The Garden Club of Charleston's 75th Annual Walking Tour of Private Houses and Gardens will take place from 2-5 p.m. April 9 and 10.

The tour will include some of Charleston's finest homes and gardens in the Historic District and also will feature flowers arranged by members of the Garden Club of Charleston. Refreshments will be served in a Charleston garden.

All proceeds benefit the Garden Club's continuing projects: maintaining the gardens at the Manigault House, the Heyward-Washington House, the Association for the Blind, the Gateway Walk, the Healing Garden and Historic Confederate Home.

Tickets are $35 at the Visitor Information Center. For information, go to or call 843-530-5164.