Garden a'Fare Beer Tour

August 29, 5-8 p.m.

The 3rd annual Beer Tour is back! Together with Odell Brewing, The Gardens offers the chance to garden hop throughout the grounds and taste test from six local restaurant stations paired with Odell beers. Silent auction and lively local music round out the evening's experience.

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Twilight Garden Series

Join us this fall at the 2015 Twilight Garden Series sponsored by Colorado State University College of Agricultural Sciences, Dept. of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Colorado State University Extension, and the Gardens on Spring Creek.

August 18 - Fall Planting Trees and Perennials, Greenhouse Tours
CSU Horticulture Center, 1707 Centre Avenue.

Sept. 1 - Food Harvesting & Preservation; Winterize Turf
Gardens on Spring Creek, 2145 Centre Ave.

Sept. 15 - Fall Color of Shade Trees; Digging and Planting Bulbs
CSU Horticulture Center, 1707 Centre Ave.

Sign up on site: 5:30-6 p.m. Program: 6-7:30 p.m.
(begins promptly at 6 pm)

One event: $10; all three events: $25
Held outdoors, rain or shine
Refreshments and door prizes

Call 970.491.7019 for more information.

Garden to Fork

Summer Cooking Classes

Experience The Gardens in a new way with our Ground to Fork cooking classes. This summer, we offer a perfect excuse to explore new culinary adventures, have a date night, get together with your friends or meet new ones.

Presented in partnership with Whole Foods Market, this Garden to Fork series will highlight the process of harvesting fresh produce grown in the Garden of Eatin' at the Gardens on Spring Creek and transforming the ingredients into a healthy, delicious culinary dish.

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Fall Classes for Adults

From chocolate tastings, art classes, and crafts for your autumnal table, our 2015 Fall Classes are now available for registration!

Fall Learning Opportunities...

Fall Watercolor by Karen Ramsay

Fall watercolor class sessions led by artist Karen Ramsay are now open for registration.

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  • Nature's Harvest Fest is presented by Poudre Pet & Feed Supply.

Nature's Harvest Fest

September 12, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Learn more about this exciting community, family-friendly event coming to The Gardens this September! Special thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, Poudre Pet and Feed Supply.

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  • NOCO Urban Homestead Tour is presented by Fort Collins Nursery.

NoCo Urban Homestead Tour

Saturday, September 12, 9 am - 3 pm

Are you interested in learning more about living a self-sustainable lifestyle but don't know where to start? Join us and six local homesteaders on the 2nd annual NOCO Urban Homestead Tour. This family friendly educational event will include tips on how to grow your own edibles, backyard chickens, fruit trees, season extension, goats and bees, greenhouses and re-purposed garden structures.

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Friends of the Gardens launch Capital Campaign

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2015 Official Sponsors

Special thanks to our Official Sponsors, University of Colorado Health, Eye Center of Northern Colorado, Co's BMW Center and MINI of Loveland, and Fort Collins Nursery. Their generous support allows us to continue to Take Root. Grow. Flourish.

Help us reach our 35,000 pound goal this year! Join this year's effort today!

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Contact Us:

2145 Centre Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80526

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Our Hours:

May 1–Sept. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.–Fri.
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sat.
noon–5 p.m. Sun.

Oct. 1–Apr. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon. - Fri.
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sat.
(closed Sunday)


Friday, August 28
No events today.

The Gardens on Spring Creek is the community botanic garden of Fort Collins, Colorado. Visit our display gardens, take a gardening class, enjoy our special events and...Take Root. Grow. Flourish.