Home & Garden

Tour historic and charming Curtis Park

This home is part of the Curtis Park home and garden tour.
This home is part of the Curtis Park home and garden tour. jvillegas@sacbee.com

30th annual Curtis Park Home and Garden Tour

Where: Start at Sierra 2 Center, 2791 24th St., Sacramento

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 30

Admission: $30

Details: 916-452-3005, Sierra2.org

This popular tour features seven homes in the Curtis Park neighborhood. In addition, a free community festival will be held at the north end of William Curtis Park, Donner Way and 26th Street, Sacramento, featuring live music, vendors, antique cars, artists, food trucks and more.

Old garden roses class

Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, April 30

Admission: Free

Details: oldcitycemetery.com

Docents from the cemetery’s famous Historic Rose Garden will conduct this free workshop to explain the different types of old garden roses and their history, followed by a walk through the garden to see them in bloom.

Pauline’s Open Spring Garden

Where: 3731 Dell Road, Carmichael

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, April 30 and May 1

Admission: Free

Details: 916-944-3305

Here’s your opportunity to see this private 1-acre woodland garden, named 2015 “Outstanding Private Garden” by the California Garden Clubs Inc. A Certified National Wildlife Habitat, the garden features Japanese maples, ferns, dogwoods, native plants, fountains, ponds and a natural creek under a canopy of oaks. Wear sturdy shoes for hillside paths.

Debbie Arrington