Category Archives: Events

Port Towns Day 2014

On one of the hottest days in October, the Port Towns – Bladensburg, Colmar Manor, Cottage City and Edmonston – hosted their annual Port Towns Day celebration. Situated at the historic Bladensburg Waterfront, the event featured dozens of local businesspeople, chefs, artists, and other entrepreneurs. While Sade made her famous eggplant-avocado …

GWU Freshmen Service Day

George Washington University kicked off the fall semester by choosing ECO City Farms as one of the sites for the 6th annual Freshman Day of Service. 50 students, divided amongst both the Edmonston and Autumn Woods farms, participated. From painting shipping containers, for our soon-to-be kitchen/classroom hybrid, to constructed the base for a hugelkultur, …

ECO Fundraiser @ Fox’s Barn | Hyattsville, MD

More than 90 friends and family of ECO City Farms attended “Evening in the Garden,” raising nearly $7000. The event, the first of its kind, was hosted by __ , owner of historic Fox’s Barn. The bee-themed event – complete with bee-stamped name cards, ECO honey jars, and gold accents – brought together ECO’s long-time …