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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 […]

Holly Shores Master Park Plan Community Meeting

Please come out to support food forests and community agriculture in public parks at the Holly Shores/Edward Rendon Sr. Park at Festival Beach Master Plan Community Meeting #5 (FINAL)East Feasters, please come prepared to listen and share. This is a 90-acre park and there are a lot of important aspects of this beloved park that […]

Food Forest 101 at Metz Rec Center

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. When: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 6:15pm – 8:00pm Where: Metz Recreation Center Learn about the several existing food forests in Austin today, and discuss plans for a new […]

Campaign City Council to Approve Edible Landscaping for Holly Shores Park Master Plan

We believe the Food Forest’s mission for free, publicly-accessible, organically-grown food is in fact one of the BEST USES of public land. Do you agree? Let the city know! When: Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 4:00pm Where: Austin City Hall Background: In September 2009, City Council passed a resolution that reallocated funds from the Holly […]