Each spring, Takoma Park, Maryland celebrates the season with a self-guided walking tour of private homes and gardens with the Takoma Park House & Garden Tour. The theme for this year's tour is "Spirit of Holly Avenue" and features a dozen homes and gardens on a three-block stretch of Holly between Eastern and Philadelphia Avenues.
Date and Time: Sunday May 4, 2014, 1-5 p.m.
Note, the ticket location on the day of the tour has changed this year. Tickets will be on sale at the Cady Lee Mansion, 7064 Eastern Avenue, NW (corner of Piney Branch Road).
Parking is available at the Takoma Metro Station.
Tickets are $18 in advance from designated Takoma merchants, and $20 on the day of the tour. Advance tickets are available at the following locations:
- Mark’s Kitchen, 7006 Carroll Ave., Takoma Park, MD – (301) 270-1884
- Now and Then, 6927 Laurel Ave., Takoma Park, MD – (301) 270-2210
- The TPSS Food Co-Op, 201 Ethan Allen Ave., Takoma Park, MD – (301) 270-2667
- The Takoma Farmers’ Market, Sundays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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