Holiday House Tea and Tour
The 69th annual 2019 Holiday House Tea and Tour, “Christmas Memories,” sponsored by The Council of Garden Clubs of Sumter, will be a highlight of the Christmas Season. Visitors will delight in touring the homes of Josh Abernathy, 16 Warren Street; Dale and Tony Barwick, 10 Swan Lake Drive; Richard and Fair Edmunds, 106 Chappell Street; and Malley and Steve Jennings, 515 West Hampton Avenue. Included in the tour is the Sumter County Gallery of Art at 200 Hasel Street.
Tours are from noon to 5 p.m. The tea is from 2-4 p.m. at the Alice Boyle Garden Club, 842 W. Liberty St. Tickets are $20 and include the tour and tea. There is no charge to visit the Art Gallery, but tickets may be purchased there for the home tours and tea. Beginning November 18, advance tickets may be purchased from garden club members or at the Sumter Visitors Center at Swan Lake from 8:30 a.m. -5 p.m., Monday through Friday. On the day of the tour, tickets may also be purchased beginning at 11 a.m. at the Alice Boyle Garden Center, 842 West Liberty Street, or at any of the tour homes. For more information, call: 803-464-8292 or 803-983-2126.