Melodies will now fill the air at Nice Parks’ Glenwood Gardens as a extremely anticipated interactive music backyard opens.
The music backyard options all-weather percussion and may be discovered within the park’s Highfield Discovery Backyard. The brand new attraction blends a love of music with a reconnection to nature, says Nice Parks.
“This inclusive backyard is the right pairing of nature and music, and every single day will ship one-of-a-kind performances by youngsters and different visitors that may add to the magic and great thing about Highfield Discovery Backyard,” Todd Palmeter, Nice Parks CEO, mentioned in a press launch.
A treble clef marks the trail by the backyard, with totally different instrument stations, together with drums, chimes and bells, arrange alongside it, and the notes to “You Are My Sunshine” may be discovered hanging above the backyard’s stage. Crops within the backyard have music-themed names, like rainbow rhythm daylilies, lyrical blues meadow sage, fiddlehead fern and spring symphony foam flower.
The parks system says the backyard honors the reminiscence of Becky Reed, a naturalist who labored at Glenwood Gardens for years and had the imaginative and prescient so as to add a music backyard to Highfield.
The music backyard is the eighth themed backyard at Highfield Discovery Backyard, becoming a member of the ranks of the Wizard’s Backyard, Vegetable Backyard, Butterfly Backyard and extra, all of which encompass the magical 25-foot-tall Discovery Tree. Nice Parks says additionally they plan to make use of the music backyard because the setting for formal nature teaching programs.
Admission to the Highfield Discovery Backyard is $6 per individual, however youngsters underneath 2 get in without cost.
Glenwood Gardens, 10397 Springfield Pike, Woodlawn. Extra information: greatparks.com.
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