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Spring in New England

Snow melts, rivers run high, flowers bloom... spring is the season when New England springs back to life. It's also a time to save some money after skiers have headed for home and before summer crowds arrive.

10 Fabulous Flower Festivals in New England and New York State
New England welcomes spring with lively events that celebrate the emergence of colorful blooms. Heres your guide to 10 fabulous flower festivals in New England and neighboring New York.

Daffodil Days at Blithewold
Blithewold Daffodil Days photo gallery. Daffodil Days is an annual spring tradition at Blithewold, a historic mansion in Bristol, Rhode Island.

Get Daffy! Meriden Daffodil Festival is April 28-29, 2012
The annual Meriden Daffodil Festival held each spring is one of Connecticut's most colorful free events. Here's everything you need to know to enjoy the Meriden Daffodil Festival.

A New Hampshire Waterfall Tour
Spring is the perfect season for a waterfall tour in New Hampshire's Mt. Washington Valley. With a dozen accessible waterfalls, this picturesque region is one of New England's best places to view and photograph dramatic cascades. In April and May, as snow melts and spring water levels rise, these waterfalls are at their most spectacular.

Spring Arrives Early in Boston
Each spring, Boston hosts the region's largest indoor flower show and the third largest show of its kind in the world--the New England Spring Flower Show. Here's your guide to the annual event.

Boston Flower & Garden Show Photo Tour
Boston Flower & Garden Show photo tour. Pictures from 2010's inaugural Boston Flower Show at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, Massachusetts.

Smith College Bulb Show
Smith College Bulb Show photo gallery. As it has for a century, spring has erupted early in Northampton, Massachusetts, where the Smith College Bulb Show runs March 6-21, 2010. Leave winter in New England behind at this annual spring event.

Connecticut Flower & Garden Show
Connecticut Flower and Garden Show held annually in Hartford, Connecticut, is one of New England's largest flower shows. Here's a look at highlights from the 2010 Connecticut Flower Show, which features landscapes and gardens, horticulture competition winners and surprisingly good shopping for garden tools and accents and much more.

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