Tag Archives: local food

23rd Aug 2018, 12:00am-12:00am
Hudson Yards' Down to Earth Farmers Market
Market open Thursdays, 10:00AM – 6:00PM, 05/10 – 11/15 New York, NY Hudson Boulevard Park (Map it ») Market Host: Hudson Yards/Hell’s Kitchen Alliance Founding Year: 2017 Upcoming Market Events Seasonal Tasting – Berry 7/12, 10am – 6pm Seasonal Tasting – Tomato 8/16, 10am – 6pm    
by Bridget Scanlon
12th Jul 2018, 12:00am-12:00am
Teaching With Weeds: Cultivating Love of Wild Plant Medicines
Dandelion, burdock, violet leaf and ground ivy: just a few of the plants we’ve all encountered growing in our school gardens in between the rows of neatly cultivated tomato, carrot and brassicas. Unwelcome as they may seem, these plants have been valued for centuries as medicines and sources of wild food. In this workshop educators […]
by Bridget Scanlon
19th Jul 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Bicycle Powered Gelato Making Workshop
Come pedal the Sweetcycle – a stationary bike capable of pedal powering an ice cream churn. While pedaling gelato, Kate Zuckerman, pastry chef and owner of the Sweetcycle, will discuss the science behind ice cream and gelato making: what gels make the perfect custard; the correct chilling temperatures to minimize ice crystal formation; the optimal dasher […]
by chad
18th Nov 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Gotham Greens Observation Deck Tour
Our rooftop greenhouses are closed to the public due to food safety restrictions, but each week we offer free tours from our observation deck outside our Gowanus greenhouse where you can learn more about sustainable urban agriculture and taste our products.
by Angie Koo
24th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Taste, Sip, Learn - Locavores!
Come enjoy some hand crafted drinks and small bites create by your local producers at one of our Aura Rated restaurants, Black Tree BK! Connect with the producers about their products on where, how, and when they were made, learn what it takes to be a farm-to-table restaurant from chef/owner Sandy!
by Angie Koo
22nd Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Buswick Beer Walking Tour
Join beer aficionado Chris Heuberger in a guided walking tour of Brewers Row dating from when Bushwick, Brooklyn was the brewing center of America. Critical to Bushwick's success was its ready access to quality water from the Ridgewood Reservoir and hops grown in upstate New York.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
17th Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Farm Fresh Festival for Kids
Bring the whole family to the Farm Fresh Festival and spend the day in South Street Seaport meeting farmers and animals, learning about growing and harvesting food, listening to music, eating locally grown food, and so much more!
by Alex Reice
23rd Jul 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
High Line Honey Day
Treat yourself to a sweet snack featuring local honey from the High Line's acclaimed food vendors, including L'arte del Gelato, People's Pops, and Melt Bakery, located on the High Line at West 16th Street.
by colette
26th Jun-11th Dec 2016
Plant-Based/Raw Food Demo
During our class, you will discover how to prepare Healthy, Delicious and well-balanced Plant based meals that will bring mealtime enjoyment and may add years to your life ! Starts June 26th then every second Sunday until December 11th, 2016 !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
20th Jun 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer Social & Local Food and Farming
Come celebrate the first day of summer at the new farm in Williamsburg and learn about Brooklyn Farms' history, plans for the future and the consciousness behind the “eating and farming local” movement !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
17th Jun-4th Sep 2016
Pop Up Shop - Local Craft Beverage Tasting Showcase
EscapeMaker's pop up shop is dedicated to agritourism, local farm and orchard getaways. They will host three FREE tasting showcases inside the Fulton Stall Market and spilling outside onto Front street: June 19th - Berry Jam; July 24th & August 14th - Local Craft Beverages.
by Angie Koo
5th-6th Mar 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Kids Food Festival
Teach your kids the value of healthful, nutritious food the fun way through cooking demos, live entertainment, and a scavenger hunt on March 5 and 6.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
19th Dec 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Folks, This Ain't Normal, Joel Salatin on Sustainable Food Systems
Come learn about sustainable food systems from Joel F. Salatin, an American farmer, lecturer, and author whose books include Folks, This Ain't Normal; You Can Farm; and Salad Bar Beef.
by Chiara Zaccheo
5th Nov 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Slow Food New York City
Inter­ested in the Slow Food move­ment in NYC? This is the per­fect opportunity! On Nov. 5th, the board of Slow Food NYC will hold an open meet­ing to con­nect with mem­bers and the NYC community.
by Chiara Zaccheo
11th Oct-1st Nov 2014
Family Workshops at Dulce De Harlem Community Garden
Oct. 11th: Indoor Container Gardening Oct 18th: Make Your Own Pickles (and pickle your veggies!) Oct. 25th: Seed Saving & Pumpkin Carving Nov 1st: Compost: A New Beginning
by Chiara Zaccheo
4th Oct 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Saturday Farmers Market
A farmers market and open house will be hosted at Flagship Farm every Saturday, May 17th through October 25th!
by Jingwen Tong
6th Sep 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Saturday Farmers Market
A farmers market and open house will be hosted at Flagship Farm every Saturday, May 17th through October 25th!
by Jingwen Tong
9th-10th Aug 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
The Seed Vegan Expo
Nourish your taste buds on scrumptious plant-based food from New York’s famed vegan restaurants – the best in the world!
by Jingwen Tong