SAVE THE DATE! February 13, 2021

For sixty-four years the club’s Fundraising Event, the House and Garden Tour, has been one of the highlights of the season. Stay tuned for more member information as it comes available. 

House & Garden Tour 2020 a Success!

So much time, so much effort, so many helping hands, so much creativity, so much fun—enjoy all the pictures!

We were doing more than counting raindrops on February 1.

Here are some statistics from House & Garden Tour:

  • 203 Volunteers
  • 1506 Hours of Staffing
  • 865 Attendees
  • 26 Sponsors*
  • 24 Advertisers
  • 68 Donors
  • $120,000 Raised (Unofficial figure)

*Please support our sponsors, donors and advertisers . . . and tell them you are heard about them from the Naples Garden Club when you do.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the 2021 House & Garden Tour?

Saturday, February 13, 2021 is the annual Naples Garden Club House & Garden Tour.

Where are the featured homes?

 The homes are generally located in Port Royal, Aqualane Shores, and Old Naples.

How do I get to the homes?

You will travel in air-conditioned coach buses from the Welcome Center Hospitality Plaza at Naples Botanical Garden, 4820 Bayshore Drive, Naples, FL  34112.

Where do I park?

Everyone entering Naples Botanical Garden is directed to a specific parking area. Handicap parking is available. Patrons receive special parking.

How do I check in?

Check-in is at the Welcome  Center Hospitality Tent,  45 minutes before your scheduled bus. Please enjoy coffee and refreshments in the Hospitality Tent starting at 7:30 AM and a light buffet lunch from 11 AM to 3 PM . You will receive a Program, a Tote Bag containing gifts and a bottle of water, and a copy of Gulfshore Life Home  magazine.

I understand there is a raffle. Where can I buy raffle tickets?

Raffle tickets are sold at the Naples Garden Club raffle table in the Welcome Center Hospitality Tent or buy them from our roving Raffleteers. Raffle tickets are sold online from January 1 , 2021 to February 14 ,2021 by going to naplesgardenclub.org and clicking on the raffle link on the Home Page. Raffle tickets can be purchased electronically using a credit card. Profits from the raffle and the House and Garden Tour support community grants and projects.

What is the bus schedule?

Buses leave the Welcome Center Hospitality Plaza at approximately 8:15 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12:45 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Please arrive 45 minutes before your bus. Buses leave promptly.

How long does the tour take?

The tour takes approximately three hours.

Are there many stairs to climb?

Yes, there will be stairs and uneven ground. Wear comfortable flat-heeled shoes. No stilettos or high heels please for your personal safety. In the event of rain, bring an umbrella.

May I take photographs?

No photography is permitted with cameras or phones.

May I visit Naples Botanical Garden and the Visitor’s Center?

Yes! Your booklet is your free pass to the Garden including a 10% discount in the Visitor’s Center gift shop on Tour day only. If you are on a morning bus, plan to visit the Garden after the Tour; if you are on an afternoon bus, plan to visit ahead of your Tour time. It takes approximately 1-2 hours to walk through Naples Botanical Garden.

What are the ticket prices?

  • General Admission is $150
  • Group tickets cost $182 (Group tickets must consist of 12 or more attendees and must be purchased at one time.)
  • Patron tickets cost $275

How do I purchase tickets?

All House & Garden Tour tickets are sold online. Payment is by credit card or check. Patron Tickets, Group Tickets, and General Admission Tickets will go on sale this fall, the dates to be announced on this website. To be notified when they become available, sign up on our email list by contacting tours@naplesgardenclub.org .

Include your name, address, phone number, and email address. If you are coming with friends, plan to have one person order the tickets so that you will all be on the same bus.

Confirmation information will be emailed to you. To avoid disappointment, please order promptly  after the ticket dates are announced. Last year tickets sold out in less than a week.

What is special about the Patron ticket?

Along with each Patron ticket, you may purchase up to three general admission tickets during the two-week period before they become available for public sale. This provides Patrons and their guests with first choice of bus departure times.

Your name will be published in the event booklet, on the Naples Garden Club website and on a sign at the Welcome Center Hospitality Plaza.

Patrons receive preferred parking at the Welcome Center

How do larger groups obtain tickets?

A “group” will consist of 12 or more attendees.  The cost of a Group ticket is $182 and all tickets must be purchased at one time. Please direct inquiries to our group tours chair, at grouptours@naplesgardenclub.org. Group Sales Procedures are sent in a reply email.

Do tickets ever become available on the day of the Tour?

Yes. Becoming a standby is a good option, especially for the afternoon departure times. Plan to arrive about an hour ahead of time. You may pay cash, check or credit card for your ticket.

What can I do with my ticket if I cannot attend?

You may donate your ticket back to the Naples Garden Club for resale to a standby guest up to 72 hours before the day of the Tour. We will send you a letter to acknowledge that the full price of the ticket is tax-deductible.

2020 H&GT Stats

2020 H&GT BOOKLET

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