Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, October 18
Washington DC

Arrive in at Dulles International Airport, Washington DC

Thursday, October 19
Washington DC 

Merrifield Garden Center
Green Springs Gardens
Mount Vernon 

Friday, October 20
Washington DC 

Smithsonian Gardens
Lunch on the Mall
US Botanical Gardens and Conservatory
Old Town Alexandria

Saturday, October 21
Eastern Shore, MD and VA

Marshall's Nursery
David's Nursery
Dinner at The Oyster Farm, Cape Charles, VA

Sunday, October 22
Virginia Beach, VA

Virginia Beach
Bennett's Creek Nursery
Lancaster Farms

Monday, October 23
(Short Tour Day 1, fly into Norfolk, VA Sunday night)
Richmond and Charlottesville, VA

International Board Meeting
Pierce's Pitt BBQ
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
Carter Mountain Orchard

Tuesday, October 24
Charlottesville and Staunton, VA

Cros-B-Crest Farm
The Plant Company
Dinner at Devil's Backbone Brewing Co.

Wednesday, October 25
Western VA

Edible Landscaping
Saunders Brothers, Inc.
Dinner at Wintergreen Resort, music by Gallatin Canyon Band

Thursday, October 26
Western VA and NC

D Day Memorial
Elissa Steeves' Private Garden
International Storytelling Center

Friday, October 27
Asheville, NC

B.B. Barnes Garden Center
NC Arboretum and Lunch
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research Station

Saturday, October 28
Asheville to Durham, NC

Western NC Farmer's Market
Hart Square
Arrive in Durham, NC
International Banquet

Sunday, October 29
Durham, NC

Depart from Raleigh-Durham (RDU) International Airport
Extend your trip and stay for the Southern Region meeting, Oct. 29 - Nov. 1!