MACY’S FLOWER SHOW® PRESENTS CARNIVAL
Macy’s on State Street delivers FREE Floral Spectacular to Chicagoans
SUNDAY, MARCH 26 - SUNDAY, APRIL 9, 2017Step right up to get a front row view of lush gardens celebrating the color and whimsy of Carnival as the Macy’s Flower Show® welcomes the renewal of spring. Macy’s annual extravaganza sprouts once again at Macy’s on State Street. From Sunday, March 26 through Sunday, April 9, 2017, Carnival, the theme of this year’s exhibition will transport spectators into a world of imagination, filled with brilliantly-hued flora expertly landscape into breathtaking gardens that bring the magic of a traveling roadshow to life.
“As we celebrate the renewal of the spring season, this year’s Macy’s Flower Show will take spectators on a trip through a classic fair, where the deep colors, patterns and displays recreate everyone’s favorite carnival elements. From the big top to the fun house, ‘Carnival’ will surprise and delight spectators who step into these floral wonderlands” said Susan Tercero, Group Vice President of Macy’s Parade & Entertainment Group.
At the center of the spring celebration, a colorful carousel will bloom, complete with animated column horses flanking the centerpiece. As spectators walk through the display, they will see their favorite carnival classics including bumper cars, a fun house, concession stand and games created from more than 5,000 types of floras and plants.
For more than 20 years, Macy’s Flower Show has delighted generations of floral aficionados with over-the-top presentations of lavish gardens that showcase thousands of live flowers, plants and trees from around the globe. Native to many different landscapes, Macy’s Flower Show features floral material blooming in unison despite their unique climatic DNA. Taking root in unexpected settings including the Walnut Room Fountain and specially designed architecture, Macy’s Flower Show is staged in unique fashion.
Free to the public, Macy’s Flower Show will be open during regular store hours.
For additional information about these events contact the Macy’s Flower Show Hotline at (212) 494-4495, or beginning February 28, visit www.macys.com/flowershow.
Macy’s Walnut Room and Wine Bar
Macy’s Walnut Room and Wine Bar are celebrating Macy’s Flower Show by offering specialty cocktails and wine flights as well as other promotions. The Walnut Room will feature its own grand floral centerpiece sure to help set the mood while sipping on a Sparkling Wild Hibiscus Cocktail, Wild Hibiscus Mojito, Ginger Pear Shrub, Hibiscus Tea Koval Rye and Daisy Cutter.
Macy’s spring tradition is made possible nationally thanks to partners Girl Scouts of the United States of America, Krazy Glue®, Sinclair Oil Corporation, and the Sino-American Friendship Association.