When: May 3-4, 12-4 p.m. 2014
Walkable, self-guided tour of private gardens in Historic Fourth Ward. Tour also highlights public art, historic homes and Fourth Ward Park. Also included: FREE beer, food, craft cocktail & champagne tastings from Skyy Vodka, Hendrick’s Gin, St. Germain, Rock Bottom Brewery and 4th Ward Bread Co., plus complimentary appetizers at 3 Trade Food & Wine, The Asbury, The Wooden Vine and Rock Bottom; free B-cycle & horse-drawn carriage rides; and free tastings, garden-themed activities & locally sourced produce at 7th Street Public Market. Tickets at www.fofw.org. Proceeds benefit non-profit Friends of Fourth Ward and RAIN.