On Saturday, May 12th, embark on a relaxing staycation with Through the Garden Gate garden tour with the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County. Explore the private gardens and projects of Master Gardeners, all within the confines of east and central Cobb County. Also featured with this event is the Garden Party and Plant Sale, which will include local artisans and growers, children’s crafts, local organizations, and demonstrations. Master Gardeners will be on site at the gardens and the plant sale to answer any questions.
Enjoy the unique styles and designs of seven different gardens, each with its own set of challenges and triumphs. Whether you simply want to take in the breathtaking beauty, get inspiration for your own landscape, or learn more about gardening, there’s something for everyone. This year will also feature a photography contest, with winning photos being published in the Cobb Dibbler.
- This is a rain or shine event that runs from 10 AM until 5 PM on May 12th.
- Advance tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at the Cobb County Extension Office beginning March 1st with payment by check or cash. Advance tickets may also be purchased through a downloadable ticket order form at www.cobbmastergardeners.org.
- Tickets can be purchased for $15 on the day of the tour at any of the tour gardens or at the Plant Sale and Garden Party.
- Proceeds from ticket sales go straight back to your local community, benefitting the project gardens supported by the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County.
- All tickets will include garden locations; downloadable directions will be available on our website May 1st.
- The Plant Sale and Garden Party will be held at Chestnut Ridge Christian Church at 2663 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta, GA 30062 from 10 AM until 4 PM. No ticket is required for this event.
For ticket purchases by mail, please address requests to Cobb Extension Office, 678 South Cobb Drive, Suite 200, Marietta, GA 30360 ATTN: Tour Tickets. If your request is received after May 1st, your tickets may be picked up at the plant sale on the day of the tour.