Community Gardens

Community gardening improves people's quality of life by providing a catalyst for neighborhood and community development, stimulating social interaction, encouraging self-reliance, beautifying neighborhoods, producing nutritious food, reducing family food budgets, conserving resources and creating opportunities for recreation, exercise, therapy, and education.


There are three locations in Hampton that are free to garden. All plots are assigned by first available. Community plots are for organizations to garden.  

  • North Phoebus Community Center - 249 W. Chamberlin Avenue
    • 18 individual plots
    • 3 community plots
    • 2 ADA accessible
  • Phoebus - 124 S. Hope St.
    • 19 individual plots
    • 2 ADA accessible
  • Buckroe - 710 Buckroe Avenue
    • 46 individual plots
    • 2 ADA accessible

If you are interested in obtaining a plot, view our rules & regulations (PDF) then complete the online application.


For assistance regarding the Hampton community gardens program, please contact the City of Hampton Parks & Recreation Department at 757-727-6348.