Fun and informative!

This year is different. Typically, Thornton Water hosts several free events to help connect you with tools and resources for better water-efficiency in your yard, garden, and home. You can continuing strolling through our Demonstration Gardens on your own, but for this year, you’ll need to turn to our online tips and downloadable resources to help keep our community safe and healthy. We hope to see you in the garden next year!


H20verhaul Landscape Transformation Workshop – Spring of 2021 or future online offering

Landscape Disaster? Learn from a Master! Hundreds of Thornton Water customers gather to learn how to transition their yards into a water-wise paradise from landscape experts. You’ll get all the “how-to” details about the seven principles of xeriscaping plus take home a boatload of resources to help you kickstart your water-wise garden.

In light of the COVID-19 virus response, the Trailwinds Recreation Center is currently closed to the public. For updates on the city’s COVID-19 response visit

Garden In A Box Pick-up – Spring of 2021

Thornton Water customers are eligible to receive a discounted Garden In A Box.  Gardens come with a “Plant by Number” map and instructions for plant care to help you kickstart your water smart season.

To purchase a garden visit ReSource Central Garden Shop