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Subaru Fall Festival at Greensgrow Farms

October 6, 2018 • 10am–4pm

Rain or Shine • Free to the Public
Greensgrow Farms • 2501 E. Cumberland Street
Join Subaru and Greensgrow Farms for a celebration of local food, music, crafts and farm fun! Whether you are from Philly or from out of town, get off the beaten path and checkout Greensgrow Farms, THE nationally recognized leader in urban farming and quite the little gem. Come see how a former galvanized steel plant became a model for urban agriculture.

Festival visitors will have the chance to enjoy live music, local food and drink, crafts from more than 30 local vendors, visit the farmstand and bring the kids to partake in a variety of children’s activities; run the sack race, bob for apples, or hunt for the best pumpkin in the patch and paint it. Taste samples from or compete in our annual Chili Competition and Apple Pie Competition where the public is asked to submit their best recipes to be crowned champions. Other festival activities include:

• Philadelphia Brewing Company Beer Tent
• Phillie Phanatic:
12–1pm
• Beebeard: 1–2pm
• Live Music
— 11:00–11:30am: Kensington CAPA High School Drumline
— 12:30–1:30pm: Gringo Motel
— 1:30–2:30pm: Chalk and the Beige Americans
— 2:30pm–3:30: Todd Fausnacht
• Food trucks;
Everything We Eat, Authentik Byrek, Slurp
• Cider pressing
• Adopt-a-Pet
• Subaru Coat Drive

Vendors:

Ah Ha!, Cooking Alchemy, Craft Foundry, Delilah Van Kirk, Elements + Alchemy, Enriched Macaroni Products, Fifth of a Farm Creations, Honey Rose Botanicals, Light Bird Crafts, Mist & Most Apothecary, Movement Labs, Neil’s Sharpening Service, Old City Canning Co, Pellegrino Cutlery, Piggyback Treats Company, Silently Loud, Thankful Sage Farm School, The Darling Bower, The Hausler Collection, Volta Naturals, and Quick Brown Fox & Lazy Dog and more!

The Subaru Fall Festival at Greensgrow Farms is open to the public and admission is free. The event supports and celebrates Greensgrow’s nonprofit mission to grow a greener and more sustainable Philadelphia. #SubaruFallFest

Subaru Owner? VIP parking for Subaru owners
The lot entrance is on Almond Street across from Greensgrow Farms, located behind St. Anne’s Senior Citizen Center at 2607 E. Cumberland Street. Available on a first come, first served basis.

Get Involved

Volunteer!
Looking to get involved? We need people to help set up, break down, serve food, clean, run around all day, or stand around in some cases! Fill out our volunteer form here.

Interested in being an arts & crafts vendor? Apply here.
Interested in being a performer, food or beverage vendor? Contact events@greensgrow.org
Interested in being a sponsor? Contact events@greensgrow.org

Proud partner:

soa

Sponsors:

Penn Treaty Special Services District

 

 

Greensgrow

Since 1997, Greensgrow has been an international leader in the urban agriculture movement, demonstrating how growing food and flowers is essential to the ecological, social, and economic health of our communities. Greensgrow’s innovative social entrepreneurship project proves how nonprofit organizations can create sustainable business models by providing urban residents with the inspiration and resources for growing greener cities. Subaru has worked with Greengrow Farms since 2001, participating in clean up, planting and beautification projects in Kensington and West Philadelphia.

About Subaru of America, Inc.

Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Subaru Corporation of Japan. Headquartered at a zero-landfill office in Cherry Hill, N.J., the company markets and distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories through a network of more than 620 retailers across the United States. All Subaru products are manufactured in zero-landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. SOA is guided by the Subaru Love Promise, which is the company’s vision to show love and respect to everyone, and to support its communities and customers nationwide. Over the past 20 years, SOA has donated more than $120 million to causes the Subaru family cares about, and its employees have logged more than 40,000 volunteer hours. As a company, Subaru believes it is important to do its part in making a positive impact in the world because it is the right thing to do.