Denver Botanic Gardens’ York Street location will open with capped numbers and timed tickets on Friday, May 22. Here are details on what to expect upon your return. Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms’ re-opening is yet to be determined.

SPARK! at York Street

In partnership with the Colorado chapter of the SPARK! Alzheimer's Association, Denver Botanic Gardens offers an opportunity for participants with mild memory loss to enjoy hands-on garden related projects. The SPARK program integrates the participants multiple senses to inspire creativity and engagement.


2020 Sessions:

June 2, York Street

July 7, Chatfield Farms

August 4, York Street

September 1, Chatfield Farms

October 6, York Street


Time: 10-11:30 a.m.



Denver Botanic Gardens

1007 York Street

Denver, CO 80206

Enter through the Bonfils-Stanton Visitor Center, mention you are with SPARK. We will meet in the Sensory Garden, located just north of the Visitor Center


Cost: Free, registration required. One registration includes participant and their care provider.


Space is limited. Please register online or call the Resource Center at 720-865-3500 for more information and to register.


Register for SPARK! at Chatfield Farms:




Dates + Times

Jun. 2
Tuesday, 10:00 am
Aug. 4
Tuesday, 10:00 am
Oct. 6
Tuesday, 10:00 am