Rockport Garden Club, Rockport, MA
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
ROCKPORT GARDEN CLUB ANNOUNCES 2016 GARDEN TOUR
February 5, 2016--The Rockport (Mass.) Garden Club has announced
the dates for its 2016 garden tour. The popular annual event will be
held this year from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Friday, June 24 and
Saturday,June 25, rain or shine.
The tour will include 10 private gardens stretching from
South End to Pigeon Cove. They will range from a cozy setting on
Bearskin Neck, to expansive seaside vistas, and will even include
a self sustaining garden complete with chickens, ducks,
The gardens taken together showcase the broad diversity of
life and invite visitors to explore each one’s unique features close-up,
whether self-guided or with the aid of a docent.
Tickets can be purchased for $25.00 ($20 before June 1)
www.rockportgardenclub.org and picked up at the Rockport police station on the
day of the tour. Tickets are also available in person at the police station
on tour dates, or by visiting Toad Hall Books on Main Street.
All proceeds from the event go to scholarships for local college
who will be pursuing study in the environmental sciences. For more
information, please visit the club’s website.