Talking tomatoes.

Some “DOOL” stars will be appearing at the Chicago Flower & Garden Show this weekend. 100 fans will have the opportunity to attend a free cast presentation. Entrance will be granted on a first-come basis. It starts at 12:30 PM on Saturday March 10 and will feature Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans), talking about her heirloom tomatoes, and Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts), discussing her organic farm. No autographs will be signed.

On Sunday March 11, cast members will be doing a meet and greet with fans. Between 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM there will be a book signing of “Days of Our Lives: 45 years – A Celebration in Photos.” This will be the only chance to get autographs signed and have photos taken with cast members. Kristian Alfonso (Hope), Bryan Dattilo (Lucas), Susan Seaforth-Hayes (Julie) and Bill Hayes (Doug) are expected to attend.

The event is taking place at Navy Pier and will include the opportunity to view the Horton family gardens and living rooms in a special display featuring props from the show’s set. For more information, and to get tickets, be sure to visit The Chicago Flower & Garden Show.

If you haven’t, be sure to read’s Interview with Lauren Koslow.

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– Matt Purvis