5) Where can we use restrooms or get something to drink?
8) Are there hotels in the area?
Be aware that many yards and gardens have narrow paths or walkways that make pushing a stroller difficult. Pets are not welcome during the Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival. Strollers and bicycles are allowed but must be left at the front of the property.
Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival rule signs are posted in the front yards of all gardens and must be adhered to.
The Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival is a free, self-guided tour. There are no tickets required and no cost for touring the gardens.
7) What about wheelchairs, bikes, baby strollers and dogs?
6) Is there a rain date?
This is a non-smoking event. Please help keep the gardens beautiful by restraining from smoking on the properties of the owners of the gardens and at the Kenan Center.
9) Are there restaurants in the area?
2) What is the cost to tour the Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival?
4) When will it be held this year?
The Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival is a self-guided walking/driving tour of over 40 gardens. There is no designated parking area and no designated start or end point. There is ample parking available at the Kenan Center for gardens located in Zone 1.
Maps/guides will be available at Headquarters at the Kenan Center located at 433 Locust Street in Lockport during the Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival. Maps will also be available at the end of June at many participating local advertisers and businesses. For more information on where to attain maps/guides, please click here.
There are several restaurants in and around the Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival. The maps/guides will provide information on some of the restaurants in the area including their address and hours of operation.
The gardens are located in and around the City of Lockport and Carlisle Gardens in the town of Lockport.
There is no rain date. This event will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 8th & 9th, 2017 rain or shine.
1) Where is parking for the Lockport In Bloom Garden Festival?
Public restrooms are available at the Kenan Center and at public establishments.
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In 2017, it will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 8th & 9th in conjunction from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. We will also have a Twilight Tour on Saturday, July 8th from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
3) Where are the Gardens?