Skip to main content

Page last updated on March 28, 2023 at 2:01 pm

About Willie Streeter Community Garden

In Winslow Woods Park on South Highland Avenue, Willie Streeter Community Garden is a place for members of the public to try their hands at gardening in rented plots. The garden includes in-ground plots (available in two sizes) as well as raised beds for rent. Garden tools, other amenities, and educational opportunities are available to gardeners as well.

Plots are available for use starting in mid-April. 

For more information about the community gardening program, or about renting a garden plot at Willie Streeter Community Garden, call (812) 349-3704 or

Registration and Garden Plot Rental

2022 gardeners in good standing can register for the same plot they used in 2022 from February 15-24, 2023.

Registration for gardeners wishing to switch plots, and all new gardeners, begins on March 1, 2023.

Garden plots are available to rent throughout the season or until all plots are rented.

Hours of Operation

Dawn to dusk, April through October.
Winslow Woods Park is open from 5 a.m.-11 p.m. daily year 'round.

Community Gardens Agreement

Click here to read the 2023 Community Gardens Agreement.

Financial Assistance

Community Gardening plot rental assistance funds have all been utilized for the 2023 season, and additional applications are no longer being accepted.


Registration Code 2023 Plot Rental Fee Plot Description
165202-A $80/in-city, $92/non-city Organic Large Plot
200 sq. ft.
165202-B $45/in-city, $52/non-city Organic Small Plot
100 sq. ft.
165202-C $45/in-city, $52/non-city Organic Raised Bed
32 sq. ft.


See Community Gardening main page for full details.

Sponsorships and Donations

The Community Gardening program benefits from generous donations from corporations, businesses, groups and individuals in the form of seeds, plants, tools, soil amendments and other supplies, which allow us to keep our gardening opportunities affordable to all. There are a number of opportunities to become a donor to or sponsor of the Community Gardening program. Sponsorships or donations are accepted throughout the year. For more information about making a sponsorship or donation to the City's community gardens, contact Sarah Mullin at 812-349-3704 or email