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Garden Battles

SATURDAY MAY 11, 2019

1:00 PM
One hour. One set of materials.
Star-studded landscape design teams.

Where Better Homes & Gardens meets Chopped, there’s Garden Battles.

VOTE ALL WEEK! On display for the length of the festival.
Cheer on your favorite television and radio personalities as they battle it out in Garden Battles – a fast-paced event inspired by popular reality-based competitions such as Chopped and Iron Chef at this year’s Rochester Lilac Festival!

• Working with identical plant and hardscape materials, teams will create 15’x15’ gardens aided by Master Gardeners from the Cornell Cooperative Extension.

• One winner will make a $ 1,000 donation to their charity of choice. $500 goes to the runner-up’s charity.

• Showtime starts at 1:00 pm May 11th at the Garden Battles Arena in Highland Park.

Returning hosts this year are Jim Salmon from WHAM 1180 and John Welch from John Welch Enterprise, Inc. 

Hosts

2019 Teams

Channel 8 News WROC

TEAM: Channel 8
Stacey Pensgen
and James Gilbert

Channel 8 Stacey Pensgen James Gilbert
Channel 13 abc

TEAM: Channel 13
Scott Hetsko
and Mark McLean

Scott Hetsko & Mark McLean of Channel 13 News
Finger Lakes Organ Donation
D&C Democrat & Chronicle

TEAM: D&C
Sarah Taddeo
and Will Cleveland

Sarah Taddeo and Will Cleveland from the Democrat and Chronicle Team
kellers Cats

TEAM: Gary the Happy Pirate & Deb Ross (Kids Out and About)

Pirate Toy Fund
Radio 95.1 Rochester

TEAM: iHeart Media
John DiTullio
and Bill Moran

DiTullio and Moran
Spectrum News

TEAM: Spectrum News
Michael Gouldrick
and Jim Aroune

Team Spectrum News

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Garden Battles action from 2018

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