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.

Halloween Harvest Festival for Kids, Sunday, October 26th

Posted on October 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Gardens for Charlestown presents the Halloween Harvest Festival for Kids, Sunday, October 26th from 11 AM to 2 PM at the corner of Bunker Hill and Main Streets.  Tickets are $10 per child and are for sale on site until 1 PM. Admission includes goody bag, free carnival games, craft table, and face painting.  Pony rides are $5 extra.

Costumes are encouraged but not required.  Join this fun community event.

Gardens for Charlestown Flea Market September 13

Posted on August 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The fall Gardens for Charlestown Flea Market & Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, September 13th with a rain date of Sunday September 14th from 9 A.M. to 2 P.M.  There is something for everyone at the Gardens for Charlestown Flea Market from antiques, collectibles, furniture, jewelry, tools, books, and art to flowers, plants and homemade goodies.

We have spaces to rent so reserve now by calling 617-241-8738.  The deadline to secure your Flea Market space is Friday, September 5th.  The cost is $25 and you need to bring your own tables.

Please join us!