BELFAST — Residents of Belfast are invited to apply for one of five plots and one table-height bed to garden at the Wales Park Community Garden in 2022. Winners will be chosen by a lottery drawing held at 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 29, at Wales Park, weather permitting.

Plot applications are now available on the Wales Park Community Garden Facebook page and the Belfast Parks & Recreation website, as well as at the Belfast City Hall Clerk’s Office and the Parks & Recreation Office.

To be included in the lottery, all applications must be postmarked by Oct. 22 if sent via U.S. mail to Nat Clifford, 63 Church St., Belfast ME 04915. Applications will also be accepted via email by sending a filled-in PDF version of your application to

An annual plot fee is based on a sliding scale and starts at $20.

Wales Park Community Garden is located at the corner of Lincolnville Avenue and Main Street in Belfast.

If you have questions about the application and registration process, contact Nat Clifford by cell phone at 558-2465 or by email at