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Harvest Festival at Hollenback Community Garden

Saturday, September 23, 2017

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

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Mark your calendars for Hollenback Community Garden's annual fundraising event. Meet the gardeners and take a tour, enjoy pizza from the grill, shop in the pop-up shop, or jam on the ukulele! There will be craft activities for kids, and a raffle to win prizes from local businesses. 

Food
We'll be selling pizza slices (made on the grill) that can be topped with herbs from the garden.

Pop-Up Shop
New and used books (donated by garden members); baked goods (baked by garden members); garden-sourced crafts: seed kits, potted succulents, smudge sticks, scented sachets (made by garden members)

Raffle
Guests can enter to win prizes from a variety of businesses, including restaurant gift certificates, cooking classes, movie tickets, gift baskets, and more

Music
The Clinton Hill Ukulele Social Club will swing by to play some tunes. They'll bring some extra ukes with them, so that anyone can join! All levels are welcome.

Kids Activities
Kids of all ages can make their own seed heads to grow at home, plus seed shakers to use as musical instruments.

Contest
Hollenback gardeners will compete for Best Produce (tomatoes and more!), Best Preserves (jams, sauces, pickles!), and the Great Apple Bake-Off (using apples from our tree!)

Block Party
The neighborhood block party will take place along Washington Avenue, between Gates Avenue and Greene Avenue. There will be live music, a DJ, food and snacks, plus various activities for kids, including a bounce house, face painting, a visit from the NYC Fire Department, and more!

Location

Hollenback Community Garden
460 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn
Brooklyn
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The neighborhood block party will take place outside our gates, guaranteeing even more fun for everyone!

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Hollenback Community Garden

Contact Number

(925) 949-3485

Contact Email

alishapetro@gmail.com

Categories

Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Markets, Food, Fall Festivals

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