Flower City Looking Good Feeling Good Garden Contest 2022

The City of Rochester is excited to re-instate the Flower City Looking Good Feeling Good Garden Contest this year! For all you folks out there who really love to garden, this is your chance to show off your skills and strut your stuff!

The contest will take place during the third week of July 2022. Winners will be appointed in the categories of:

• Best Container Garden
• Best Use of a Water Feature
• Best Wildlife/Pollinator Habitat Garden
• Best Community Enhancement Garden
• Best Urban Farm/Garden
• Most Interesting Use of Art in the Garden
• Suggest Your Own Category (Children’s, Whimsy, etc)

Criteria that will be applied during judging:
• Overall Appeal & Neatness
• Layout & Style
• Use of Color & Texture
• Plant Material – variety, health/quality of plants

2022 Contest Timeline
• You can register for the contest as soon as you’d like
• July 15: Registration Closes
• July 18-22: Garden Judging

You can nominate your own garden or another’s garden by filling out the application at cityofrochester.gov/gardencontestform/. We look forward to seeing you in July!