garden plot

Family Garden Plots

The City of Hopkins provides a community garden site area in Valley Park in the Westbrooke/Nine Mile Creek area where residents can lease a 20-foot by 20-foot garden plot.

Registration for 2016 begins Monday, March 7 for residents and is on a first come first serve basis. You must register in person at Hopkins City Hall. You must provide proof that you live in either Hopkins or Minnetonka.

Accepted documents for proof of residency:

  • Minnesota Driver's License
  • Minnesota ID Card
  • United States Passport
  • Tribal ID Card
  • Minnesota University, College, or Technical College ID Card
  • Utility bill
    • Telephone (landline, cell, VOIP, etc.)
    • TV (cable, satellite, etc.)
    • Internet services
    • Electric
    • Gas
    • Solid Waste
    • Sewer Servicess
    • Water 
  • Rent statement dated within 30 days of registration date.

Registration for non-residents begins one week later.

Due to the high demand for plots, there is a limit of two plots per household. The rate is $25 per plot.

Plots are ready to plant in mid-May.

sign at community garden


  • City Hall
    1010 1st St S
    Hopkins, MN 55343

Learn more about the Family Gardens from Think Hopkins.