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This weekend, German Village is hosting its Haus und Garten Tour, an annual event to showcase the Village's beautiful homes and gardens. Get a sneak peak of the homes as the two-day event kicks off with the PreTour Party (we're sponsoring it!) on Saturday, June 23. Tickets cost $150, and include a cocktail party where guests can mix and mingle before a private dinner at one of the homes. The tour of nine homes and three gardens is Sunday, June 23. Tour at your own pace between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 the day of the event. Purchase tickets and find more information online at –Heather Weekley