GardenWalk Cleveland is a free, self-guided tour of private gardens, community gardens, and home orchards in several neighborhoods of Cleveland, Ohio.

GardenWalk 2018 will be held on July 7th & 8th.

Tremont Flower Pots
Detroit Shoreway corner yard
Full Frontal Lilies
Backyard Garden
House Front
People with GardenWalk Guide
Yellow Lilies
Garden Fountain

1. Choose a Neighborhood


2. Visit the Headquarters


3. Pick up a Guide


4. Explore!


GardenWalk Cleveland: July 7 & 8, 2018

GardenWalk Cleveland is a free, self-guided tour of private gardens, community gardens, and home orchards in neighborhoods of Cleveland, Ohio.

The dates for the Walk in 2018 are JULY 7th and 8th.

Neighborhoods and Tour Dates

SATURDAY JULY 7th: West Park and Detroit Shoreway

SUNDAY JULY 8TH: Little Italy, North Collinwood, and Slavic Village

Guides with maps and details will be available in several garden sites throughout the neighborhoods.

Gardener Stories


 Rosana was 4 years old when she immigrated with her family from Italy. Gardening is in her genes.


Bernie and Civita met in an English language class shortly after they had both emigrated to the US. Bernie came from Germany at age 19 and Civita from Italy at age 16.

Dig Deeper

There are a few ways you can get more involved with GardenWalk Cleveland:

Native Plant Workshops

We are planning a series of workshops educating gardeners about the benefits and uses of native plants in the home landscape. These workshops will be held in conjunction with LEAP (Lake Erie Allegheny Partnership for Biodiversity) at local venues.

Lake Erie Allegheny Partnership for Biodiversity (LEAP)

Plant Sale : Order by May 10th for May 19th Pick Up

GardenWalk Cleveland is pleased to offer plants for your gardens. Choose from annuals in flats, or pots, container combinations, hanging baskets, herbs and vegetables.

Use the order form to place your orders by May 10th. Pick up your plants in Cleveland Heights on Saturday May 19th.

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Year of Vibrant Green Space

2018 is the City of Cleveland’s Celebration Year of Vital Neighborhoods and Vibrant Green Space.

Sustainable Cleveland 2019

We are proud to be able to promote GardenWalk Cleveland as part of that Celebration Year. Cleveland gardeners have created green spaces that bring together neighbors and sustain the natural beauty of our area.


Gardener Application Form

Attention Gardeners!

If you are interested in having your garden on the GardenWalk Cleveland 2018 Tour please take a minute to:

1. Download the Gardener's Application Form and fill it out

2. Mail it to GardenWalk using the address on the form

Thank you !! We're excited to have you involved!

GardenWalk Raffle

Support GardenWalk Cleveland by entering this year's raffle. Buy tickets to win a wheelbarrow-load of gardening supplies. Tickets will be available at each neighborhood headquarters. Winner will be notified within a week of the Walk.

Consider donating some gardening supplies. Let us know if you want to help with this fun raffle project.

Kim and Mac Adler, GardenWalk 2017 Raffle winners

Kim and Mac Adler were last summer's (2017) Raffle winners! The Adlers and their two children just moved into their new home in Solon after renting for a time. They were very excited to receive the wheelbarrow and its contents as they had no gardening tools before they won the raffle.