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    The Colors are Coming Flower Day Eastern Market

    May 20th this year, is the official beginning kick-off of the flower season!

    The Flower Day Eastern Market Has the Friendliest Crowds of All

    The common characteristic among the large gathering of Michigan Flower-loving populace are their friendly disposition. The friendliness found at the Flower Day event is unsurpassed and you will not discover a more fun, friendly, altruistic group of flower shoppers. All it takes is one quick glance to see the many diverse faces and judge that you are in the midst of crowds that are very nice. The atmosphere is filled with “fun and excitement.” “The cacophony of buying & selling chatter continuously echoes through the air,” “fresh flowers & gardening plants from farm-to-Eastern Market numbers in the tens of thousands.” Be there on May 20th 2018 this year. Link to the Flower Day Eastern Market Countdown page.

    Flower Day Detroit Eastern Market by IAustin

    RESOURCES for EASTERN MARKET Flower Shoppers

    How to get the Best Flowers for the Best Price Read More Here
    History of the SHEDS – Read More Here
    Best Entry Into the Market – View Animation Map Here
    Free Tips From eBook #2, 5, 13, 15 – View Flower Tips & More Here
    About the eBook Details; The Ultimate Guide to Cheap Plants – Learn More Here
    Countdown Days Till Flower Day – How Many Days Till Flower Day 2018?
    What is Eastern Market in Detroit – Flower Day? Read More Here
    Friendliest & Fun Crowds Anywhere – Read More Here
    This is Flower Country – View 1Min Video “Great EM Video”

    ART PRINTS DETROIT EASTERN MARKET

    Eastern Market Art Related Resources:
    Gallery: Detroit Eastern Market Buy Art Prints
    Gallery: Detroit Eastern Market Tailgating Buy Art Prints
    DayStarBrand Art (Full Description of: Printing, Process & Shipping)
    Eastern Market Art (1 piece example)

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    East Market Detroit

    Useful Facts

    Hours
       Daily – Summer
       Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
       Consumer 7AM – 7PM
       Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
    Location
       East Market Detroit – Downtown
       East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
       East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
    Map
    Map-Detroit Eastern Market
    East Market Detroit Age:
    Established: 1891
     
    East Market Detroit Size
    The market size is estimated between 40 & 45 acres of bustling buying & selling grounds, apprx 12-14 acres under sheds & display.
    Flowering Bedding & Vegetable Garden Plants
       Flats, Hanging Baskets, Pots,
       Perennials and Annuals
    New Cultivars – This Year
    Geraniums:
    • Lavender Blue. It’s a robust, sturdy with light pink blooms.
    • Lavender Rose, which has rich, bright dark pink flowers.
    • Salmon Night—This Geranium has salmon colored pedals and dark foliage; nearly black. The leaves are variegated, thin, and outlining the dark center.
    Eastern Market Flower Day Main Event
       Flower Day – One week after Flower Day
    Statistically Speaking – Flower Season
       Vendor / Farmer Stalls – 150-200
    Attendees / Visitors
    • Flower Day – Estimated – 200,000-250,000
    • Saturday Visitors – 30-000-50,000
    Traffic / Crowds
    • Heaviest during mornings, 7:00AM – Noon

    Detroit East Market – Characteristics:
    Over 200,000 thousand quick, jittery, some fast walking, other slow walk , then pause and a look down in hypnotic trance.  The Eastern Market is a fast or slow environment.

    Habitat:
    The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants, and specialty shops.

    Detroit’s Eastern Market – Parking – Free (Everywhere)
    •     Structure
    •     Streets
    There are ample parking lots, and structures, you can park anywhere that does not obstruct traffic (police turns a blind eye) A typical 3 – 5 minute wait is all the patients you need to garner a prime parking spot.