On May 11th, the 91st annual Georgetown Garden Tour will be held. If you buy your ticket by the end of April, you get them slightly discounted at $40. Afterrwards the price goes up to $45. Tickets can be purchased here or on the day of the tour at Christ Church (all proceeds benefit the Georgetown Garden Club).
This really is one of GM’s favorite events of the spring. It lets you peek behind the gates of some of the most impressive properties in the neighborhood. But GM also loves that they don’t just select the grandest gardens. Plenty of small plots find their way on to the map. And that proves that anyone can build a tour-worthy garden if they’ve got a backyard and some elbow grease.
Here’s a video GM made a while ago of the event: