UAY Festival Of Flowers 2023

It's Not Easy Being Green

UAY's 18th Annual Festival of Flowers will take place on May 25th at the Graduate Hotel in downtown Iowa City.  (**Please note that there has been a change in this year's event location.) The theme of this year's flower show and auction is “It's Not Easy Being Green." Don't miss the festivities, the flowers and the fun...all while helping local youth and families create, grow and succeed.

Reservations for Festival of Flowers $50/person or $400/table of 8.  To make your reservation, click the yellow ticket below!

This year's Festival of Flowers will feature:

  • A Video with a special guest
  • Music by Betsy Hickok and Ron Roberts
  • Emcee, Aaron Stonebrook from Riverside Theatre
  • A Silent Auction with Award Winning Floral Creations made by local youth, artists, floral designers and gardeners
  • A Live Auction with Exciting Travel, Dinner Party, Home Design and Date Night Packages (*Live Auction items can be previewed on this site prior to our event!)
  • Appetizers and Wine

Please note that all floral displays, patio pots and other live auction packages will only be available for bidding in person at the Festival of Flowers event on May 25th.

For those unable to attend our in-person event this year, consider bidding on the UAY Mystery Bags that are available for bidding NOW through May 26th at noon.

To make an on-line donation to UAY at anytime, feel free to visit:

Thank you for your interest in attending UAY's Festival of Flowers event!  Questions can be e-mailed to or by calling 319-338-7518.

Festival of Flowers

Iowa City IA, 52245

5/25/2023 5:30 PM

Have questions? Please contact us!

United Action for Youth

Thank you for your support!