The 84rd Azalea Trail heralds the beginning of Spring! Blooms of Spring will be in full swing on March 1, 2 and 3, 2019. The Trail will kick off with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Lazy Lane entrance of Bayou Bend on Friday, March 1st at 10:30 a.m. Last year, longtime friend of the River Oaks Garden Club, Harris County Judge Honorable Robert A. Eckels performed the ribbon cutting duties. This traditional ceremony honored past presidents of the River Oaks Garden Club. A ticket to the Trail gives admission to 6 locations within the River Oaks neighborhood, including 4 private homes and gardens, Bayou Bend and Rienzi.