Events

Garden Tour & Tea 2011

Julia-Ann Square Historic District presents:

The Annual Victorian Garden Tour and Tea

June 4 and 5, 2011

From 1 PM to 4 PM

We hope you will join us to experience the beautiful gardens of the Julia-Ann Square Historic District.  The lush, mature landscaping throughout the neighborhood is at its best during our popular Garden Tour.

Visitors may pick up some new ideas for their own gardens,  talk to experienced gardeners in the area,  and enjoy a relaxed Tea with district residents and friends!

Houses and Gardens on the tour include:

  • The Chancellor-Burwell-Lowe Garden, 904 Juliana Street;

  • Clemens-Bungard Garden, 1006 Juliana Street;

  • Laughery Garden, 1012 Juliana Street;

  • The Caswell-Smith House and Garden, 1024 Juliana Street.

The tea will take place at the Van Winkle-Hitteshew-Duranti Garden, 112 13th Street, on Saturday, June  4.

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT $15 FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 4, AND $10 FOR SUNDAY, JUNE 5. TICKETS MAY BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE HERE OR AT THE EVENT.

[EVR_CATEGORY event_category_id=”GardenTour”]

This year’s tour will highlight past and present artists, including Julia-Ann’s own resident artist, Mike Penn. His drawings of the gardens will be available on note cards for purchase. Photographer, Angie Adams, will be available at the tea to pose guests in period hats and accessories for a keepsake picture from the district.

The district will also have plants available for purchase from its gardens at the Wix Garden. 1217 AnnStreet.

All proceeds benefit Julia-Ann Square Historic District projects.

Category : Events

Christmas Tour & Tea 2010

The 11th Annual Victorian Christmas Homes Tour & Tea 2010

Enjoy Homes from c. 1870-1913 shown in Festive Christmas Decor.

See Featured Homes…

Delicious Pastries from local restaurants and Tea at Historic First United Methodist Church.

For Information & Tickets Call:
304-422-9861 OR
304-485-7184

Saturday, December 4,  2010 Tickets:   $16.00

Guided Tours & Tea     1:00 – 3:00 PM and 3:00-5:00 PM
Guided Candlelight Tours & Tea     6:00 – 8:00 PM


Sunday, December 5, 2010 Tickets:  $11.00

Leisurely Self Guided Tours    1:00 – 4:00 PM

NOTE:  Meet your tour group at the First United Methodist Church,  1001 Juliana Street, Parkersburg, WV 26101.

Category : Events