Posted on August 17, 2015 in Uncategorized


Gardens for Charlestown Fall Fair & Flea Market

September 26, 2015  (rain date, September 27th)

More information coming Soon…

It’s Lobsta in the Garden Time!!!

Posted on June 25, 2015 in Uncategorized

Gather your friends and family and join us for  a lobster dinner al fresco,

a benefit for Gardens for Charlestown.

Thursday, July 16th   (Rain date Friday July 17) 6:00 pm

at the Gardens for Charlestown (Bunker Hill and Main Street)

Music by the Richard Garcia Quartet.


Dinner with 1 Lobster – $50

Dinner with 2 Lobsters – $60

Chicken Dinner – $25

Dinner includes corn on the cob, baked potato, green salad, and watermelon.  Feel free to bring your own appetizers, dessert, and beverage.  Plastic glasses and cutlery provided.

This popular tradition fills up quickly and unlike past years, this year we will be strict about a reservation cut off.  Please note that reservations are not confirmed until payment is received.  We ask that you assist the volunteers running the event by ensuring individual payments from people in your party in a timely manner.

If you would like to reserve and pay on line you can use our Eventbrite tool

If you prefer to pay by check please mail to:

Gardens for Charlestown

PO Box 290044

Charlestown, MA 02129

Please include with your reservation the list of names of those in your party and be sure to indicate the dinner choice for each person listed (chicken, lobster or double lobster).

If you have any questions, email us:

Saturday, June 13th – Garden Tour of Historic Charlestown

Posted on February 9, 2015 in Uncategorized

Save this Date! The Garden Tour of Historic Charlestown is on Sat., June 13, 10:00-3:00.  Enjoy touring fourteen private gardens, a garden demonstration and reception in historic Charlestown.  This year’s tour boasts of a wide variety of horticulture and landscape features from fruit trees to cobble walkways and the garden at the PBS “This Old House” project of last year.  Rain or Shine!  Tickets can be purchased at

The tour begins at the Gardens for Charlestown, a community garden, where you will receive your ticket/booklet/map.  The Community Garden is a park-like setting which is open to the public and includes 64 garden plots and extensive communal border gardens at the corder of Main and Bunker Hill Streets.  There will also be a gardening demonstration in the morning at the Community Garden.  Following the tour at 3 PM there will be a reception for tour goers, gardener owners and volunteers in the Community Garden.  This event is rain or shine.  Proceeds of this tour support  this 501c3 educational organization’s program and maintenance.