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   23rd Annual Newport Beach Garden Tour

       Saturday, May 11         10:00am to 3:00pm

Enjoy a beautiful day strolling through seven private gardens in Newport Beach.  Each residence will feature an artist painting in the garden throughout the day.

The ticket price also includes a light lunch with live music at Sherman Gardens.  After the tour, return to Sherman Gardens for an after party from 3 - 5 pm where raffle and silent auction prizes will be awarded.  

For the third year, proceeds from the Tour will go toward the PCH Frontage and Entrance Redesign Project.  Ruben Flores of Visionscape, Inc. has completed the conceptual design, keeping with the style and history of the Library & Gardens.  The plans will be unveiled in a few months as the official fund raising campaign is launched.  

Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities!

Your Sponsorship donations will continue to support the redesign 
and landscaping of the frontage of Sherman Library & Gardens on
Pacific Coast Highway.

All sponsors will receive Garden Tour Tickets plus recognition in the Garden Tour Program.

All underwriters will receive recognition in Program and on Sponsorship Boards.

Sherman Sponsor
(Four Garden Tour Tickets)
$3,000   SELECT
Orchid Sponsor
(Four Garden Tour Tickets)
$2,000 SELECT 
Palm Sponsor
(Four Garden Tour Tickets)
$1,000 SELECT
Foxglove Sponsor
(Three Garden Tour Tickets)
Hydrangea Sponsor
(Two Garden Tour Tickets)
Tulip Sponsor
(One Garden Tour Ticket)
$3500 SELECT
Printing $3000 SELECT
Food $2500 SELECT
Postage $1500 SELECT
Transportation $1000 SELECT
Rentals (umbrellas,tables, linens) $1000 SELECT
Musicians $700 SELECT
Artists' Reception $500 SELECT

Purchase Tickets:

$50 Friends / $60 Non-Member

Tickets will include a map of the gardens. You may start at any garden you wish and visit the gardens in any order you like.

A light lunch is served at Sherman Gardens from 11:30 am - 2:30 pm and is included in the ticket price.

Comfortable shoes recommended.
This is a rain or shine event - no refunds. 
Tickets purchased online will be mailed the week of April 29.


Shuttle Tickets (optional) $45

The shuttle will visit each garden on the tour, plus a one-hour stop at Sherman Library & Gardens for a light lunch. The shuttle meets in the front of Yard House Restaurant in Fashion Island  at 9:30 am.  Shuttle will depart promptly at 10 am. There will be no other shuttles after 10 am.


Raffle Tickets - 15 for $20

Plan ahead, skip the lines and purchase raffle tickets online. Each garden on the tour will feature one raffle item. Sherman Gardens will also feature an array of raffle and silent auction items. Raffle and silent auction items will be awarded at the Sherman Gardens after-party from 3 - 5 pm. On the day of the tour additional raffle tickets can be purchased at each garden (cash only) and at Sherman Gardens (cash or credit card).