Established in 2010, Memorial Park Community Garden is a wonderful place to garden. Whether you’re just starting out or are an experienced gardener, Blue Island Park District invites you to join our Community Garden.


Memorial Park, 12804 S Highland Ave. Blue Island, IL
(West of Pool House)


Registration must be completed in person. To register, please visit our Registration office during Hours of Operation


Memorial Park Registration Office
12804 S. Highland Ave. Blue Island, IL 60406


Plot Availability: April 1st  2022 to October 31st 2022 
Available to members from sun up to sun down 7 days a week
Limit 2 plots per gardener based upon availability. Fees are due in full at the time of registration. 


Plot Size Resident Non-Resident 

8 x 4 feet $  20.00 $  25.00 

Lost Key Fee: $  10.00 $  10.00 


  • The garden is located behind the pool before the tracks 
  • Beds are 4’x10′ 
  • Soil is amended yearly 
  • MPCG is open from March 1st until October31st 
  • Gardening is from dawn to dusk 
  • A water source is close by 
  • Limited amount of tools are provided as well as seeds and seedlings 
  • Garden Coordinator and other gardeners are available for any questions that come up 
  • End of season garden party 
  • Extra produce is donated to local food pantries 

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