Order a ticket now for the Tour D’Coop on Saturday, June 1, 2019

Pre-order your ticket online to get the discounted price of $15 for individuals and $25 for groups, as day-of-tour tickets will be $20 (individual) and $30 (group.) If you pre-purchase, you will be emailed the addresses and directions to all the coop and garden locations the day before the tour. This email will be your ticket. If you are buying tickets on the day of the event, you’ll be handed a map which will serve as your ticket.

One ticket per individual or one per carload gets you into all the yards and a wonderful family experience.


Day-of-tour tickets
On the day of the tour, printed tickets with the address of each coop will be available from 9:45 a.m. – 2 p.m. at sites throughout Raleigh and Cary. Day-of-tour tickets are $20 per person or $30 per group/carload.

2019 ticket locations:
(tickets only available at these sites on June 1, 2019)
1. Seaboard Ace Hardware– 802 Semart Dr #112
2. Hollywood Feed (next to Whole Foods Cary)
3. Avian and Exotic Animal Care, 8711 Fidelity Blvd


Use the map to get directions to ticket locations on day of the tour:


Raffle Coop- Carolina CoopCoop Raffle

Carolina Coops has generously donated their designer California Coop for this year’s Tour D’Coop raffle.

Raffle tickets may be obtained at tour ticket sites as well as supersite locations (coops #1 & #11) on June 1. Or visit Urban Ministries of Wake County at 1390 Capital Blvd, Monday-Thursday 9am – 5pm and ask to speak with a member of the development team.

$5 each or five for $20.

Carolina Coops’ California Coop will be on display during the tour on June 1 at Coop #1.

Tour FAQ

When is the 2019 Tour D’Coop?
The next Tour D’Coop is Saturday, June 1, 2019. On the tour day, coops are open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.

Is it possible to receive a map before the day of the tour so I can prepare my itinerary?
Yes, a map with the general coop locations for the 2019 tour is available now. Also, each coop has a description and some photos to help you decide which coops to visit. On the afternoon of the day before the tour, online ticket holders will receive an email with the exact addresses of each coop. If you do not purchase tickets online, you can get a ticket with coop descriptions & addresses by going to one of our ticket locations and making a donation on the day of the tour.

Do I need to get tickets for each person in my group?
Your group only needs one tour ticket! One ticket per individual or group gets you into all the yards and a wonderful family experience.

How much does the Tour cost?
Advance tickets are $15 for individuals and $25 for groups, and day-of-tour tickets will be $20 and $30. Please give accordingly to your group size to benefit Urban Ministries of Wake County.

Where does the Tour begin?
It’s a self-guided tour, so you can start the tour at any of the coops. Keep in mind that you will not have time to visit each coop so plan ahead by reviewing the coop descriptions online.

How long does the tour last?
Coops will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the day of the tour. Depending on the locations of the coops you decide to visit, it’s probably realistic to visit 2 or 3 coops per hour – just depends on how long you stay at each coop.

I have a chicken coop and live in the Raleigh/Cary area, how can I be a stop on the tour?
Please fill out our interest form.

How can I help out as a tour volunteer?
Please fill out our interest form.

I have a question, who should I contact?
If wanting to make a donation or purchase tickets, please contact Jordan Hewitt at 919-256-2187 or

Questions about sponsorship or the events, contact Kate Palmer at 919-256-2184 or

You can also contact the Tour through Facebook and Twitter.

For other tour-related questions, contact the Tour at