Family Gardens


Garden plot registration postponed

Registration for 2020 garden plots has been postponed to a date yet to be determined. Keep an eye out for more information in the coming weeks.

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. View the Valley Park Page.


Registration for 2020 Garden Plots d is on a first-come, first-served basis. You must register in person at Hopkins City Hall. You must provide proof that you live in either Hopkins or Minnetonka. View the garden plot application (PDF).

Proof of Resdiency

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, TV or internet
    • Solid waste, sewer, electric, gas or water
    • Banking or credit card
    • Rent or mortgage
  • Residential lease or rent agreement within 30 days of registration date.

Registration for non-residents begins one week later.

Household Limit

Due to the high demand for plots, there is a limit of two plots per household. 


The rate is $25 per plot.

When to Plant

Plots are ready to plant in mid-May.

Learn More

Learn more about the Family Gardens from Think Hopkins (PDF).

Application & Rules

Hopkins Community Gardens