5th Annual Washington Gardener Philadelphia Flower Show Tour Organized by Garden Tours Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 10:00AM-10:00PM Leaving and returning from downtown Silver Spring, MD
The Philadelphia Flower Show is the oldest and largest indoor flower show in the world. The theme for 2011 is “Springtime in Paris.” Join us for a visit to the beautiful City of Light – the capital of art, fashion, food and love. A blooming “Springtime in Paris” will greet guests with idyllic park scene along the Seine. Flowering trees, lilacs, roses, and borders of lavender will lead visitors through gardens inspired by the Tuileries. In the distance, a daring Moulin Rouge atmosphere will pulse with cabaret performances, spectacular flower sculptures, and carousel topiaries. Participate in the Lectures and Demonstrations series, Gardener’s Studio, and All-Star Culinary Presentations. First-time and returning riders will enjoy the personalized and welcoming details of our coach service. Kathy and Cheval are looking forward to seeing you on our fun ride. Schedule for the day: • 10:00AM coach leaves downtown Silver Spring with lunch, games, and DVD viewing en route • 12:45-7:15PM Explore Philadelphia Flower Show ~ dinner on your own • 7:30PM Coach departs Philadelphia Convention Center with snacks, games, and DVD showing onboard • 10:00PM Coach arrives at downtown Silver Spring This tour package includes: 1. Charter Passenger Coach - reserved seating and storage under the bus 2. Choice of Gourmet Box Lunch on the way up to the show 3. Snacks for the return trip 4. Listing of nearby restaurants for dinner on your own at the show 5. Information package on the show which will assist in prioritizing your day 6. Two Garden DVD showings 7. Admission to the show 8. Convenient drop-off and pick-up at downtown Silver Spring, MD 9. Lively show and garden discussions led by Washington Gardener’s Kathy Jentz 10. Surprises and prizes. To register, please use the form below. (One form per person.)
Name _______________________________________________________________ Address______________________________________________________________ Phone number________________________________________________________ Email________________________________________________________________ Name of seatmate_____________________________________________________ We will try to seat groups together, but cannot guarantee group seating. Name of group _______________________________________________________
Fee: $95.00 each $90.00 each for Washington Gardener Magazine subscribers
Check/money order #_______ ~ Please make payable to “Cheval’s 2nd Act” Send this registration form along with your payment to: Garden Tours, 8000 N Park St, Dunn Loring, VA 22027
Registration deadline: March 1, 2011
Full refund if canceled by February 5. $40 refunded until February 28. No refunds after March 5.
Questions? Cheval Opp at 703.395.1501 Gardentours@gmail.com www.WashingtonGardener.com
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If you’ve never been to the Philadelphia Flower Show, this is your opportunity to escape from the last of winter’s cold winds and experience a garden paradise. Walk through floral wonderlands, take notes at one of the many workshops, enjoy new plants on display, and shop the vendors’ tempting array of goodies.