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Garden Battles


1:00pm – 2:00pm
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 c hoice $500 goes to the runner-up charity.

• Show time is 1pm – 2pm May 12th at the Garden Battles Arena in Highland Park.

Returning for the 3rd year from WHAM1180 is our animated host, Jim Salmon

Jim Salmon of WHAM 1180
Jim Salmon

2017 TEAMS

WROC Channel 8

Mark Gruba and Josh Nichols

Channel 8 Team
Camp Good Days
Channel 13 abc

Scott Hetsko
and Mark McLean

Scott Hetsko & Mark McLean of Channel 13 News
Finger Lakes Organ Donation
Radio 95.1

TEAM: iHeart Media
Bill Moran
and John DiTullio

Bill Moran & John Dituillio
Wease Cares Children's Fund
D&C Democrat & Chronicle

Sarah Taddeo
and Will Cleveland

Sarah Taddeo and Will Cleveland from the Democrat and Chronicle Team
National Alliance on Mental Illness
Fickle 93.3 FM

TEAM: Stephens Media Group
Dino Kay
and Gary The Happy Pirate

Dino Kay & Gary the Happy Pirate
Pirate Toy Fund

2017 TEAMS

RLF Garden Battles 2017 Winner
RLF Garden Battles 2017 Runner Up
RLF Garden Battles 2017 Participant
RLF Garden Battles 2017 Participant
RLF Garden Battles 2017 Participant
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