NXNA Garden Tour
Benefiting North Austin Schools!
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LOVE NORTH AUSTIN - LOVE NORTH AUSTIN SCHOOLS!
Kick off your summer with a event that is truly North Austin - and help our schools at the same time!
There will be 19 gardens on the NXNA Garden Tour, Saturday, June 1. This is your chance to see, up close, 13 private home gardens, 5 school gardens and a community garden, all across North Austin, the hidden gem of Austin. From exotic succulent and cactus collections to funky chicken coops, classic Texas hide-aways, and a "Keep Austin Weird" gem that will blow your mind... this tour has it all.
The tour is a new annual event for North Austin to promote the livability and beauty of our neighborhoods and the vibrancy of our schools.
Garden Tour – Saturday, June 1 - 10 am-4 pm - RAIN OR SHINE!
Self-guided tours of 19 North Austin gardens
13 private gardens
5 school gardens
1 community garden
Maps to all the gardens can be picked up at these locations the day of the tour, starting at 10 am:
- Breuer Garden - 11922 Oakbrook Drive
- Dubois Garden - 8600 Bridgeport Dr
- Glass Garden - 1701 Pheasant Roost
Tickets are also available for sale (cash only) at those locations the day of the tour
Garden Talks & Photography Exhibit – Sunday June 2, 10 am-4 pm
10 am-noon: watershed tour
noon-4 pm: workshops, demonstrations and talks on gardening and conservation at YMCA North Austin, 1000 W. Rundberg Lane
1:30 - Macro Photography in the Garden - Daniel Llanes
2:00 - Native Plants of Texas - Native Plant Society of Texas
3:00 - Drought Resistant Perennials - Travis County Master Gardeners
Learn about becoming a Certified Wildlife Habitat and more!
Proceeds from the tickets and sponsorships go to Austin Voices and will be used by the North Austin Community School Alliance for gardens and beautification of North Austin Schools!