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Bronx Food & Farm Tour: South Bronx

Saturday, July 15, 2017

9:30 a.m.2:30 p.m.

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This tour features the bounty of fresh food grown here in the Bronx and available at local farmers markets.

Padre Plaza Community Garden boasts food production, a Wednesday market, and seasonal events in the garden. Brook Park is a community hub for green growth, not just of plants, but of people. We’ll stop at the South Bronx Farmers Market to allow for some shopping of farm-fresh produce on the way to our final stop, La Finca del Sur Urban Farm, whose crops contribute to the community market. 

Tour Guide: Sheryll Durrant, Garden Manager for Kelly Street Garden

In partnership with Bronx Green-Up of The New York Botanical Garden, The Bronx Tourism Council, Montefiore, NYC Parks GreenThumb, La Familia Verde, and Mary Mitchell Family and Youth Center.

Registration
Tours include a delicious, healthy lunch catered by Bronx-based B. Blossom. Tickets are $15 by cash or check made payable to La Familia Verde. To reserve your place, fill out the form at tinyurl.com/BXfood-farmtours2017 or call (718) 817-8026. Credit card payment accepted at ilovethebronx.com.

Location

Cypress Avenue 6 Train Station Accessible
Bronx
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Location Details:
Meet the tour guide by 9:30 a.m. at the Cypress Avenue 6 Train stop (in front of Iglesia De Dios). Tour leaves promptly at 10:00 a.m., and returns at 2:30 p.m.

Cost

$15

Event Organizer

Bronx Green-Up of The New York Botanical Garden

Contact Email

bronxgreenup@nybg.org

Categories

Nature, Markets, Tours, Food

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