Community Gardens

Our community gardens are currently full for the 2022 growing season.

South Chicago and Jackson Park Waitlist


We currently manage community garden plots at two locations:

  1. Jackson Park Community Farm
    E Marquette Dr & S Cornell Dr
    Chicago, IL 60649
  2. South Chicago Farm
    9000 S Mackinaw Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617

Plot Size

Community garden plots are 10 ft x 10 ft. If you are new to gardening with Urban Growers Collective, you may only reserve one plot. If you are a returning UGC community gardener, please email us at to request more than one plot.

Growing Season

The season begins at the beginning of April and wraps up at the end of October. Community gardeners will attend orientation before growing begins.


Plots are $25.00 each to cover the cost of the soil. LINK recipients and those who demonstrate financial need will receive a free plot. Please email for more information.


Reach out at or (773) 376-8882.