Festival attendees will be able to choose from 21 classes and demonstrations on beginning and advanced gardening topics, finding local food sources, and healing oneself with proper nutrition. These classes will empower festival attendees to improve the quality of the food they eat, start gardens, and build community.
The festival also offers a “pop-up” food court that will sell meat, vegetarian, and raw food alternatives using farm-fresh ingredients from local vendors.
Further details are as follows:
include Starting Your First Garden, Managing Bugs and Pests without Chemicals, Feeding the Soil, Small Space Gardening, Gardening with Kids, Honey Bees, Garden Planning and more !
Nutrition and Health classes
will include such topics as Understanding How Nutrition Connects to Better Health, Sources for Buying Quality Food, Eating Organic on a Limited Budget, Canning Summer Produce, Making Your Own Probiotic Foods, Better Lunches at School and more.
Exhibitors include over 45 local farmers, food artisans, nutritionists, health & wellness coaches, bloggers, and local advocacy groups.
Check our website for vendor, class, sponsor and speaker updates.
Register in advance for $10 tickets! http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-grow-your-health-gardening-local-food-wellness-festival-tickets-10518714759