Austin June 05, 2019
There’s A Fairy Gnome Wonderland Hiding In Austin And It’s Simply Magical
There’s a whimsical oasis hiding in the heart of Austin, and now is the perfect time to see it. Venture into the
Zilker Botanical Garden for the annual Woodland Faerie Trail. This magical display is full of quirky homes, sparkling creatures, and awe-inspiring creations. There’s a fairy gnome wonderland hiding in Austin and it’s simply magical.
The Zilker Botanical Garden is always a stunning sight. This area is home to rushing waterfalls, prehistoric plants, and a Japanese zen garden.
The best time to visit, though, is definitely during the Woodland Faerie Trail. This event takes place every summer, and there's always something new to discover.
People from all across Austin craft these spectacular gnome homes. As you stroll past the lovely structures, you'll notice how they're all a little bit different.
Some are cozy and quaint.
Others are intricate and ornate.
Let your imagination soar! This enchanting area is surely home to dainty fairies and pesky gnomes.
Because different companies, families, and groups participate each year, the homes are never the same twice.
But no matter what, each home is made out of natural materials and native plants. It's the best way to showcase Texas' gorgeous plant life.
Come and see what this year's event has in store! This will soon become your new favorite tradition.
This year's Woodland Faerie Trail lasts until August 10th at The Zilker Botanical Garden. The area is open from 9 am to 6 pm. Entrance fees are $2 for adult Austin residents, $3 for non-locals, and $1 for children and seniors. Address: 2220 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78746. To learn more, visit The Zilker Botanical Garden's
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