Expanding community interest in gardening through educational activities.

32nd Annual Tour of Private Gardens

July 7 & 8, 2018 – Visit 5 Lovely City & Country Gardens

Pre-tour Tickets: $15 Members, $18 General, $10 Students
Day of Tour Tickets: $18 Members, $22 General, $10 Students
Children 12 & under free

Online Tickets

Online ticket sales are now closed. Please pay at one of the gardens on the tour. Enjoy!


  • The Annual Tour of Private Gardens takes place over two days. You may visit each garden once, in any order, over the course of the two days.
  • Please understand the need for children to remain with an adult at all times.
  • No dogs are permitted into the gardens, except service animals.
  • Carpools are strongly encouraged. Private garden parking is limited.
  • Some gardens have steep steps and not all gardens are wheelchair accessible. If you have difficulty walking, talk to volunteer staff at the garden for parking and access information.
  • The tour will be held rain or shine. Umbrellas and comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
  • Please be aware of personal safety at all times. Sponsors and garden owners are not responsible for personal injuries or the loss or damage to personal property.
  • Garden owners have generously volunteered time for this event. Please respect opening and closing times 11am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets are also available at these locations:

A Lot of Flowers
Cloud Mountain Nursery
The Garden Room
The Garden Spot

The Gardens at Padden Creek
Kent’s Nursery
My Garden Nursery

Vander Giessen Nursery
Bellingham Whatcom Visitor Info Center
DeWilde’s Nursery