Community Garden 2024

The City of Onalaska Parks & Rec Department and Mayo Clinic Health System have partnered once again to provide garden plots to reserve for this upcoming planting season. Please stop by our office or see the documents linked below for the Guidelines & Applications.


REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE 2024 GARDENING SEASON. PLEASE SEE THE DATES LISTED BELOW TO FIND THE APPROPRIATE REGISTRATION WINDOW.  


 

General Information:

  • There are 50, 20’ x 20’ plots available for community garden use. Each plot is $30 to rent for the growing season. 
  • Plots are located at 2614 Midwest Dr. Onalaska, WI 54650. 
  • Garden plots are initially limited to 5 per household, with returning gardeners reserving the right to their same plots until Monday, February 12th. 
  • Completion of application alone does not guarantee a garden plot to be reserved. Your plot fees ($30 per plot) must be paid in full at the time of your plot reservation. Plot fees must be paid in person at Onalaska City Hall, Parks & Recreation Office. 
  • The City of Onalaska Parks & Recreation Department and Mayo Clinic Health System reserve the right to cancel garden plot registrations for any reason including, but not limited to: public safety, abandonment, or misuse.
  • We do not take garden plot reservations over the phone at this time.

 


 

2024 REGISTRATION DATES: 

  • January 15, 2024 – returning gardeners in good standing may reserve up to five (5) plots per household.
  • February 12, 2024 – new gardeners may reserve up to five (5) plots per household.
  • March 11 – June 3  – gardeners may reserve any unclaimed plots. First come, first serve. No holds.
  • June 15 – Any unplanted gardens may be offered to remaining wait-list gardeners.

 


 

For additional details and information regarding the 2024 Community Garden Guidelines, Policies and Procedures, please refer to the documents linked below. We encourage you to look over these documents prior to applying for your 2024 garden plot(s).

Please note that we do not take garden plot reservations over the phone at this time.

 

 

Questions about the Community Garden? Contact us at parkrecinfo@onalaskawi.gov or call (608) 781-9560