Launch Party Countdown: Less than 9 days to go!

Launch Party Countdown: Less than 9 days to go!

Our KICK OFF BENEFIT PARTY is gaining huge momentum, here’s the details: Festival Beach Food Forest Launch Party Where: YardFarm, 7204 Shelton Road, Austin, TX 78725 Date: January 31st, 2015  Time: 4pm-11pm  This family-friendly event offers fun for...
Historic moments and positive momentum!

Historic moments and positive momentum!

With your support, on August 28, City Council approved the Festival Beach Food Forest (FBFF) as part of the Holly Shores Park Master Plan! We’re excited and hope you are too. Be on the look out, volunteer opportunities coming soon! In other news, we’re...
Austin City Council approves edible landscaping on public parkland

Austin City Council approves edible landscaping on public parkland

Austin, TX ­- It may sound far-­fetched, but the newly­-passed, 99­-acre Holly Shores Master Plan includes an edible forest garden, free and open to the public, on a patch of parkland just east of I-­35. Adding to the already bustling local food movement in Austin,...
Council approves Phase One of food forest at Festival Beach!

Council approves Phase One of food forest at Festival Beach!

WAHOO! We’re moving along, folks! Council voted 7-0 to approve an amended version of the Holly Shores Master Plan, which includes <1 acre of initial food forestry on a patch of public parkland on the east side of Waller St. East Feast would like to thank all...

Act Now! Speak Up for the Fruit Trees

Time to make history! With your support, on August 28, City Council members will join our grassroots movement for the first food forest in an Austin Public Park by voting to approve the Festival Beach Food Forest as part of the Holly Shores Master Plan! We’re so...
Email City Council

Email City Council

Want to support the first food forest in a public park in Austin?  Please take five minutes to send an email to Council! Please email the Holly Shores Master Planning team before August 13th: Email City Council Submit Email Via Web Form   If you’re from an...