Urban Ag Fair Celebrating Local Gardens, Growers and Food Sept. 18


9/8/2011

Urban Ag Fair Poster

Third Annual Urban Ag Fair Celebrating Local Gardens Growers and Food
Sunday, Sept. 18, from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., 
Mt. Auburn St. and Winthop Park (between Eliot and JFK streets)

The Urban-Ag Fair will showcase incredible locally grown fruits and vegetables in a judged competition. Visitors may sample recipes prepared using local ingredients and get tips from local experts on gardening topics like composting, container gardening and keeping bees.  Participate in this lively event—show off your fruits and vegetables in the competition or share your knowledge at a table or demonstration.

The entire event is free, open to the public and family-friendly. Cooking demonstrations by local chefs and Cambridge school student growers will be held throughout the day, along with talks on gardening topics. There will also be live music throughout the afternoon.

Prizes will be awarded for fruits, vegetables, flowers, honey, eggs, baked goods, preserves/pickles and beverages, in the categories of tastiest, biggest, prettiest/most creative, most interesting/funny-looking and student grower (under 17). 

For more information, contact: Harvard Square Business Association, hsba@harvardsquare.com, 617-491-3434.

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