Category Archives: Events

Jack-O-Lantern Toss & Composting

Here at ECO, we try to take to advantage of every opportunity to transform others’ waste into treasure. In this case, the waste was jack-o-lanterns left over from Halloween, and our treasure is compost! Together with the Food Equity Council, we invited folks from the community to throw, drop and otherwise catapult their decorative¬†pumpkins for …

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 …