8. You forgot to get your mom a gift for Mother's Day. Or you want to get her a very early gift for next Mother's Day. Or someone has a birthday, anniversary, or some other special event to commemorate. The point is, tickets to the South Philly Garden Tour make a great gift and are a great way to spend the day with someone OR send them off to spend the day with us while you watch baseball. Twenty (twenty!) gardens all throughout South Philadelphia have signed on to be on the Tour which goes from 11am to 3pm on Saturday, September 10. Gardens range from individual backyards to community gardens to parks. You can visit all the gardens or just target a few since they’re all in a 5-mile radius (perfect for walking or biking). Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 on the day of, and can be purchased now at:
- Urban Jungle, 1526 E. Passyunk Avenue
- Grindcore House, 1515 S. 4th Street
- Ultimo Coffee Bar, 1900 S. 15th Street
- Online by clicking here.