To fully experience everything offered that day, we present a rough, suggested itinerary:
8 a.m.: Come early and have coffee or breakfast at Stone Soup Cafe
8 a.m.-1 p.m.: Visit both neighborhood farmers’ markets (the Cooper-Young Community Farmers’ Market at First Congo church and the Tsunami Farmers Market (the north side lot of that restaurant).
8 a.m.-until: Day of walk tickets go on sale, $15 at the gazebo. This is also where ticket holders can pick up a map and brochure.
10 a.m.: Keynote speaker Carol Reese speaks at Jay Etkin Gallery..
10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dr. Chris Cooper hosts “Ask the Master Gardener” booth at gazebo.
10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Ongoing “Ask the Master Gardener” and “Urban Forestry” booths at the gazebo.
10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Visit “Me & Mrs. Jones” lawn demos on paint finish.
10 a.m.-lunch: Tour gardens on one side Cooper.
Lunch: Have lunch at one of Cooper-Young’s many eating establishments.
Lunch-4 p.m.: Visit gardens on other side of Cooper.