May 19th, 2019
9:00 to 4:00

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Tour limit: 1000

Sponsored by: Council of Albuquerque Garden Clubs


Artists Painting in the Gardens

Each year we invite artists to paint a scene in the gardens during the Parade of Gardens.  An Art Show and Sale is held at one of the Gardens featuring works they produced in the gardens a few weeks prior.  Be sure to check out their beautiful paintings.  

This year's featured artists are:

Dick Wimberly, Gwen Wilemon, Katherine Irish, Barbara Clark, James Roybal, Lee MacLeod, Carla Forrest, Dee Sanchez and  Mary Julyan


Beautiful Gardens, Lovely Music

 This is one of the premier events in Albuquerque--a chance to see ten private gardens, while you enjoy these musicians in the gardens: 

Music for all seasons (Scott & Irma Reeder), Duke City Sound, John Rogers, The Muldawers, Ann McGough, New Mexico Women's Chorus and members of the Albuquerque Philharmonic Orchestra

Each garden is handpicked by a committee  of  Master Gardeners and Landscape Designers in order to feature  variety, excellent garden design, attention to detail, plant selection and good gardening practices. 


Light Luncheon Tickets available: $15

Enjoy lunch with your friends, served in one of the Gardens, you may opt for an alfresco catered lunch of   

Cranberry Chicken Salad Wrap


Avocado Veggie Wrap

Cold Cucumber Soup

Lime Bars or Mexican Chocolate Brownies

Tea or Lemonade 

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Parade of gardens useful tips

Things You Need To Know

Parade of Gardens is a Self-Guided Tour. The Tour Book contains maps and routing guidance with parking suggestions. Children under 12 are free when accompanied by a paying adult. 

On the day of the Tour, the ticket booth will be at the East end of Menaul, near the corner of Menaul and Monte Largo Drive, in Kachina Hills where the Parade of Gardens begins.

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