Early Warm Weather Won't Hurt Lilac Festival

Organizers announced the schedule for the 2010 Lilac Festival and addressed concerns about early blooms due to recent warm weather.

The festival in Highland Park runs from May 14-23 and is free. It is one of our community's largest festivals. Click here for the festival website. Click on the video box below to see Horticulture Superintendent Mark Quinn talk about the status of the lilacs.