Yorktown Park Community Garden

Do you want a vegetable garden, but don't have a backyard? Do you want to meet other residents? Cultivate your green thumb at the City's community garden. The Yorktown Park Community Garden is located just north and east of the Southdale YMCA and Edina Fire Station 2 on York Avenue. 

Important Dates

  • Wednesday, Jan. 2 through Wednesday, Jan. 30: Registration for past plot renters.
  • Thursday, Jan. 31-Friday, Feb. 1: Past plot renters can request a different plot.
  • Monday, Feb. 4-Friday, March 1: Registration is open for Edina residents and people who work in Edina.
  • Monday, March 4: Registration opens to all.
  • Saturday, May 4: Garden planting begins, weather permitting.
  • Monday, June 3: Gardens must be planted, weather permitting.
  • Thursday, Oct. 31: Plots need to be cleared. Final winterization completed by Parks Staff.


Return your completed application and waiver, including signature and payment, to the Parks and Recreation Department (Attention: Community Garden Plot). Please read the Rules and Policies  (PDF) to make sure this experience is a good one for you and all who garden at Yorktown Park.

Additional Information

For more information, please contact Recreation Supervisor Nicole Gorman.