Green light for the supporting programme

The supporting programme of the spoga+gafa 2017 offered manifold events. Established, successful events such as the Boulevard of Ideas, the Unique Youngstar Award the sustainability exhibition have been accompanied by valuable and interesting lectures and panel discussions. The Spoga Gafa again was an inspiring place for the garden industry.


For several years, the Boulevard is all about innovations and trends of the garden industry. In various areas along the Fair-boulevards visitors could collect a wide range of suggestions and ideas for their product portfolio and got a quick overview of the exhibitors' trends and highlights.

More information on Boulevard of Ideas 2016

The popular garden party of the IVG (Industrieverband Garten e.V.) as one of the most important meeting points of the garden industry will take place on September 5, 2016 at the IVG stand in hall 6, No D029 . Manufacturers, suppliers, customers and media representatives of the green industry will meet up in the early evening to groom contacts, exchange news and bring the exhibition day to a pleasant end.


Again in 2016, the world's leading fair for the garden industry will flourish - with Landgard! As a result of the integration of the plants ordering days of Germany's leading horticulture marketing organisation, the Spoga Gafa will be an attractive hot spot in the plants’ business.

In cooperation with the Association of German Garden Centres (VDG e.V.), the Garden Centre Day will be staged on Sunday, September 4, 2016.

At the end of the garden center days, the VDG (Verband Deutscher Gartencenter e.V.) organizes at its stand in Passage 4/5a happy hour. On Sunday 04.09.2016 from 05:00 p.m. on, you could look forward to some savory snacks and a refreshing drinks.

After its premier at Spoga Gafa 2015 focussing on ecologically, economically and socially sustainable materials and products the sustainability exhibition this year will focus on the bee. By integrating the exhibition on the boulevard of ideas there will be a strong focus on this important beneficial organism and how the preservation and protection of the bees can be supported even in small scaled measures.

What makes your life easier: Universal Design in the garden. More information