Williamsville Garden Walk

Information for the Williamsville Garden Walk can be found at Gardens Buffalo Niagara. It is free and self -guided Maps will be available on the day of the walk at Williamsville Village Hall (map) 5565 Main Street Williamsville, NY 14221 and Walkablewilliamsville.com…

City of Tonawanda Garden Walk 

The City of Tonawanda Garden Walk sponsored by Gardens Buffalo Niagara will be held Friday, July 14 from 8:30 pm to 11:00 pm and Saturday, July 15 from 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m   The tour is free and self-guided.  …

Lockport in Bloom

This twilight tour sponsored through Gardens Buffalo Niagara offers a citywide walking/driving tour of the gardens and public parks throughout the city/town of Lockport, New York. Maps: 623 Locust Street, Lockport, NY 14094 (map)…

Town of Amherst Garden Walk

Visit the Gardens Buffalo Niagara calendar for weekend garden tours happening in July in Niagara and Erie Counties – from Lockport to Springville. The Town of Amherst Garden Walk is happening July 8 and 9. It is free of charge and self-guided. Garden descriptions and locations available a week before the event at local Amherst Garden Centers….

Akron-Newstead 2023 Bicentennial Garden Walk

Ten different varieties of gardens including natural habitats, roses, perennials, annuals, water features, hardscapes and history of gardens to will be on display to commemorate the bicentennial celebration of Akron-Newstead starting at 2:00PM.  From 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM Leisurely enjoy the evening hours with illumination to create a tranquil setting.Hours: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Tour is free and self-guided….

Lyndonville Garden Walk

See map online at https://www.yateslibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/06/GardenWalk2023.pdf Donation: Suggested $10 donation benefits Yates Community Library  Lyndonville is in Orleans County. Contact: Mcbsfarm@gmail.com…

decorative plates in garden in Lewiston NY

Lewiston GardenFest kicks off garden walk season in WNY

The season of garden walks will kick off this weekend with Lewiston GardenFest from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 17 and 18 on Center Street in Lewiston. Here are some photos–and tips!–from a couple of the gardeners who will be sharing their landscapes during the Lewiston GardenFest. You can see and learn more during the actual event. “Celebrate summer at Lewiston GardenFest and come away inspired to enhance your own green spaces,” said Mary Ann Yates,…

Open Gardens

Visit Open Gardens in Buffalo, Lockport, Akron, Gasport, East Aurora, Elma, Holland, South Buffalo, West Seneca, Lackawanna, Lakeshore, Eden, Grand Island, Hamburg, Derby, Alden, and Lancaster. Go to: OpenGardensWNY.com. for all the information. Keep your Tours of Open Gardens Guide in the glove compartment. Exploring Buffalo Niagara gardens has become the great getaway for lovely summer days. The gardens are beautiful, there are no crowds, and the gardeners are friendly and happy to answer questions. Most gardens are generous in…

Akron-Newstead 2023 Bicentennial Garden Walk

Ten different varieties of gardens including natural habitats, roses, perennials, annuals, water features, hardscapes and history of gardens to will be on display to commemorate the bicentennial celebration of Akron-Newstead from 2:00PM-5:00 PM. From 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM Leisurely enjoy the evening hours with illumination to create a tranquil setting.Hours: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Tour is free and self-guided….

castle at Castle Creek garden in Williamsville NY

Pretty pix, but better in person: Get booklet now for Open Gardens

by Connie Oswald Stofko Start planning for summer by getting the booklet that gives you all the details for Tours of Open Gardens. These 100 beautiful gardens are open for free on Thursdays and Fridays in July–and there are no crowds! Most of the gardens are generous in size and can be found across Erie and Niagara Counties. To find out where the gardens are located and when they are open, you need the booklet. You can order the booklet…