Do you love chickens? Have you been wanting a small flock of your own? Wondering what breed is best for you?
Come join Backyard Growers on October 12th as we partner with local chicken farmer, Jess Araneo as we go over the ins and outs of chicken raising, and even get to meet a bird or two!
Tickets and more information here.
Backyard Growers 2nd Annual
Great Gloucester Growdown
An evening of fun, friends, food and music to support our Farm to School and Community Gardening Programs.
Enjoy appetizers, dinner and cocktails prepared by Short & Main followed by a rockin’ dance party with local 80’s band SAFETY.
September 26, 2017
Short & Main
36 Main Street, Gloucester, MA 01930
Purchase your tickets online at backyardgrowers.org or the event page today!
Backyard Growers is hosting it’s second summer cooking workshop this Tuesday, Aug 8, 6:30-8pm at The Open Door. Come share knowledge about summer gardening, harvesting, and cooking with BYG and local community gardener Patricia!
Tickets and more information here
Join Backyard Growers to harvest, cook, and eat a delicious vegetarian meal inspired by the summer garden! Participants will be led by community gardeners and Backyard Growers staff and will leave with recipes, tips, and tricks to make seasonal menus at home. Not an experienced cook? No problem! We’ll go over the basics, so all levels of cooking experience are welcome.
At The Open Door, 28 Emerson Ave, Gloucester
Family Night – Bring the kids! August 1; 6-7:30 pm; Sign up here or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot today!
Senior Night August 8; 6:30-8 pm; Sign up here or email email@example.com to reserve your spot today!
YOU WON’T FIND ANY MARBLE COLUMNS OR SPACIOUS GARDENS ON THIS GARDEN TOUR!
Join us on July 15th for Backyard Growers’ first-ever, self-guided, INCREDIBLE EDIBLE GARDEN TOUR fundraising event!
Where: Backyard, community, and school gardens in Downtown and East Gloucester
When: July 15th 10am-2pm (Rain date 7/16)
Tickets: $15 per person; FREE for children
Purchase Tickets Here or by calling 978-281-0480 or by visiting us at 271 Main Street
This is your chance to see how Gloucester folks are squeezing vegetable gardens into small spaces to grow some of their own food. You will visit backyard, community, and school gardens plus a few special guest gardens where you can learn about chickens and bees! Chat with gardeners and learn a few gardening tricks as you leisurely make your way to the different garden sites. Don’t miss this behind-the-scenes look at urban gardening in Gloucester! Receive the exclusive garden tour map with your ticket purchase!