On Saturday June 24th Cumberland hosts the 2017 Cumberland Home and Garden To
ur offering curious explorers an exclusive glimpse into the homes, gardens, churches, studios and built spaces of the Legendary Village.
This 3rd annual tour features 15 unique properties all within biking or walking distance. Visitors will
have the opportunity to explore lush food gardens, ponds and fountains, beautiful rock work, entertaining spaces, artist and treatment studios, stunning wood work and restorations, homes on wheels, apartments, heritage gems, modern builds, herb gardens, fruit trees, berries, flowers, tortoises (yes, tortoises!), plant sales and so much more!
Beautiful downtown Cumberland offers great spots for refreshment breaks throughout the day! The
tour is a perfect reflection of the eclectic character of the Village and filled with surprises, twists and turns! Tickets are $25 and 100% of proceeds support the Cumberland Community Forest Society and their efforts to purchase and protect forest lands surrounding the Village of Cumberland.
The society is currently working toward a new purchase of over 100 hectares of land along side Perseverance Creek. This effort follows close on the heels of a successful 40 hectare purchase in 2016.
You can find the online ticket links at www.cumberlandforest.com. Or stop by Design Therapy or Art Knapps in Courtenay or Jipsi Tree or Rusty Rooster in Cumberland. Tickets are redeemed for beautiful Tour Passports on Saturday June 24th in Village square starting at 9 am. The Tour runs from 9 am till 5 pm.
The Cumberland Home and Garden Tour is proudly supported by First Credit Union and Insurance, the Cooperators, Gower Design group, Comox Valley Record, ROAM Media, Material Creative and What’s On Digest.