Community Organic Gardens

public enjoying gardenWelcome to Emeryville's Community Organic Gardens!



The City of Emeryville and community groups own and operate 3 community gardens within the city limits. Below is the basic information about the 3 gardens.

Please see our history, operating philosophy, and membership information pages for more details on these gardens. Contact information for each of the garden’s coordinators can be found on the right side of this page.

Emeryville Community Organic Garden

  • Located at 59th Street and Doyle Street
  • 30 garden plots
  • Lockable supply shed
  • Picnic table inside garden
  • Grass park area and benches adjacent to entrance
  • Open to the public when garden members or Friends of the Garden are present.
  • Applications being accepted for waiting list
  • Contact coordinator for info on becoming a Friend of the Garden.

Big Daddy's Complete Rejuvenating Community Garden

  • Located at Peralta Avenue and West MacArthur Boulevard
  • 20 plots
  • Local artisan projects on display
  • Host to Laney College's Eco-Art class exhibition
  • Open to the public when garden members or Friends of the Garden are present.
  • Currently no waiting list, email the coordinator to apply today
  • Contact coordinator for info on becoming a Friend of the Garden.

Temescal Creek Community Organic Garden (TEMCOG)

  • Located at 1042 48th Street, near the intersection with 53rd st 
  • 25 plots 13 of which are ADA accessible
  • First priorty for plots will go to residents of 94608 who live on or east of San Pablo Avenue
  • Open to the public when garden members or Friends of the Garden are present.
  • Applications being accepted for waiting list
  • Contact coordinator for info on becoming a Friend of the Garden