Are you a City of Fairfax resident interested in growing organic vegetables, herbs or plants but don't have space to garden? You can apply to reserve a plot through the City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation Department's Community Gardens Program.

Through the Community Gardens Program, the Parks and Recreation Department provides secured garden plots that are are leased on an annual basis and are first come, first serve, limited to one plot per household (City of Fairfax residency required), due to limited availability. Each garden plot consists of a raised garden bed maintained by fellow community members growing organic, fresh foods for their individual households. Water for the gardens is provided on-site. 

LOCATIONS

Our gardens are conveniently located here in the City of Fairfax. 

City Hall Community Garden - 10455 Armstrong Street - Waitlisted

Kutner Park Community Garden - 3901 Jermantown Road - Waitlisted

FEES

Garden plots are leased annually at a rate based on their size. A one-time, refundable security deposit is required upon plot assignment.

Security Deposit (required; refundable)  $50 
Full Size (10' x 10') Plots - includes water   $60 
Half Size (5' x 10') Plots - includes water

 $30 

HOURS OF OPERATION

Gardening is permitted during operating hours only - Sunday through Monday, sunrise to sunset.

APPLICATIONS AND POLICIES

Applications may be submitted via:

Email parksrec@fairfaxva.gov

Fax 703.246.6321

Mail City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation
        10455 Armstrong St, RM 123
        Fairfax, VA 22030


For more information, please feel free to contact us.


For information on community gardens located outside of the City of Fairfax, please contact the Fairfax County Park Authority or visit their Community Garden Plots webpage.