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2019 TOUR OF GARDENS ONE WEEK LATER THIS YEAR. TICKETS GO ON SALE MAY 1

Posted by cherylu at Apr 26, 2019. No Comments.


The Master Gardeners of Summit County invite the community to attend this year’s annual Tour of Gardens on Saturday, June 29, 9 am to 4 pm rain or shine. Six special private gardens will be featured on the general tour. Ticket holders are also invited to visit the Posie Shoppe, which will be filled with garden items and Master Gardener grown plants.  The cost for General Tour tickets is $20.  (TO REGISTER FOR THE GENERAL TOUR, CLICK HERE)

GENERAL TOUR TICKETS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE AT THE FOLLOWING GARDEN CENTERS:

Dayton’s Flower and Garden Center, 4474 Cleveland Massillon Rd., Norton, OH
Donzell’s Garden Center, 937 Waterloo Rd., Akron, OH
Graff Growers Garden Center, 1015 White Pond Drive, Akron, OH
Suncrest Gardens, 5157 Akron-Cleveland Rd., Peninsula, OH
The Bird Store and More, 117 Mertz Blvd., Akron, OH

NEW THIS YEAR!!!!!!

WE ARE UNABLE TO OFFER A SECRET GARDEN THIS YEAR, BUT WILL OFFER TOUR OF GARDENS PATRONS EARLY BIRD CHECK-IN ON SATURDAY, JUNE 29 AT 8:30 a.m.  SUPPORT OUR EDUCATION INITIATIVES.

The Posie Shoppe will open early exclusively for tour Patrons’ early check-in, grab-and-go snack breakfasts and beverages.  Patrons will have first choice of the wide variety of Master Gardener-grown plants and garden items at the Posie Shoppe–all at a 20% discount,

Patron Levels are Silver $75 and Gold $100.  (Your Patron ticket includes a general tour ticket.)

Start the day early and support Summit Count Master Gardeners community projects. Patron reservations must be made by or before June 14. reservations required by June 14.

TO BECOME A PATRON AND REGISTER,

                                                        CLICK HERE  

Take the Tour and Ride the Trolley!

Want someone else to do the driving and deliver you to the gardens? Take advantage of taking the tour on Akron’s Lolly the Trolley offered through Akron Parks and Recreation. You can visit all of the gardens and stop at the Posie Shoppe to purchase plants and garden items. The Trolley will also stop for lunch on your own. (There will be room on the Trolley for your purchases) These reservations must be made through the Bureau of Parks and Recreation. Your Trolley fee will include your tour ticket. Contact Lisa Ellis at the Bureau of Parks and Recreation at 330-375-2850. Seating is limited, so make your reservations today! This event sells out.

Proceeds from the Tour of Gardens support Summit County Master Gardener programs and initiatives promoting local research-based educational and good gardening practices.

 

 

 


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