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Gig Harbor Garden Tour Celebrates 15th Anniversary

May 7, 2012, Gig Harbor Wash; Gig Harbor’s annual Garden Tour moves one week later this year to June 30th and July 1st and marks a major milestone of 15 years with some added incentive and gardening glam;

  • 7 Stunning Gardens all with a unique take on Northwest Gardening
  • New Garden Tour Poster and Gardening with the Moon Calendar to be offered
  • Featured speaker Cass Turnbull, well known for founding “Plant Amnesty” will present on Friday June 29th at the Wesley Inn, Gig Harbor 7:00pm
  • “DIG the GIG, Plant a Seed to Read” Annual Dinner & Auction Friday June 22nd at Canterwood Golf and Country Club will include an auction item of lunch with world renown horticulturist Dan Hinkley.
  • Adirondack Chair auction, now in its fourth year, has a new twist, with all 6 chairs being designed by local high school art students
  • Tickets go on sale on-line, June 1st. When you purchase your ticket on-line you will receive via mail the program which will serve as your ticket. You no longer will need to check in to pick up your program the morning of the tour.
  • Tickets will now be sold a variety of local nurseries and retailers for immediate pick up June 1st. See the entire list on the website www.gigharborgardentour.com

100% of the profits from this event go to literacy programs in the Gig Harbor and Key Peninsula area. The Gig Harbor Garden Tour is an all volunteer organization.

For information about special overnight Garden Tour packages at Gig Harbor area accommodation, visit www.gigharborguide.com . Gig Harbor – Washington’s Maritime Village.