Open Garden Day NYC

Saturday, June 5, 2021
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Free // Rain or Shine

Join the community gardening movement and tour dozens of NYC Parks GreenThumb community gardens across NYC!

On June 5, dozens of community gardens will be opening their doors to the public on the same day and time. Enjoy a day of free activities and share in our gardens. Activities will include garden tours, arts and music, yoga, gardening workshops, and much more.

Highland Park gardens

Open Garden Day NYC Events

Join special workshops with our community gardeners! Learn about growing wildflowers, beekeeping, composting, cooking with fresh veggies, tackling weeds, and more! View all Open Garden Day NYC events

About GreenThumb

GreenThumb, established in 1978, provides programming, material support, and technical assistance to over 550 community gardens in New York City. To find out more about GreenThumb, visit our 40 Years of GreenThumb page to get started.

Locations Map

Find an open garden near you:


Locations List


Share your day!

We want to see how you spent the day in a garden! Use the hashtag: #OpenGardenDayNYC and tag @greenthumbgrows on Instagram and Twitter or @GreenThumbNYC on Facebook.
We will share some of your posts, with credit, on our accounts throughout the summer.

Get Involved

Want to visit a community garden? No need to wait for Open Garden Day NYC! Community gardens are regularly open all across the city. Visit our Find a Garden page to find a garden near you and its hours of operation.

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