The Greater Ottawa Water Garden Horticultural Society (GOWGHS) will host the 11th annual Water Garden Tour (WGT), which will take place on Saturday, June 22. This year’s Tour features another 10 beautiful water gardens during the day, with an 11th site being showcased in the evening.
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Times: Day: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Evening: 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Cost: $20.00 per person; children 12 and under are free
Tickets/Tour booklets for this self-guided tour are available after May 15th atwww.ottawawatergardens.com or at Ritchie Feed and Seed stores (1390 Windmill Lane, 2079 Carp Road, Stittsville, and 5091 Ottawa Street, Richmond), Big Al’s Aquarium (1900 Innes Road), Artistic Landscape Design (2079 Bank Place), Peter Knippel Garden Centre (4590 Bank Street), Budd Gardens (2832 Innes Road), KB Backyard Depot (1770 Manotick Station Road, Greely), Beyond the House (144 Craig Street, Russell), Rideau Woodland Ramble (7210 Burritt’s Rapids Road, Kemptville area), and Nesbitts Greenhouse (147 Eardley Road, Aylmer QC). (Cash only).
Each year, proceeds from the Water Garden Tour are directed towards a community project. Proceeds from previous years went towards the construction of water features at the Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice in Kanata, in the Healing Garden at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, and outside the Peter D. Clark Long Term Care Home.