The West Seattle Garden Tour celebrates the art of gardening for its 17th year on Sunday, July 17, 2011 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. This year’s self-guided tour showcases ten spectacular residential gardens, including the 2.5-acre Colman-Pierce estate garden, and includes a noontime lecture on Perennial Creativity by Sue Goet
Tickets are $15 per person (children 12 and under are free) and are on sale now at Seattle area ticket outlets. Ticket vouchers are also available online from www.brownpapertickets.com.
All net proceeds from the tour benefit local educational and horticultural projects and community gardens.
2011 beneficiaries are:
- ArtsWest Theatre
- Seattle Chinese Garden
- Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center
- Lincoln Park P-Patch
- Nantes Park, Nature Consortium
- Walking on Logs Landscape Restoration Group
- West Seattle Tool Library.
Visit www.westseattlegardentour.com for additional information on ticket outlets, the gardens, the beneficiaries and sponsors and this year’s raffle items.