accessible, but they can still be viewed from their perimeters. The fairgrounds does not have wheelchairs for visitor use. However, you may bring your own wheelchair.
Can I bring a stroller?
Yes, strollers are allowed in the show.
Are food and drinks available?
There is a food court located in the west lobby of Barton Coliseum with plenty of options for everyone.
Where do I buy tickets and how much do they cost?
Tickets can be purchased online at the show’s website through Etix. Tickets are also available at the gate. Single day tickets are $9.99 online or $10 at the gate. Children age 12 and under get in free.
What are the show’s hours?
The show is open Friday and Saturday from 9am-5pm and Sunday from 10am-3pm.
Can I leave the fairgrounds and come back later that day with the same ticket?
No, tickets are good for a single gate entry. If you leave the fairgrounds and want to return later, you will need to buy another ticket.
Are there things for children to see or do at the show?
Many children love coming to the show! Walking through the live indoor display gardens and seeing the amazing floral arrangements can be fun for all ages. There is a printable scavenger hunt on our For the Kids page which can keep kids focused during their visit.
Can I bring my dog?
Animals are not allowed in the show unless they are service animals.
How do I become a show vendor?
Info about becoming a vendor can be found on the Vendors page of our website or you can call 501-258-4242 for more info.