You Qualify for a Discounted Rain Barrel through the City of San Diego!

$22 discounted rain barrels are sold out.

The $22 rain barrel program will return in Fall 2024. To be notified when sales open, join the interest list.

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Workshop & webinar information coming soon!

Register to join a free webinar to learn how to use your rain barrel!

Solana Center will be offering a free webinar to help you learn how to set up your rain barrel and the best ways to use it to harvest as much rainwater as possible! Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and all registrants will receive a recording. Register in advance to hold your spot.

Interested in a discounted rain barrel?

The $22 rain barrel program will be back in Fall 2024. To be notified when sales open, join the interest list.

Rain Barrel Discount Details


  • Rain barrels are $22 each for City of San Diego Residents after the $75 discount (original price $97)
  • Rain barrel sales close two weeks before the event to ensure inventory is available. Limited quantities, discount available while supplies last. 

More barrels and savings:

  • Want more than two rain barrels? You may be eligible for more rebates! 
    • City of SD residents may receive a $1.50/gallon rebate on the purchase of non-discounted rain barrels and cisterns. Learn more. 
  • Additional rebates are available for qualifying residents through SoCal WaterSmart which can bring the cost of of your barrels to $0 each. Rebate is limited to two barrels per person. Rebate dependent on application approval. Learn more about rebates at or read our rebate FAQ. Rebates generously provided by the San Diego Water Authority. ContactSoCal WaterSmart at (888) 376-3314 for inquiries.

Pick up:

  • Barrels can fit in the average two-door sedan. 
  • Must arrive during the designated window to pick up your barrel(s) at the event you selected upon ordering.
  • After you place your order you will get an email with more instructions before the event, save this for reference!


To find out more about Think Blue San Diego, including information on additional rebates from the City of San Diego, visit

For more details about the Ivy rain barrel, go to the main rain barrel page.

Have questions about rain barrels or the purchase process?

Contact us at or (760) 436-7986 x700

Have questions about rebates?

For questions on City of San Diego rain barrel/cistern rebates call (619) 533-4126 or e-mail:

For questions about the San Diego Water Authority rebate contact SoCal WaterSmart at (888) 376-3314.