Category Archives: Events

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 …

Ride4ECO May 3rd 2014

Thank you to all those who came out to the Ride4ECO and Open House on Saturday, May 3rd. It all started with a fun 5 mile bike ride from the University of Maryland to the farm in Edmonston.  We had over forty riders join! Bikers and visitors then converged at the farm for tours, smoothies made from our famous smoothie bikes and a silent auction. All …