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24th Annual Piedmont Gardeners Tour


Join us for The Piedmont Gardeners Annual Garden Tour and take the opportunity to visit five inspiring gardens in the Athens, Georgia area.  Bring a friend, grab your walking shoes and immerse yourselves in the self-guided tour filled with garden creativity and ideas.  We look forward to seeing you!

When:  Saturday, April 15, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Rain or Shine
Admissions:  One ticket admits the holder to all 5 gardens
Tickets:  $15 if purchased from local businesses / $20 at the gardens on Tour Day
Student Tickets: $10 (with ID)

Click Here for list of local businesses

Garden 1

Pat Thomas and Meriwether Rhodes
775 Riverhill Drive, Athens, GA

Fine art and waterfalls enrich this rambling wooded site where ferns and hostas flourish in the shade.

affolter garden

Garden 2

Jim Affolter and Cathy Pringle
380 W. Rutherford Street, Athens, GA

A beautiful old masonry wall evokes a medieval feel in a sheltered garden filled with native plants and resident wildlife.

Burnam garden

Garden 3

Gustavo and Michelle Burnum
185 Middleton Place, Athens, GA

An English/French style home where abundant stone and water features enhance a series of garden rooms that merge seamlessly into the natural surroundings.

 layton garden

Garden 4

Marie and Randal Layton
101 Middleton Court, Athens, GA

Lavish use of stone and wood transforms a difficult hilltop into a beautifully designed garden that embraces outdoor living.



mahoney garden

Garden 5

Beth and Ormonde Mahoney
1081 Shoals Drive, Athens, GA

Large, expansive plantings surround a southern style house on a hill, with a long view across sloping lawns to a putting green and rushing creek.




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