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Somerville Food Day Weekend

October 23, 2014 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Join the party!

The Somerville Mobile Farmer’s Market will be hosting Mobile Market Parties all throughout Food Day Weekend for #SomervilleFoodDay14! On Thursday, October 23rd, join us at 268 Powderhouse Boulevard from 4 to 7pm. On Saturday, October 25th, join us at 530 Mystic Avenue from 1 to 4pm. Each of these parties will include:

-The Mobile Market so you can purchase fresh, organic produce at the lowest prices around
-Live music featuring your favorite local bands
-Children’s activities from face painting to the Somerville Arts Council’s MUSCRAT art bus (only at the Mystic)
-A food mapping activity so we can collectively map food resources in our city
-An urban growing activity to get your hands dirty harvesting vegetables as well as learning how to grow and compost at home
-A recipe swap
-And a raffle to give away awesome prizes, such as Taza Chocolate and tours, stays at the Holiday Inn, Whole Foods gift cards, YUM restaurant discount cards, and more!

Also on Thursday evening for you Winter Hill folks, attend Come To The Table at the Winter Hill Community Innovation School! Hosted by the Somerville Food Security Coalition, the Somerville Family Learning Collaborative, and Somerville Public Schools’ Food and Nutrition Services, this event from 5 to 7pm promises to be a great time. See more information at https://www.foodday.org/meghanbodo/coming_to_the_table_fair_of_food_fun.

Don’t miss out on this #SomervilleFoodDay14 party to celebrate our city and our food. Check out FoodDay.org for more information on the national event, and don’t forget to check out all of the partners who are making this happen: Green City GrowersGroundwork SomervilleSomerville Homeless CoalitionHoliday Inn Boston-Bunker HillCambridge Health AllianceMassachusetts Urban Farming NetworkThe Welcome Project,Whole Foods Market SomervilleSomerville Arts Council, and so many more!

Email any questions or comments to eshernandez@somervillema.gov

Details

Date:
October 23, 2014
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/807975859264598

Venue

Unnamed Venue
268 Powderhouse Boulevard
Somerville, MA 02144 United States
Phone:
617-625-6600 x4321

Organizer

Shape Up Somerville
Phone:
617-625-6600 x4321
Email:
eshernandez@somervillema.gov
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/SomervilleMobileFarmersMarket