Frederick County, MD Open Day

Frederick County, MD Open Day

Photo: C. Kurt Holter

Sat, Jun 2, 2018
10:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Admission to each private garden is $7 for members and nonmembers without tickets purchased in advance.

Buy discounted admission tickets in advance! They can be used at most Open Days to make garden visiting easier.
Nonmembers get 6 visits for the price of 5 with advanced ticket book purchase.
Members get 50% off ONLY by purchasing ticket books in advance.

 Digging Deeper programs - free with garden admission; no reservations required:
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: At High Glen Gardens in Frederick, exective director Peter Couchman and the staff of High Glen Gardens will offer free guided tours hourly.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: At Surreybrooke in Middletown, staff members will lead informative discussions on the plantings as well as the history of the gardens, outbuildings, and the Civil War-era house.

3 p.m.: Long Creek Homestead in Frederick, Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist, with permaculture teacher and ecological garden designer Michael Judd.

  • Basford Family Garden
    Basford Family Garden

    As you enter our retreat over a curved river-stone pathway, you will notice the many shade-loving plants that surround the entire garden....

  • Long Creek Homestead
    Long Creek Homestead

    Long Creek Homestead sits on twenty-five acres of mixed woodland, food forests, and gardens. It celebrates more than 100 varieties of fruits and useful perennials...

  • Rausch Woodland Gardens
    Rausch Woodland Gardens

    Over thirty-nine years, the Rauschs have transformed their yard into a woodland wonderland with wandering paths leading to azaleas, rhododendrons, hydrangeas...

  • Surreybrooke

    Surreybrooke is nestled in beautiful Middletown Valley. Over the past four decades the property has been transformed from a dairy farm to the lovingly tended gardens that flourish today....

  • Edgewood Garden
    Edgewood Garden

    Edgewood private gardens of Jeff, Tina, Emilee, and Ida Mae, is comprised of 15.5 acres and fifteen gardens, a field, and a woodland with natures trails...

  • High Glen Gardens
    High Glen Gardens

    High Glen Gardens is a young, sixty-four-acre private estate at the base of the Catoctin Mountains with approximately ten acres of impressive formal gardens...

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