Plans are underway for the 2017 Ancaster Trillium Awards Program! This year the Society is looking for the loveliest 125 front gardens, as viewed from the street, which certainly add to the beautification of the Ancaster community. Please note, the Trillium Awards program in Ancaster is operated by the Ancaster Horticultural Society and nominations are required.

Do you think yours and/or your neighbour’s property would qualify for this prestigious award? Entries can be submitted by mail to Ancaster Horticultural Society, PO Box 81056, Fiddler’s Green P.O., Ancaster, ON. L9G 4X1. Include name, property address, phone number and email address.

Entry forms will appear in the Ancaster News on June 1st until June 16th. Entries may be submitted to Ancaster Horticultural Society via email:; Entries can be submitted in person at Maritime Travel, Food Basics Plaza, 73 Wilson St. W., Ancaster, ON. or the Ancaster Municipal Services at Ancaster Square, 300 Wilson St. E. (Lower Level). We apologize, entries cannot be made by phone. Entries are accepted from June 1st to 16th; and late entries cannot be accepted.

You can enter in one of three categories: Single Residential, Townhouse or Commercial. Judging will take place from July 8th-23rd. The Awards Ceremony will be held on the grounds of Fieldcote Memorial Museum on Sulphur Springs Road in Ancaster on August 15th. For more info visit our website: