Here is a rundown of what's happening on the Garden Tour!
The People's Plot Community Garden at West Asheville Park - 198 Vermont Ave - Asheville DSA members manage this community garden along with Bountiful Cities. The Asheville Edibles Program makes it possible for us to grow food on city owned property. Steve Goff of Brined and Cured and Tastee Diner will be dishing up veggie centric tastes.
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Lucy S. Herring Elementary - Herring Ave Entrance - A beautiful school garden managed by Bountiful Cities for many years will feature famed Chef Camille Cogswell and her delicious food, and pollinator activities with Bee City USA and Asheville Greenworks.
Sunny Point Cafe Garden - 626 Haywood Rd - Tastings from Sunny Point Café will feature their own house grown produce. This beautiful garden produces hundreds of pounds of food for the café every year. Take a stroll around the garden and do the scavenger hunt while you are there.
Peace Garden and Market - 47 Bryant St - View an amazing mixture of artwork and gardens in this thriving community garden. While you are there check out Safi Martin and DeWayne Barton's farmstand. OWL Bakery will provide seasonal tartlets and Everyday Gourmet will be sharing Watermelon Gazpacho.
Hall Fletcher Elementary - 60 Ridgelawn - The HOP Ice cream created delicious flavors just for us and using mint from our gardens. Come and get some at this Bountiful Cities managed school garden. The Aquaponics set up will be on display and Sow True Seed will be there to talk all things seeds.
Elder and Sage Community Garden - 37 Page Ave - Featuring tastings from Stony Hill Bistro and a cooking demo from Spicewalla Chef Bre Emmons, this garden is a great example of container gardening in the midst of tall buildings and a parking lot. Elder and Sage Community Gardeners take good care of the space and passers by often stop in to enjoy.
Bounitful Cities Pearson Garden - 408 Pearson Dr - East Fork Pottery will be dishing up some delicious food on their beautiful dishes. Seed saving activities and a Raffle will give you lots to do in the garden. Plants from the Bountiful Cities Nursery will also be for sale. Singer and Songwriter David Dye will be playing music. Parking is tricky, so biking is encouraged!