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Help Us Flourish!

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Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Festival Beach Food Forest this Saturday, May 13th from 9:00am – 12:00pm! 2nd Saturday Volunteer Site Maintenance Day Every month we focus on mulching, weeding, and educating volunteers. Learn how to build healthy soil and the techniques of forest gardening! This is a great way to get hands-on experience. We […]

Tree Planting and Groundbreaking Picnic!

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  Our vision to create a center for connection, growth and celebration at the edge of the Holly Shores/ Edward Rendon Sr. Park at Festival Beach is finally coming to fruition! (Yes, that’s how you spell fruition, with fruit in it). Fruit and nut trees will be planted in about a week and a half after the […]

Trick or Treat? No trick- We’ve broken ground!

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Announcing our first baby berm coming into the world on October 29th 2015. 500lbs, 25oz. We are delighted to announce A BIG TREAT for Halloween 2015- the berms and swales will get some diaper changing! Join us on Saturday October 31st and November 1st for FBFF’s first PERMABLITZ from 9am until about 4pm for the maturation of […]

Easy Two-Steppin’ for For FBFF!

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What two easy steps can you take tomorrow to help the Festival Beach Food Forest take root? Reach out to your folks, share why you love growing food & community, and invite them to support the Festival Beach Food Forest Indiegogo Campaign! Scoot a boot or support our booth tomorrow at the inaugural Southside SX: […]

Second Annual East Feast Gathering/Potluck

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The time has come to gather with friends and neighbors for the 2nd Annual East Feast Celebration at Festival Beach!We are excited to share accomplishments, goals and dreams… and a delicious potluck! With the fall season here the potential for locally grown and prepared dishes are limitless. Word has it that Elizabeth will once again […]

Food Forest 101

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When: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 6:30pm – 8:00pm Where: Terrazas Branch, Austin Public Library 1105 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, Texas 78702 Are you curious about growing food in community? Come join central East Austin neighbors in a conversation about low-maintenance, low-water edible forest gardens, aka food forests. Learn about the several existing food […]