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The Moonlight Pond Tour benefits the Jackson, Tn. Humane Society & SHINES by the light of the Full moon!
Saturday, October 7th – 13th. annual Moonlight Pond Tour with Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio.
Come join us Saturday, October 7th. and enjoy a unique garden tour! This is our annual Fall Pond Tour! The tour always falls on the Saturday night closest to the full moon! Don’t miss this unique garden tour experience! Tickets are $20 ea. (kids under 12 are FREE!). 100% of ALL ticket sales & donations go to the Humane Society! Carters Nursery is “Pond Central” for the pond tour and we invite you to come by throughout the evening and night to sit a spell, have a drink & a snack. Enjoy the fire pit and look at the BEAUTIFUL gardens, water features & landscape lighting.

See breathtaking night lighting effects on this tour.

The 13th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour is the original and only garden tour of it’s type in the state of Tennessee! This Water Garden Tour was founded and is hosted each year by Carters Nursery, Pond & Patio of Jackson, Tn. (Madison County), and benefits the Jackson Madison County Humane Society.

Strolling through a beautiful, landscaped garden at night by the light of the full moon is an AWESOME experience.

The Moonlight Pond Tour takes place each Fall and coincides with the Full Moon (the Harvest Moon). The Moonlight Pond Tour showcases Water Gardens, Pondless Waterfalls, Disappearing Fountains, Koi Ponds & more, all under a Gorgeous ‘Moonlit sky’ & enhanced by AWESOME Landscape Lighting.

“People LOVE this event” says Mark Carter, Landscape Designer at Carters Nursery Pond & Patio. “This Tour is unique! Most people have never been on a Garden Tour at night, much less a Pond tour… But once you see the Landscape Lighting and the Waterfalls glowing and the brightly colored fish gliding through the Underwater Lights, they are blown away. This is a great night out with the family and/or a Wonderful Date Night” says Carter.
Now in its 13th year, TheMoonlight Pond Tour features favorite Ponds from years past along with some awesome new Water Features to enjoy! This is a self guided tour and is easy to follow, so you can tour at your own pace! Most of the stops are close together and the signs and map booklets are wonderfully easy to follow.

See all types of water features on this tour. All features on the tour were designed and built by Carters Nursery Pond & Patio.

“The Jackson Madison County Humane Society receives 100% of the money from the tickets we sell for the tour! We Love and Support our Local Humane Society and we have supported their Mission in our Community for many, many years now. We truly appreciate your support! It’s a Win-Win – Enjoy a GREAT night out while helping a worthy cause!”

What: The 13th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour
When: Saturday, October 7th. from dusk (7:30) till 11pm.
Where: Beautiful North Jackson, Tn. in Madison County & Humbolt, Tn. in Gibson Co.
Why: It’s Fun, Affordable and it’s for a GREAT CAUSE! A truly Unique & Beautiful Garden Tour!
Tickets: $20 for the Pond Tour (no charge for kids age 12 and under)
Moonlight Pond Tour Tickets are ON SALE NOW at Carter’s Nursery! Call Jo or Sandra for more info at 731-424-2206