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Cooking NYC!(Dinner Parties,Wine Tastings,Ethnic Food &More) Message Board › New Meetup: Bronx Food and Urban Farms Tour!

New Meetup: Bronx Food and Urban Farms Tour! Free round-trip trolley service from Manhattan!

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Brooklyn, NY
Announcing a new Meetup for Cooking NYC!(Dinner Parties,Wine Tastings,Ethnic Food &More)!

What: Bronx Food and Urban Farms Tour! Free round-trip trolley service from Manhattan!
When: Saturday, May 14, 2011 9:30 PM

Where: New York vistors and convention bureau (52nd St)
810 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10019

Bronx Food and Urban Farm Tours!!!!
Official launch with Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. this Saturday!


For a narrated group tour of some of the borough's most amazing working farms, where community farmers tend to their plots of land, micro-entrepreneurs harvest honey, and chickens roam freely.

Round-trip trolley service leaving from midtown Manhattan!! Great fun for foodies, eco-travelers and the whole family! Limited complimentary (FREE) tickets available! Email for more information!

Tour activities include:
1: "Get Dirty" - Interactive seed planting session
2: Composting basics workshop
3: Backyard Chickens workshop
4: Live music jam session with local musicians
5: Complimentary lunch guaranteed to trolley riders (for walk-ins, lunch will be served on a first-come-first served basis)

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Arrival time: 9:30 AM at The New York Visitors and Convention Bureau, located on 810 7th Avenue (and 52nd Street), Manhattan. 10:00 AM sharp departure from midtown Manhattan,3PM return.

Can't commit the full day? No worries - Take the train and meet us for lunch and workshops at The Garden of Happiness, located on Prospect Avenue between East 181st and East 182nd streets at 11:00 AM.

Limited complimentary (free) tickets available - Email for more information! $15 donation . RSVP required. All proceeds go towards the support and programming of Bronx community gardens.

To register, or for more information, call 718.817.8026 or­

Co-hosted by the Bronx Food and Sustainability Coalition, Bronx Tourism Council and New York Botanical Gardens/Bronx Green-Up

Check it out!
New York, NY
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Time of the event needs to be corrected. It's showing 930PM when it should be AM.
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