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23rd Annual Spring Garden Tour

Title: 23rd Annual Spring Garden Tour
Location: Multiple Locations throughout the Chattanooga Area
Description: Tour 4 premier private gardens in North Chattanooga & Hixson areas, Bluff View District’s Portera Herb & Sculpture garden and the Food Bank’s new Evelyn Davenport Navarre Teaching Garden.  Proceeds benefit the Food Bank’s Community Garden Program.

Gardens on Tour:

Jerry & Donna Smolinski – 5918 Sunset Canyon Drive, Hixson

Mike & Stephanie Payne – 1726 Collieview Lane, Hixson

Janet Wasetis – 900 Mississippi Avenue, North Chattanooga

Michael & Dawn Edens – 1012 Endicott Street, North Chattanooga

Portera Herb & Sculpture Garden – Bluff View Art District, Downtown

Evelyn Davenport Navarre Teaching & Enabling Garden, 2009 Curtain Pole Road

Tickets for the tour can be purchased in advanced by calling the Food Bank at 622-1800 or once you arrive at your first garden (tickets are available at all gardens).  Price is $15 each.  Children under 12 are free.

Tour times:
Saturday, June 5th: 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday, June 6th: 1 pm – 6 pm

You can tour each garden at your leisure over the course of the weekend and in whatever order you wish.

Call 622-1800 for more information or go to the Chattanooga Area Food Bank website for details.  An event brochure can be found here.

The photos below are just a sampling from the 2009 Spring Tour themed “Art in the Garden.”

You may also send an enquiry through this email process.  (Sorry – comments are not enabled due to spammers and other annoying things like that.)

Comments or questions are welcome.

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