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Individual/Family Memberships


Membership Options

We pledge to be good stewards of your support.

Join us! Become a Valued Member!

Members make it possible for Central Gardens to offer free admission, maintain and beautify the grounds, and fulfill its mission. As a 501(c)3 charitable organization, membership contributions to Central Garden are tax deductible.

In addition, all members enjoy the following benefits.

  • FREE ADMISSION to over 345 American Horticultural Society (AHS) gardens and arboretums in North America and the Caribbean.
  • FREE OR DISCOUNTED ADMISSION to educational programs
  • NEWSLETTERS to keep you informed about what’s happening at Central Gardens..
  • FREE OR DISCOUNTED ADMISSION to special events, including the Garden Fiesta, Picnics and Performances, and the Summer Garden Party.
  • RECOGNITION in the Annual Report
  • PRIDE in supporting the quality of life in north Iowa
Additional benefits available by membership level.


  • 50% Discount on 8 tickets to the Summer Garden Party
  • Eight-hour rental of the Pavilion or one five-hour site rental of the Gardens


  • 50% Discount on 6 tickets to the Summer Garden Party
  • Four-hour rental of the Pavilion


  • 50% Discount on 4 tickets to the Summer Garden Party


  • 50% Discount on 2 tickets to the Summer Garden Party



Mail to: Central Gardens of North Iowa, PO Box 735, Clear Lake, IA 50428

Membership will expire on December 31, 2023