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First Annual Uptown Garden Walk
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The beauty of Uptown’s diverse population is reflected in the wide range of gardens throughout the community. The Garden Walk provides residents an opportunity to explore the cultural and geographical identities of the neighborhood through a lens of gardens and food.

When: July 16, 2016
Where: Illinois
United States
Contact: Samantha Sainsbury

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 Come out for a day of fun and enjoyment by exploring the diverse identity of Uptown through three FREE themed Garden tours!

Sidewalk Gardens: Starts at 10am from Chase Park, 4701 N Ashlandand tours the Sheridan Park and Buena Park neighborhoods, showcasing reimagined public spaces like the Sunnyside Mall and Truman rooftop garden as well as gardens in between.

Coastal Gardens: Starts at 1pm from Margate Park, 4921 N Marine Dr., and tours Uptown's original coastline, highlighting beautiful park and community gardens as well as restored native habitat along the lakefront.

Heritage Gardens: Starts at 7pm at Winthrop Family Historical Garden, 4630 N Winthropand tours Uptown's central corridor and historic Sheridan Road, showing where past meets present through beautiful community gardens.

All are welcome! RSVP here - RSVP is encouraged but not required for the guided tours.

Community members are also welcome to explore the gardens on self-guided tours. Maps listing the gardens and recommended routes are online and will be available for pick up at each of the starting locations (listed above) throughout the day.

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