Opportunity Details

We need your help preparing beds, planting annuals, weeding, deadheading, watering and edging. Riverdale Farm is a scenic 7.5 acres of wooded areas, with ponds and butterfly-herb-flower-vegetable gardens located in the heart of the downtown community of Cabbagetown.

Dress comfortably, bring a hat and water bottle. Tools will be provided.


Meet us at the Drive Shed, the first building on the left just inside the Winchester Street entrance.

Dates & Times

For 2018:

  • Wednesdays from May 16 to October 24: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Sundays on June 10, July 8, August 19, September 16, October 13: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Safety Note

For the health and safety of all the farm animals, please:

  • leave your pets at home
  • leave bikes and strollers outside the farm gates
  • do not feed the animals onsite and
  • remember only staff are permitted to touch or work with the animals