The 27th All Saints Episcopal Church Garden Tour
The 2014 All Saints Garden Tour will be Held on May 17, 2014 – Please Mark Your Calendars!
Members of the 27th All Saints Episcopal Church Garden Tour Board are making plans for next spring’s
event, that will be held on Saturday, May 17 of this year.
According to Karen Reuter, Chairperson for the Garden Tour Board, “This event provides the rare
opportunity to see some of the premier gardens in our area, while at the same time helping our
community respond to the challenges of hunger, homelessness, literacy, and aging.”
Over the year’s approximately $475,000 in proceeds from the Garden Tour has been donated to local
The 27th Annual All Saints Episcopal Church Garden Tour will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The garden tour, which has become an island classic, has the theme of “A Potpourri of Gardens” and will feature some of the finest gardens in the area.
Tickets cost $35 and include a seated luncheon that will be served in the church’s parish hall from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. In addition, a “Flower Bower” Boutique, a “Heavenly Confections” Bake Sale, and Pino Gelato will be located in the parish hall.
A variety of original works of art will also be available for sale. Vendors located on the church grounds will include: The Greenery, Jewelry by Joy Hermann, and Carolyn Alderman’s Floral Jewelry.
Other activities at the church will include organ music played by F. Steven Branyon, All Saints’ Organist/Choirmaster, on the church’s Walker Organ, from 11:30 a.m. – 12 noon, and a lecture in the church’s library by Sue Roderus, a Master Gardener and Master Naturalist, 12 noon – 1 p.m.
All proceeds from the event are traditionally donated to local charities. The 2014 grant recipients will be:
- Hilton Head Island Backpack Buddies Program;
- Bluffton Backpack Buddies Program;
- Family Promise of Beaufort County;
- Safe Harbour, Inc.:
- St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church Outreach Food Bank; and
- Thumbs Up, Inc.
Tickets will be available at the church on the day of the event, as well as (effective March 24) at numerous retail outlets located on Hilton Head Island and in Bluffton, S.C.
The church is located at 3001 Meeting Street, off of Main Street. For more information, please call 843-342-9727 or go to the Garden Tour’s web site at http://allsaintsgardentour.wordpress.com. Tickets will be available at the church on the day of the event, as well as (effective March 24) at numerous retail outlets located on Hilton Head Island and in Bluffton, S.C.
Ticket sales outlets for last year’s Garden Tour were are as follows:
HHI: The Bird’s Nest (Coligny Plaza); Le Cookery (Wexford Village); Pretty Papers (Wexford Village); The Greenery (Mid Island); Burke’s Pharmacy (Main Street Village); Munchies (Main Street Village); Christie’s Hallmark (Festival Center); and the All Saints Church Office.
Bluffton: Christie’s Hallmark (Belfair Towne Center); Green Thumb Nursery (Rt. 278); Markel’s Card & Gift (Kittie’s Crossing Center); Garden Gate Nursery (Old Town Bluffton); Sunshine Nursery (Plantation Park); The Bedminster Group (Wm. Pope Dr.); and Taylor’s Quality Landscape Supply (Cecil Reynolds Rd.).