Location  The Fort Mason Community Garden is located inside the gates of Fort Mason which is at the intersection of Bay and Franklin Streets in San Francisco's Marina District. As you enter Fort Mason, just after the first stop sign, veer to the left around the little chapel. Immediately on your left are the Gardens. 


Garden Plots There are one hundred and twenty five garden plots available in the Garden. Most of these measure 20x5 feet. Members may grow vegetables and flowers in their gardens as they wish. Organic gardening is widely encouraged. The use of pesticides is forbidden anywhere in the garden.


Ground Rules The Fort Mason Community Garden has its own set of bylaws with which you will become familiar as a member. General requirements for members include:

  • Payment of Annual Dues ($150 per year)

  • Attending all workdays or make-up workdays

  • Attending the Annual Meeting

  • Planting at least 2 seasons per year

  • Having a cooperative and courteous attitude towards your fellow gardeners

  • Being responsible for understanding and abiding by the Bylaws of the Garden


Join  Click on the “Membership Application Form” button below and follow the submittal instructions at the bottom of the form.

Our Rosarien, Connie

Currently, the waiting period is approximately 7-8 years. Once you have joined the waiting list, you may attend our regular workday meetings and potlucks and participate in our common area projects.


There is no time limitation on how long you can be a Garden member, as long as you continue to be a member in good standing.

Update your contact information Current members and applicants should email the Secretary with your new data.