Mendocino Art Center | 27th Anniversary Mendocino Coast Garden Tour, June 29, 2019
27th Annual coast garden tour

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 10 am – 5 pm

Opening Night Gala: Friday, June 28, 5 pm – 7 pm
Due to circumstances beyond our control,
the Opening Night Gala has been cancelled

Garden Tour: $40 • Lunch: $20

Rain or shine • No children under 14 • No pets

Garden Tour and lunch tickets will be available at the Mendocino Art Center (45200 Little Lake Street, Mendocino) beginning at 9am on Saturday, June 29.

While you are here, browse the Garden Shop & Plant Sale and view the last day of the "Members' Juried Garden-Themed Exhibit."

707.937.5818 or 800.653.3328

Emmy Lou Packard, Sprout Picker
2019 Poster Artist: Emmy Lou Packard,
"Sprout Picker
," courtesy of the Packard Estate

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes view of a diverse selection of the Mendocino Coast's most magnificent private gardens on this self-guided tour.

Also, savor a gourmet box lunch prepared by Ravens Restaurant at The Stanford Inn by the Sea (see lunch choices below), and browse a Garden Shop & Plant Sale at the Mendocino Art Center. In addition, the "Members' Juried Garden-Themed Exhibit" will be showing the entire month of June. 

The 2019 Garden Tour is a fundraising benefit
for the Mendocino Art Center.

Thank You to Our 2019 Garden Tour Sponsor!

Stanford Inn by the Sea


Friday, June 28, 5 pm – 7 pm

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Opening Night Gala has been cancelled. 



Saturday, June 29
Tickets available above

On Garden Tour day, the Ravens Restaurant at the Stanford Inn by the Sea, the north coast's premier organic vegetarian restaurant, will prepare a gourmet box lunch, available for pick up at the Garden at Road's End garden (please order in advance), with three options from which to choose. Eat your lunch in the garden or take it with you! Lunches will be packed in an insulated commemorative Mendocino Art Center lunch bag you can take home.

Ravens Restaurant
Hummus Wrap
Ravens Restaurant
Sammy's Burrito Wrap
Ravens Restaurant
Grilled Vegetable Salad

Choose from:

Hummus Wrap *
House-made hummus and fresh cut vegetables wrapped in a whole wheat tortilla. With Dijon potato salad.

Sammy's Burrito Wrap *
Pinto beans, achiote rice, cashew cheese, avocado, lettuce, Tofu, pico de gallo. With mixed green salad.

Grilled Vegetable Salad
Grilled vegetables atop mixed green salad, balsamic-Dijon vinaigrette.

And, Dessert * (served with each box lunch)
Two chocolate chip cookies.

Each box lunch comes with a choice of water or soda.

* Contains gluten

Inspired by the Stanford’s Certified Organic gardens, the Ravens Restaurant is outstanding and nationally acclaimed for vegetarian cuisine. Guests at Stanford Inn, as well as local Mendocino residents, consider Ravens Restaurant to be an essential dining experience on the Mendocino Coast.

Saturday, June 29, 9 am – 5 pm

On Garden Tour day, browse the Mendocino Art Center's Garden Shop, featuring an array of plants, creative handcrafted garden art and many other surprises!

The Mendocino Art Center grounds are beautifully landscaped, primarily with native plants, and the Zacha Sculpture Garden features not only sculpture, but a lovely tiled courtyard surrounded by art studios.



May 31 – June 29, 11 am – 4 pm daily

This annual showing features the finest works created by the Mendocino Art Center’s contributing members. A highly competitive juried selection process leads to an exceptionally creative, high quality, and much anticipated gallery showing with a wide spectrum of garden-themed artwork, including paintings, ceramics, sculpture, textiles, photography and more. This year's exhibition is juried by Nancy Collins and Sharon Garner. The Members' Juried Garden-Themed Exhibit is held in conjunction with the Mendocino Art Center's 27th Annual Mendocino Coast Garden Tour.

Pictured artwork: 2019 First Place, Cheryl Feng, "May in Mendocino," acrylic