Grab a friend and enjoy behind the scenes access to naturescaped yards & gardens that are bursting with creativity on this FREE self-guided tour! Chat with the do-it-yourself gardeners who have created low-maintenance landscapes that attract wildlife, conserve water, and have no need for synthetic fertilizers or pesticides. Check it out and dig up fresh ideas that will help you create your own exceptional backyard habitat!
Saturday, June 1st
11am - 4pm
Click here to register now!
Yard Tour FAQs:
I'd like to attend. Do I need to register?
YES! Advanced registration is required. Simply click here to register now. Registration closes Thursday, May 30th.
That's still in the works. However, we are preparing a handy Yard Tour Guide that will include garden photos & descriptions, along with reference maps and tips to help you find each tour location. It will be available for download from our website by Friday, May 24th.
How do I access the Tour Guide?
First, you register. Your confirmation email contains a link to where you can download the Tour Guide beginning Friday, May 24th.
Is there a start location?
No. This is a self-guided tour. There is no set schedule so you can visit the gardens in any order you wish between the hours of 11am - 4pm on tour day.
How many gardens will be on the tour?
There are 9 gardens on this year's tour and they are located throughout inner NE, SE & SW Portland.
Are you looking for volunteers?
Indeed! Volunteering at the Yard Tour is a fun way to connect with other like-minded gardening enthusiasts. To learn more call Nikkie West at 503-292-6855.
Can I bring a friend?
Absolutely! Guests are always welcome. They can either pre-register online, or you can just bring them along! They can sign in when they get there.
Give us a call at 503-222-7645.