Saturday, June 10 and Sunday, June 11, 2017 | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Through the Garden Gate, one of Canada’s largest private garden tours, will celebrate its 30th year by showcasing 30 of Toronto’s most beautiful gardens. This self-guided tour enables participants to discover the gardens at their own pace following a map and garden guide containing descriptions of the featured gardens. A complimentary shuttle bus service is available for participants along the garden route. Knowledgeable Toronto Master Gardeners will be at each garden to answer any questions about the plant materials and design features. There will be opportunities to buy snacks and refreshments along the route with our partners Augie’s Gourmet Ice Pops, Summerhill Market and Vert Catering Pickle Cycle. All proceeds from this event support the Toronto Botanical Garden.
Headquarters: Chorley Park, 245 Douglas Drive, Toronto
One-Day Pass: Public $45 / TBG Members $40
Two-Day Pass: Public $65 / TBG Members $60
Students $25 (With ID, One-Day Pass Only)
Tax included. Tickets are limited, advance purchase recommended.
For more information call 416-397-1341
IMAGE GALLERY | 2017 GARDEN HIGHLIGHTS
Flox on Danforth, 541 Danforth Avenue, 416-461-1541
Kate’s Garden, 227 Main Street N, Unit 3, Markham, 905-554-8899
Landscape Ontario, 7856 Fifth Line South, Station Main, Milton, (905) 875-1805
Plant World, 4000 Eglinton Avenue West, 416-241-9174
Sheridan Nurseries, 2827 Yonge Street, Toronto, 416-481-6429
Sheridan Nurseries, 606 Southdown Road, Mississauga, 905-822-0251
Sheridan Nurseries, 2069 Burnhamthorpe Road East, Mississauga, 905-624-3722
TBG Garden Shop, 777 Lawrence Avenue East, 416-397-1357
Summerhill Market, 446 Summerhill Avenue, Toronto, 416-921-2714
PETALS & PEDALS BIKE TOUR
in partnership with Toronto Bicycle Tours
A guided tour of the private gardens in Rosedale and Moore Park. Pedal your way to over 30 unique and beautiful private gardens accompanied by your own Master Gardener on Wheels and Architectural expert. You will have an opportunity to stroll through each garden while your guides recount the rich history of the area, highlight interesting plants and point out the unique design features. Midway through the tour, you’ll enjoy a picnic lunch created by a local, sustainable caterer in a private tented area. At the end of the day, you’ll have an opportunity to visit the TBG’s Pop up Garden Shop showcasing a selection of nifty garden essentials.
The tour is suitable for beginner to advanced riders, as we move at an easy pace. Available Saturday, June 10 or Sunday, June 11, 2017
Petals & Pedals Bike Tour: $99/person + 13% taxes (Canadian Dollars) Optional Bike Rental: $50 + 13% taxes
EXPRESS SHUTTLE & BUS ROUTE SPONSOR
NATIONAL GARDEN TOURISM PARTNERS
THE GARDENS ON LAST YEAR’S TOUR
MEDIA COVERAGE FOR THE 2016 TOUR
June 4, 2016 | Through the Garden Gate: The Kingsway by Helen Battersby
June 3, 2016 | Break out those walking shoes, garden tour season has started by Sonia Day
June 2, 2016 | TBG’s Through the Garden Gate Tour in the Kingsway by Cristina da Silva
May 26, 2016 | TTGG Botanical Buzz by Lorraine Hunter
May 25, 2016 | Sneak Peak of the TBG’s Through the Garden Gate: The Kingsway by Barbara’s Garden Chronicles