This year’s Tour will take place June 20 – June 21, 2020, from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT. Rain or Shine.
The self-guided tour starts anytime during the day, beginning at 10:00 AM. All homes and gardens will close at 4:00 PM EDT.
Ticket Purchase Information
Tickets are available for sale online, at retail locations, and at all gardens the day of the Tour. Ticket price is $35.00. The Tour takes as long as guests would like to take, keeping in mind that each home and garden site will close at 4:00 PM EDT.
This year, we will have Master Gardeners at two of the homes. Guests are responsible for their own transportation between gardens. Parking will be well-marked and on-site volunteers will direct vehicles to parking locations, which are in close proximity to the gardens.
Photography is allowed outside only. Photos may not be published without written permission by Kilgore Garden Tour Chairman, and by the homeowner.
Tickets for children are $5.00. Guests are asked to keep children on pathways, out of flower-beds and other plant areas, and within the defined areas inside the homes on display. Guests are cautioned that the terrain in many instances may not be suitable for strollers.
The Tour is handicap accessible. Pets are not allowed and only approved assist dogs will allowed – for safety purposes.
Tickets are $35.00 each for adults, and $5.00 for children. Tickets may be purchased THREE ways. Online, at local retail and church locations, and at all gardens the days of the Tour.
Online – guests attending the Kilgore House & Garden Tour may purchase their tickets in advance through our secure PayPal link, using a linked checking account, debit card, or credit card (American Express, Discover Card, Master Card or Visa).
Please be sure and bring a copy of your PayPal purchase confirmation with you in order to pick up your tickets. Proof of purchase must be shown at time of picking up tickets for the tour. If there is a lost ticket or proof is not provided, a new ticket will have to be purchased. Following the tour, when proof is provided a refund will be issued.
Onsite – Tickets may be purchased on the days of the Tour at all garden locations by cash, check or credit card.
Local Ticket Sales –Beginning May 15, 2020, Tour tickets may be purchased at the following Louisville-area locations:
Second Presbyterian Church
3701 Old Brownsboro Road
St. Francis in the Fields Episcopal Church
6710 Wolf Pen Branch Road (at the corner of U.S. Highway 42)
St. Matthews Feed and Seed
225 Chenoweth Lane
3905 Chenoweth Square
2232 Frankfort Avenue