Hollenback Community Garden’s annual fundraising event, Harvest Festival, takes place on Saturday, September 28, from 11am to 3pm. Meet the gardeners and take a tour, enjoy pizza from the grill, shop in the pop-up shop, and listen to live music by the Clinton Hillbillies!
Pizza – We’ll be selling pizza slices made on the grill, with toppings, including herbs from the garden
New & Used Books (Donated by garden members)—including many NEW Releases!
Baked Goods (Baked by garden members)
Garden-Sourced Goods—Potted Succulents, Smudge Sticks, Seed Packets
Guests can enter to win prizes from a variety of businesses, including Olea, La Rina Pastificio e Vino, Brooklyn Botanical Garden, Alamo Drafthouse, Shake Shack, Sprout Home, Oslo Coffee, and more! Raffle tickets are $1 each, and winners do not need to be present to win. Raffle takes place at 2:30pm.
Kick back and enjoy live music by the Clinton Hillbillies! Music starts at 1:30pm.
Free face painting and crafts! Kids of all ages can decorate flowerpots and make a houseplant to take home.
Take some daffodil bulbs with you to plant in your neighborhood, and help beautify your block! Bulbs are courtesy of the New Yorkers for Parks Daffodil Project.
Hollenback members will compete for Best Produce (tomatoes and more!), Best Preserves (jams, sauces, pickles!), and a Bake-Off. All goods must include at least 1 ingredient from the garden. The contest is limited to members and apprentices of Hollenback Community Garden. Judging takes place at 12:30pm.