Garden Tour – Sherman Library and Gardens

Garden Tour

24th Annual Newport Beach Garden Tour

Enjoy a beautiful day strolling through private residential gardens in Newport Beach.  Each residence will feature an artist painting in the garden throughout the day.

The ticket price also includes a light lunch with live music at Sherman Gardens. After the tour, return to Sherman Gardens for an after party from 3 – 5 pm where raffle and silent auction prizes will be awarded. 

For the third year, proceeds from the Tour will go toward the PCH Frontage and Entrance Redesign Project. Ruben Flores of Visionscape, Inc. has completed the conceptual design, keeping with the style and history of the Library & Gardens. The plans will be unveiled in a few months as the official fundraising campaign is launched.

  • Tickets: $50 Friends / $60 Non-Member
  • Includes a map of the gardens. You may start at any garden you wish and visit the gardens in any order you like.
  • A light lunch is served at Sherman Gardens from 11:30am – 2:30pm and is included in the ticket price.
  • Comfortable shoes recommended.
  • This is a rain or shine event – no refunds.

*Tickets purchased online will be available at Will Call anytime after 9am in the Sherman Gardens parking lot off Dahlia Avenue.

Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities

Your Sponsorship donations will continue to support the redesign and landscaping of the frontage of Sherman Library & Gardens onPacific Coast Highway.

  • All sponsors will receive Garden Tour Tickets plus recognition in the Garden Tour Program.
  • All underwriters will receive recognition in Program and on Sponsorship Boards.
  • Students $20
  • Seniors (Age 62+) $40
  • General $60
  • Family $75
  • Sustaining $150
  • Sponsor $500
  • Society of Fellows $1000
  • Patron $2000
  • Distinguished Patron $5000

Purchase Tickets

Shuttle Tickets (optional): $45

The shuttle will visit each garden on the tour, plus a one-hour stop at Sherman Library & Gardens for a light lunch. The shuttle meets in the front of Yard House Restaurant in Fashion Island at 9:30 am. Shuttle will depart promptly at 10am. There will be no other shuttles after 10am.

Raffle Tickets: 15 for $20

Plan ahead, skip the lines and purchase raffle tickets online. Each garden on the tour will feature one raffle item. Sherman Gardens will also feature an array of raffle and silent auction items.

Raffle and silent auction items will be awarded at the Sherman Gardens after-party from 3 – 5 pm. On the day of the tour additional raffle tickets can be purchased at each garden (cash only) and at Sherman Gardens (cash or credit card).

*Online raffle ticket orders can be picked up at Will Call anytime after 9 am in the Sherman Gardens parking lot off Dahlia Ave.