The sixth annual Creston Garden Tour will feature unique gardens throughout Creston in private residences, community gardens, and urban farms.


Are you interested in being a garden host this year? Fill out the application here!


Where are the gardens? The gardens are spread throughout the Creston neighborhood. Participants will receive a map of the garden locations on the day of the event. Map/ticket pick up will be at the Creston Community Garden, 205 Carrier St NE, on event day.

Can I walk to see all the gardens? Creston is Grand Rapids’ largest neighborhood and the gardens are pretty spread out. Use of a bicycle or vehicle is recommended to be able to see all of the gardens. 

How long will it take to view the gardens? It should take approximately 2 hours to view all of the gardens via car.  

Are the gardens the same every year? Each year we curate a mix of new and returning gardens.  

Is the Garden Tour kid friendly? Yes! In fact, kids will receive an activity sheet to keep them engaged and entertained through the event.

Do I need to buy tickets in advance? Nope. Day-of tickets will be available for purchase on event day at the Creston Community Garden, 205 Carrier St NE.

Is there a place to grab a bite to eat nearby? Absolutely! Creston is full of great gems to eat and drink. Details about food & drink partners will be listed in your event map.  

Where do I get my ticket/map? Map pickup will take place on Garden Tour day at 205 Carrier St NE from 9am – 2pm. 

Is this event on Facebook? Yes! Invite your friends!

Can I be a garden host? Host spots are full for 2023, but please fill out this form if you’d like to be considered for next year. 

Can I get an advertisement in the program brochure? Definitely! We are always seeking sponsors for the tour and appreciate your support. Please contact us.

Any other questions? Please email us at




More to be announced!