Local Food Events Calendar

Use our calendar to find festivals, tours, workshops, field days, courses, and many other kinds of food and farming related events in your area. If you would like us to keep you up to date with any events happening close to you, make sure to sign up with our keep me posted feature.

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Main Street Market at the Westchester County Center (Feb 8, 2015)
Westchester County Parks Dept. (White Plains, NY)

Westchester residents will be able to buy fresh local foods, such as cheeses and pickles, meats and baked goods, and wine as well as products such as hand-made jewelry, soaps and body butters during the new Main Street Market, to be held on select Sundays from November through March, at the Westchester County Center in White Plains, New York. (...)


Mid-Winter Harvest Dinner (Feb 28, 2015)
Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market (Litchfield, CT)

On Saturday, February 28, 2015 the Litchfield Hills Farm-Fresh Market will host a Mid-Winter Harvest Dinner from 6:00pm - 10:00pm at the Litchfield Community Center. Executive Chef Samantha Tilley, of Mockingbird Kitchen and Bar, will create dinner featuring locally sourced ingredients in the middle of winter right here in Northwest Connecticut. (...)


Main Street Market at the Westchester County Center (Mar 22, 2015)
Westchester County Parks Dept. (White Plains, NY)

Westchester residents will be able to buy fresh local foods, such as cheeses and pickles, meats and baked goods, and wine as well as products such as hand-made jewelry, soaps and body butters during the new Main Street Market, to be held on select Sundays from November through March, at the Westchester County Center in White Plains, New York. (...)


Beginning a Vegetable Garden (Mar 28, 2015)
The Pfeiffer Center (Chestnut Ridge, NY)

This workshop is for anyone who wants to start a vegetable garden, incorporating basic skills for new gardeners. Topics covered will include: planning the garden (what goes where and when), preparing the soil, fencing the garden, planting and raising seedlings, companion planting, making and using compost, and weeding and mulching. (...)


Conscious Beekeeping: Special Session for Beginners (Apr 24, 2015)
The Pfeiffer Center (Chestnut Ridge, NY)

This half-day orientation for beginning beekeepers will cover: A comparison of Langstroth, top bar and Warr hives; the parts of the Langstroth hive, and how they work; choosing an appropriate site for your hives; rhythms of life in the honeybee colony; and the basics of working with bees. (...)


Island Alpaca Farm: 8th Annual Shearing Day Festival (Apr 25, 2015)
Island Alpaca Co. of Martha's Vineyard (Vineyard Haven, MA)

This event will feature some of the area's finest alpacas. More than 70 alpacas are scheduled to be on hand for shearing and public viewing.

Bring the family for an hour or two of fun, and education. (...)


Conscious Beekeeping: Practical Organic Approaches for Healthy Bees and G (Apr 25, 2015)
The Pfeiffer Center (Chestnut Ridge, NY)

he growing popularity of small-scale beekeeping is good news for the bees, but it also raises its own set of challenges. Rarely does a small-scale beekeeper encounter Colony Collapse - but every beekeeper must contend with rampant Varroa mites, scant forage, and scarce high-quality package bees and nucs. (...)


Pfeiffer Center Plant Sale (May 15, 2015 - May 17, 2015)
The Pfeiffer Center (Chestnut Ridge, NY)

Don't miss this opportunity to buy beautiful, healthy, biodynamically raised bedding plants for your garden.

Save the date, and watch our website for news about plants we'll be selling and events we'll be holding during the sale! All proceeds benefit the programs of the Pfeiffer Center. (...)