City of Palo Alto Rain Barrel Program

Rain Barrel Sale 

For a limited time purchase your Classic Black 50-gallon Ivy Rain Barrel

at a discounted price. 


During this pilot, applications to the City of Palo Alto stormwater rebate program will be accepted 14 days from the date of purchase. Click here for rebate details, requirements, and maximum rebate limits. Rain barrels and rebates are for City of Palo Alto residents and businesses only.

All Sales Final

$80  (pre-tax) before rebate

$10 after qualifying rebate application

Remember to apply for your rebate within 14 days of your purchase.


Deadline for online ordering is Sunday, November 14th at 11pm PST.


Saturday, December 4, 2021

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

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City of Palo Alto Municipal Services Center

3201 E Bayshore Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303



How do I purchase?  You can click the Buy Now button below, choose the number of rain barrels you would like to purchase and then pay securely by credit card. Barrels are limited to 10 per person.

What if I can not pick up my rain barrel(s)? You can have a friend or neighbor pick up for you as long as they have your name, receipt and/or order #. If you don't have a method for pickup, please call (650) 329-2122 or email to schedule an alternative delivery time and method. 

How do I set up the rain barrel? You can view more information below as well as watch our assembly and installation video.

Will the rain barrel fit in my car? Yes, your barrel will easily fit in the backseat of most 4-door sedans or hatchbacks. We can even nest them and fit 2 to 4 in the back seat! Please note that each rain barrel weighs 16 pounds when empty.

Please note you will pick up your items at the event listed above. They will NOT be shipped to you.  When placing your order you only need to fill in a Billing Address that matches your credit card billing statement. Please save your confirmation email and bring it to the pick up event. 

  • $80.00 USD

Normal Retail Price $133.99

The Ivy rain barrel comes with everything you need to assemble, collect, and use rainwater. Barrels can easily be daisy chained with no added cost. All components included, even a 6’ long overflow hose!

  Daisy chain 2 or more.  Easy to get home.

Ivy's Best In Class Features



100% recycled. Dark in color to prevent algae growth.
Overflow and Locking Lid

Overflow and Locking Lid

Large overflow hose included to divert excess water. Ivy comes with two ports to easily link two or more.
Screened Inlet

Screened Inlet

Filters debris and protects against mosquito breeding. Ring pops out for cleaning screen.
Lower Port

Lower Port

3/4" HDPE ball valve easily connects to garden hose. Fully drains to prevent stagnate water.
Link Two

Link Two

Use existing overflow hose to connect two or more barrels.

Ivy provides a new era of design innovation at an economical price. All parts are included for simple installation.

  • Made in the USA using 100% recycled materials!
  • 50-gallon capacity – perfect for homeowners
  • Locking child-proof lid, stable when full, mosquito resistant
  • Two overflow ports and screened inlet (best in class!)
  • 3/4" ball valve connects to garden hose
  • Gravity fed—no pumps required
  • Easily transport up to three Ivy barrels in a mid-size sedan
  • Dimensions 42.5"H x 22"D
  • Link multiple Ivy Rain Barrels using the existing overflow hose.
  • Installation instructions
  • Maintenance will be needed
  • 2 Year warranty

Top Four Reasons to Harvest Rainwater

    • Protect our rivers and streams from runoff pollution
    • Use rainwater to grow healthy and lush plants
    • Supplement your water supply
    • Rainwater is a free resource that's easy to harvest and use!

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