Memorial Day Hours

The Gardens on Spring Creek will be open Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Read & Seed preschool program is cancelled on Memorial Day but will return on Tuesday, May 30.

Yoga in the Gardens

Yoga in the Gardens is back to start the summer off right! Starting June 10, The Gardens partners up with Miramont Lifestyle Fitness to offer this once a month opportunity to engage in The Gardens in a new and refreshing way.

This year, pre-registration is accepted!

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Calling all Gardeners!

Are you a local gardener looking to make a difference in your community? We have the perfect opportunity for you!

This spring, The Gardens and the Food Bank for Larimer County are again joining forces and searching for gardeners to plant, grow, and harvest fresh produce donations for those in need in our community. Families, neighborhoods, individuals, places of business, schools, and churches can all participate.

Join the movement and stay in the loop regarding Plant it Forward through our new email newsletter.

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NoCo Bloom

Free gardening guide for the Front Range

The late Spring issue of NoCo Bloom is here!

This collaborative publication features seasonal stories, tips and tricks, and a comprehensive calendar for all things gardening in Northern Colorado.

This project came to be through combined efforts of Colorado State University, CSU Extension in Larimer County, and the Gardens on Spring Creek.

Each issue is free and can be picked up at community centers around Northern Colorado, retail garden centers, Gardens on Spring Creek and the Larimer County Extension Office.

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How do I Plant It Forward?

It's easy! Check out this new 1 minute video and commit to providing hunger relief through your own garden for those in need in Larimer County. Special thanks to Sarah Kyle at Fort Collins Coloradoan for producing and sharing this short infographic video.

  • Kinetic sculpture on loan 'Garden Visitor' welcomes guests as they arrive to The Gardens.

'Garden Visitor' takes flight

In anticipation of the new permanent Butterfly House to be constructed at the Gardens on Spring Creek, a colorful kinetic sculpture animated by the wind titled, ‘Garden Visitor,’ was installed at the driveway entrance of The Gardens, 2145 Centre Avenue. This sculpture has been generously offered on loan by local Fort Collins artist, Robert M. Howard...

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Butterflies are coming to Fort Collins!

Big News! The Gardens on Spring Creek & Butterfly Pavilion announced today that they will join forces to construct a permanent butterfly house in Fort Collins.

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Annual Report 2016

2016 marked 12 years for the Gardens on Spring Creek enriching the lives of people and fostering environmental stewardship through horticulture.

Read more about our impact in 2016 and get a glimpse of what is to come at The Gardens...

Our Official Sponsors

Special thanks to our Official Sponsors, Eye Center of Northern Colorado, Fort Collins Nursery, and Associates in Family Medicine. Their generous support allows us to continue to Take Root. Grow. Flourish.

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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)


Saturday, May 27
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.

Our admission is a suggested donation of $5 per adult and $2 per child. Members enjoy free admission.