We broke ground!

Gardens Groundbreaking 2017

Holiday Plant & Gift Sale

Let us help you usher in the holiday season with our Holiday Plant & Gift Sale!

From brilliant red, burgundy, and variegated poinsettias to Christmas cactus, amaryllis, and unique succulent planters, you are sure to find the right specimen to deck your halls. All of our plants are started and lovingly grown right here in our greenhouse.

Our Gift Shop is completely transformed during the holiday season with fun holiday décor and gifts. Visit us during open hours to find just what you need for that friend, family member, or co-worker.

Garden of Lights

Our most favorite time of the year is approaching! Garden of Lights will add spirit to the season through thousands of strands of LED lights. Come see your favorite creatures and botanical scenes as they light up the night at The Gardens. Entertainment, visits with Santa, and other delights will be offered during the weekends.

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Make Your Own Wreath

New class added! Join in the fun of creating your own natural holiday wreath from scratch on a 14 inch frame. You will attach evergreens and embellish with a wide variety of natural materials and a bow, if you wish. Examples, instructions, assistance and materials will be provided.

Wednesday, November 29; 7-9 p.m.; $30 Adults

Call 970.416.2486 to register.

Coming Soon! Phase 1: Gardens Completion

  • 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, Associates in Family Medicine, and Agrium. Their generous support allows us to continue to Take Root. Grow. Flourish.

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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)


Monday, November 20
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.