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Hat Contest

This year’s garden walk is all about HATS, HATS, HATS.  Wear a hat and you could win some amazing prizes. Store bought, Handmade, Upcycled, and the outright zaniest.  We want to see your hats. Winners can win up to $200 in prizes and the glory of sporting the most admired hat.

Enter here: and submit 2 photos wearing your hat to

Backbeat Tours Shuttle Bus

Our Garden Walk is easy to get around walking, biking, and driving.  Better yet, take a hop on the Backbeat Tours Shuttle Bus for the ultimate comfort ride while seeing our neighborhood up high.  Get on and off with your garden walk wristband. Estimated loop time=20 minutes.


Carol Sams

Square One Studio


Chip + Meredith Armstrong

Our goal is to inspire communities to beautify their outdoor spaces & neighborhoods.

The Cooper-Young Garden Walk is a tour of 80+ green businesses and urban gardens created by novices, sophisticated gardeners, and stylish landscapers. We are proud to showcase unique features on our walk such as free-range chickens, beehives, funky art and vendors, educational booths, she-sheds, water features, garden speakers and demos.

Private Gardens


Educ. Booths/Speakers


Get Involved

Participation in the Cooper-Young Garden Walk is a great way to meet people, expand your audience and grow your brand.

We love our 2022 SPONSORS. Thank you!

A Special Shout-out to Urban Earth Gardens, Nursery, & Market for being our Presentation Sponsor.  

Cooper-Young Garden Walk is a Catalyst for citywide beautification.

We celebrate gardening and beautiful spaces. Our goal is to conserve our natural resources and connect gardeners throughout the region. Help us make the Cooper Young Garden Walk the Premier Garden Tourist Destination in the South.

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