August 22, 2014
The South Philly Garden Tour Puts The Spotlight On More Than 16 Public And Private Gardens In South Philly, Saturday, September 6
Feast your eyes on some of the most impressive gardens in South Philly at the fourth annual South Philly Garden Tour on Saturday, September 6.
The self-guided tours take garden-lovers to more than 16 gardens from 2nd to 10th streets from Fitzwater to Moore streets. The tours take guests through a variety of hidden and not-so-hidden treasures throughout South Philly.
Tour a community garden complete with a number of Isaiah Zagar murals, a Japanese tea garden, an herb garden at The Wishing Well, a garden that has been run by the same family for five generations and more.
Following the garden tour, The Industry will host an after party for all guests.
Event check in is at Gold Star Park at 613 Wharton Street. Day-of tickets will also be available at the park, though we recommend scooping up tickets now.
The event serves as a fundraiser for the South Philly Food Co-op. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 on the day of the event. Tickets are available online.
South Philly Garden Tour
When: Saturday, September 6, 1-4 p.m.; Rain Date, Sunday, September 7
Where: Tours Leave From Gold Star Park, 613 Wharton Street
Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door
More info: www.southphillyfoodcoop.org