TOUR OF HOME GARDENS TICKETS ON SALE NACOGDOCHES - The Garden Capital of Texas will showcase some of its most beautifully landscaped gardens during the Tour of Home Gardens, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19 and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday May 20. Tickets are $20 and are on sale at the Charles Bright Visitor Center, 200 E. Main St.; International Tours, 3208 N. University Dr.; The Bosslight, 123 E. Main St.; and Charles Pool Real Estate, 3505 North St. Tickets are also good for $5 off the purchase of two entrees at 1st City CafÃ©; the offer is good until May 31, 2018. This exclusive tour is thoughtfully curated by the Garden Capital of Texas Committee and includes stunning private home gardens and public gardens. Details for each garden destination will be on the ticket. Sponsors of the Home Garden Tours are StretchER, BancorpSouth, The Monarch Group of Raymond James, Landworks Landscapes and Pest Control and The Fredonia Hotel. The money raised by the tour will help fund the Garden Capital committee's planting efforts. The Arbor Day Foundation officially designated Nacogdoches as a Tree City in 2015, after the city partnered with the Garden Capital committee and Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful to meet four core standards of urban forestry management. The Garden Capital Committee has planted more than 1,500 trees in the past four years. For more information about the Garden Capital Tour of Home Gardens, contact the Garden Capital of Texas Committee at Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful, 936-560-5624 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also find them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gardencapital. The mission of the Nacogdoches Garden Capital of Texas Committee is to educate, engage and inspire Nacogdoches area citizens to become involved in beautifying their community green spaces. The Nacogdoches Garden Capital Committee is a part of Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful.