Category Archives: Events

Food Day 2014 – Photos

^ Click on the photo to view the image gallery. ECO City’s Food Day 2014 celebration was an immeasurable success. Hundreds of people, of all ages, nationalities, color and creed our arrived at our Edmonston farm for an afternoon celebrating local food, arts and businesses. A special thanks goes out to our vendors and partners, including longtime …

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, …