The request for grants final submittal date is now September 15, 2014. See the Grant Request page for details.
You have done it again!! Thank you host gardeners and their neighbors, sponsors, patrons, artists, speakers, committee members, writers, vendors, volunteers, advertisers, Gig Harbor Boys & Girls Club, Communities in Schools, Gig Harbor Branch of Pierce County Library, Reach Out and Read, Evergreen Elementary School, Friends of the Tour, ticket outlets, DPI Print, Cutters Point Coffee, and Kate Larsson for her beautiful artwork!
And thank you to our sponsors: Ace Hardware - Gig Harbor; City of Gig Harbor; Columbia Bank; Kitsap Sun; MultiCare; Peninsula Light; PG Beil Foundation; Ship to Shore at Arabella's Landing; The Red Barn; Wesley Inn & Suites; Wilco Farm Stores
Welcome to the official site of the Gig Harbor Garden Tour Association to support child and adult literacy. The profits from the 2013 Gig Harbor Garden Tour helped to support Communities In Schools of Peninsula, Boys & Girls Club of Gig Harbor, Gig Harbor branch of Pierce County Library, Reach Out and Read (Pediatrics Northwest) and Reading is Fundamental-Evergreen Elementary. We're in the news - read more here!
We are so proud of our community support, our sponsors, advertisers, vendors, volunteers, and the dedication and creative spirit of our local gardeners who work diligently for a fun and enjoyable event to support literacy in our local community! This year's tour will be on June 28 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and June 29 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. This is a self-guided tour of seven residential gardens, so please wear your walking shoes, and bring your friends for a wonderful day of gardening ideas!
Cost of the 2014 Garden Tour is $25. Groups of 10 or more pay just $20 per ticket. Please mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org for group sales discount tickets. All tickets purchased online June 21 through June 27 must be picked up at our will-call location, the Ebb Tide Gallery, 7809 Pioneer Way, Gig Harbor. Tickets may be purchased in person at the locations listed here. YOUR PROGRAM IS YOUR TICKET.
Four fabulous garden talks are included with your ticket. 2014 speakers are:
Riz Reyes, Friday, June 27 at 7 pm., Wesley Inn
Debra Prinzing, Saturday, June 28 at 2 pm., "The Barn"
Laura Watson, Sunday, June 29 at noon, "The Barn"
Sue Goetz, Sunday, June 29 at 2 pm., Ace (Pt. Fosdick)
For more details click here.
The Gig Harbor Garden Tour is a two day event; it is run by dedicated volunteers, and ‘Master Gardener’ docents. We cannot thank them enough! The profits generated from the Garden Tour go to fund literacy programs in the Gig Harbor and Key Peninsula area.
Find out about all of the great places to stay, fabulous restaurants, golf courses, shopping and fun things to do and see. It's all on the GigHarborGuide.com Website.