Twilight Market

Farmstand • Local Food & Drink • Craft Vendors • Bands • Performers

Bring your friends and family and join us for our festive evening markets! We are keeping the farm and the farmstand open late for shopping and have invited some of our favorite friends to join us at our little green oasis.

This month we will feature a theatrical performance to enjoy while you shop and enjoy local food and drink. Slurpphilly will be slinging fresh ramen, Korean fried chicken, Korean BBQ tacos. Evil Genius Beer Company will be serving their beer made right over on Front Street. We’re highlighting Philly’s talented artisans, craftspeople, and purveyors of handmade goods; Madcrumbs, Thankful Sage Farm School, Melmos Dog Treats, Vessna Scheff, Terra Luna, Brendan’s Rustic Handcrafts.

The farmstand is stocked with organically grown produce from right here in our high tunnels as well as foods from local farms and producers. Browse the garden center and greenhouse and say hi to Milkshake the pig and his friends.

Entertainment

Theatre Festival

Food & Drink

Slurpphilly will be slinging fresh ramen, Korean fried chicken, Korean BBQ tacos.

Evil Genius Beer Company  serving their beer made right over on Front Street.

Handmade Goods

Madcrumbs is a made-to-order, small-batch bakeshop in Philadelphia. No product is ever frozen. They bake from scratch using high quality and local ingredients whenever possible. By baking small batch we cut down in our food waste and able to offer affordable prices.

Thankful Sage Farm School manufactures handmade soaps and a variety of candles with historic underpinnings. Coming from Historic Bucks County, it is easy to capture the spirit of the early America – they hand mix the scents of soil, woodsmoke, old pipes, and local flowers. They make a variety of candles, non GMO soy candles and beeswax candles- produced from the hives on their little farm. They teach heritage skills.

Melmos Dog Treats provides an all natural dog treat in fun shapes and flavors!

Terra Luna, is dedicated to providing small-batch, whole body herbal products handmade in Northeast Philadelphia. Handmade apothecary products often made with ingredients grown in my own garden.

Vessna Scheff, original abstract and portrait watercolors focusing on the natural textures of water and wood.

Brendan’s Rustic Handcrafts:  Handcrafted rustic wood homegoods and furniture made from locally sourced hardwoods and crafted in West Philly.

Twilight Markets are on the third Thursday of each month from June through October. Different music, local food and drink, activities, music and arts and craft vendors each month. BYO welcome. Free. Rain or Shine.

Sign up to be a vendor or performer here.

 

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Twilight Market

Farmstand • Local Food & Drink • Craft Vendors • Bands • Performers

Bring your friends and family and join us for our festive evening markets! We are keeping the farm and the farmstand open late for shopping and have invited some of our favorite friends to join us at our little green oasis.

This month Women in Horticulture will join us for a discussion on adding fall & winter interest to your garden. Vessna Scheff opens at 6pm on ukulele and our favorite acoustic duo, Silk & Honey at 7pm.

You’ll be eating and drinking well with Slurp Philly, Chef Katie Briggs Burger Pop-Up, Purposeful Pops, and Evil Genius Beer Company.

 

Come ready to shop the farmstand a slew of talented purveyors of handmade goods; Aha Brands, The Darling Bower, Stellar Design Shop, Mello Infusions, 12th Glow, f e a s t, the kitchen garden series, Arekusn, Madcrumbs, Thankful Sage Farm School, Melmos Dog Treats, Terra Luna, Cat Horn Accessory, The Darling Bower, Vessna Scheff.

 

The farmstand is stocked with organically grown produce from right here in our high tunnels. Browse the garden center and greenhouse and say hi to Milkshake the pig and his friends.

 

Women in Horticulture: Adding Fall & Winter Interest to Your Garden6:00-6:45pm • FREE

Gardening should extend beyond just spring and summer blooms. Late season flowers, foliage, and fruit can be showstoppers in the garden, while also providing important food sources for pollinators and birds. Garden lovers are always looking for plants that will extend the season of interest, and bees are also looking to store up pollen and nectar to survive winter hibernation. Lucy will provide ideas for perennials, shrubs, and trees that flower, turn brilliant colors, and bear fruit late into the year. She will review the necessary site conditions for them to thrive, and show you how to create beautiful plant combinations.  Lucy will focus on plants that are not only good landscape plants but also provide pollen and food for wildlife

Lucy Dinsmore is the Azalea Meadow Horticulturist at the Morris Arboretum of the Univeristy of Pennsylvania. She’s worked for landscaping firms, garden centers, and holds a master’s degree from the University of Minnesota. As the Assistant Director of the group Women in Horticulture, which provides women with opportunities in professional development, networking, and mentorship during free and low-cost events in the greater Philadelphia area.

 

Entertainment

Silk & Honey

 

Food & Drink

Evil Genius Beer Company  serving their beer made right over on Front Street.

Rock N’ Rolls Food Truck fusion eggrolls.

Handmade Goods

Madcrumbs is a made-to-order, small-batch bakeshop in Philadelphia. No product is ever frozen. They bake from scratch using high quality and local ingredients whenever possible. By baking small batch we cut down in our food waste and able to offer affordable prices.

Thankful Sage Farm School manufactures handmade soaps and a variety of candles with historic underpinnings. Coming from Historic Bucks County, it is easy to capture the spirit of the early America – they hand mix the scents of soil, woodsmoke, old pipes, and local flowers. They make a variety of candles, non GMO soy candles and beeswax candles- produced from the hives on their little farm. They teach heritage skills.

Melmos Dog Treats provides an all natural dog treat in fun shapes and flavors!

Terra Luna, is dedicated to providing small-batch, whole body herbal products handmade in Northeast Philadelphia. Handmade apothecary products often made with ingredients grown in my own garden.

Cat Horn Accessory handcrafted casual metal and fiber jewelry and accessories for women and men. Original designs using wirework, macrame, leather craft, and needlepoint using precious metals, semiprecious stones, silk, and leather.

The Darling Bower, botanical watercolor artist making tea towels, gift wrap, wall art, and greeting cards.

Vessna Scheff, original abstract and portrait watercolors focusing on the natural textures of water and wood


Twilight Markets are on the third Thursday of each month from June through October. Different music, local food and drink, activities, music and arts and craft vendors each month. BYO welcome. Free. Rain or Shine.

Sign up to be a vendor or performer here.

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La Mariposa: An Evening of Argentine Tango!

philadelphia argentine tango school

August 24 • 7pm–12:30am

Greensgrow and the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School are teaming up for a night of Argentine tango on Saturday, August 24. The event includes live music by the Messiez Trio, directed by award-winning pianist, Emiliano Messiez, an all-levels tango lesson (no experience or partner required!), food and drink available for purchase, and social dancing on the BalletX portable floor. Join us to dance under the stars in the gorgeous ambiance of Greensgrow after dark!

Featuring 

Schedule

  • 7:00pm: Doors open; food, drinks and mingling.
  • 7:30-8:30pm: All-levels tango class. No experience or partner necessary!
  • 8:30pm-12:30am: La Mariposa Milonga – Argentine tango social dance with live music.

Tickets are available at the door | $30
Price includes class and Milonga.


Please Note:
• Participants should bring clean shoes to change into to wear on the dance floor.
• In the event of severe weather, the event will be held at the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School, 2030 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125.
• Cancellations within 72 hours of the start of the event are nonrefundable or transferable. Refunds and transfers requested earlier than 72 hours before the class start time will be charged a $5.00 processing fee.


Philadelphia Argentine Tango School
Since 2008, the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School (PATS) has been promoting tango as a fun and accessible activity for people of all ages.  PATS offers group classes, special workshops, private lessons, social dances, concerts and other live music events, and organizes the only tango festival in Philadelphia.


DJ MANUK COLAKYAN is an aficionado of Argentine Tango. He dances, collects its music and DJ’s. With his large collection of recordings, Manuk is a favorite DJ in Philadelphia, the east coast, and also in his native Istanbul, where he regularly DJs at milongas and festivals.

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Twilight Market

Farmstand • Local Food & Drink • Craft Vendors • Bands • Performers

Bring your friends and family and join us for our festive evening markets! We are keeping the farm and the farmstand open late for shopping and have invited some of our favorite friends to join us at our little green oasis. Pitch, Please, Temple’s University based Queer Advocacy A Capella group headlines at 6:45pm till 7:15pm. Singer Nolwazi Monique opens at 6pm.

Evil Genius Beer Company will be serving their beer made right over on Front Street, and great local eats with Eclectik Domestic – grass-fed beef burgers and more. Purposeful Pops Artisan popsicles made with local ingredients for local good!

This month we’ll be joined by some of Philly’s talented artisans, craftspeople, and purveyors of handmade goods; Thankful Sage Farm School,  Terra Luna, Cat Horn Accessory,  Brendan’s Rustic Handcrafts, Stellar Design, Mello Infusions, Natureful Philadelphia.

The farmstand is stocked with organically grown produce from right here in our high tunnels as well as foods from local farms and producers. Browse the garden center and greenhouse and say hi to Milkshake the pig and his friends.

Entertainment

Pitch, Please, Temple’s University based Queer Advocacy A Capella group.

 

Food & Drink

Evil Genius Beer Company  serving their beer made right over on Front Street.

Eclectik Domestic: Burger Pop-Up, grass-fed beef burgers and more.

Handmade Goods

Thankful Sage Farm School manufactures handmade soaps and a variety of candles with historic underpinnings. Coming from Historic Bucks County, it is easy to capture the spirit of the early America – they hand mix the scents of soil, woodsmoke, old pipes, and local flowers. They make a variety of candles, non GMO soy candles and beeswax candles- produced from the hives on their little farm. They teach heritage skills.

Terra Luna, is dedicated to providing small-batch, whole body herbal products handmade in Northeast Philadelphia. Handmade apothecary products often made with ingredients grown in my own garden.

Cat Horn Accessory handcrafted casual metal and fiber jewelry and accessories for women and men. Original designs using wirework, macrame, leather craft, and needlepoint using precious metals, semiprecious stones, silk, and leather.

Brendan’s Rustic Handcrafts handcrafted rustic wood homegoods and furniture made from locally sourced hardwoods and crafted in West Philly.

Stellar Design, contemporary upcycled accessories.

Mello Infusions, high quality herbal blends for your therapeutic and recreational needs.

Natureful Philadelphia


Twilight Markets are on the third Thursday of each month from June through October. Different music, local food and drink, activities, music and arts and craft vendors each month. BYO welcome. Free. Rain or Shine.

Sign up to be a vendor or performer here.

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Twilight Market

Farmstand • Local Food & Drink • Craft Vendors • Bands • Performers

Bring your friends and family and join us for our festive evening markets! We are keeping the farm and the farmstand open late for shopping and have invited some of our favorite friends to join us at our little green oasis. Things kick-off at 6pm with Vessna Scheff on ukelele followed by the School of Rock at 7pm. Slurpphilly will be slinging fresh ramen, Korean fried chicken, Korean BBQ tacos. Purposeful Pops is bringing their artisan pops made with local ingredients for local good. Evil Genius Beer Company will be serving their beer made right over on Front Street.

During the festivities you can join our Herbal Bug Repellant Workshop! We’ll be teaching you how to make your own salve that’s great for your skin and keeps away mosquitos and flies too. Registration required.

Entertainment

School of Rock House Band. Top students ranging in age from 13-18 perform classic rock to progressive rock to alternative music.

Vessna Scheff memorizes audiences with voice and ukulele performances that combine soul, folk and jazz. She began singing at a young age and developed her musical talents after coming across a ukulele in a thrift store. She currently resides in Philadelphia where she began collaborating with producer Lee Clarke. Their collaboration includes vocals, pulsing rhythms and deep beats in an emotional and fresh approach.

Food & Drink

Slurpphilly.com Fresh Ramen Noodle Bowls, Korean Fried Chicken, Korean BBQ Tacos

Purposeful Pops Artisan popsicles made with local ingredients for local good. Our mission is to do things with a purpose. Especially to provide job creation and workforce development to help those transitioning from homelessness.

Evil Genius Beer Company  serving their beer made right over on Front Street.

Handmade Goods

Madcrumbs is a made-to-order, small-batch bakeshop in Philadelphia. No product is ever frozen. They bake from scratch using high quality and local ingredients whenever possible. By baking small batch we cut down in our food waste and able to offer affordable prices.

Thankful Sage Farm School manufactures handmade soaps and a variety of candles with historic underpinnings. Coming from Historic Bucks County, it is easy to capture the spirit of the early America – they hand mix the scents of soil, woodsmoke, old pipes, and local flowers. They make a variety of candles, non GMO soy candles and beeswax candles- produced from the hives on their little farm. They teach heritage skills.

Melmos Dog Treats provides an all natural dog treat in fun shapes and flavors!

Riot Alliance creates handmade jewelry with semi-precious raw crystals and high quality gold and sterling silver materials. 10% of proceeds benefit a different quarterly social justice partner in Philadelphia. 

EB Stitches Quirky embroidered hoop designs!

The Last Straw is the last straw you’ll ever need! Handmade borosilicate glass drinking straws, saving the oceans and turtles one glass straw at a time.

The Darling BowerA botanical watercolor artist making handcrafted and custom goods; tea towels, gift wrap, wall art, and greeting cards. Celebrating the beauty of the natural world by incorporating it into home decor pieces and functional goods. 

Stellar Design Shop reporposes worn out and old garments into new garments with contemporary style.

Roebas ceramics porcelain and stoneware, combining wheel and handbuilt pieces.

Cat Horn Accessory handcrafted casual metal and fiber jewelry and accessories for women and men. Original designs using wirework, macrame, leather craft, and needlepoint using precious metals, semiprecious stones, silk, and leather.

Brendan’s Rustic Handcrafts handcrafted rustic wood homegoods and furniture made from locally sourced hardwoods and crafted in West Philly.

 


Twilight Markets are on the third Thursday of each month from June through October. Different music, local food and drink, activities, music and arts and craft vendors each month. BYO welcome. Free. Rain or Shine.

Sign up to be a vendor or performer here.

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Twilight Market

Farmstand • Local Food & Drink • Craft Vendors • Bands • Performers

Bring your friends and family and join us for our festive evening market! We are keeping the farm and the farmstand open late and have invited some of our favorite friends. ORCA will be announcing the winner of their Bloom Your Block Contest at 6pm to start things off. Followed by live entertainment Boon and WORDZ The Poet Emcee. Rock n Rolls will be serving tasty egg rolls. Separatist Beer Project will be serving their brews that incorporate foraged ingredients. Shop crafts, art and locally made goodies by Melmos Dog Treats, Thankful Sage Farm School, Madcrumbs, Riot Alliance, Vessna Scheff, The Last Straw, EB Stitches. The farmstand is stocked with organically grown produce from right here in our high tunnels. Browse the garden center and greenhouse and say hi to Milkshake the pig and his friends.

Twilight Markets are on the third Thursday of each month from June–October. Different music, local food and drink, activities, music and arts and craft vendors each month. BYO welcome. Free. Rain or Shine.

Sign up to be a vendor or performer here.

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Deb Shebish & the McLeod Brothers: Live Irish Fiddle

December 3 & 17 • 11am-1pm
Come and gather around the fire and enjoy an afternoon of free traditional fiddle music! Music, hot chocolate, the Greensgrow Holiday Bazaar plus so many great green, growing and edible gifts!
Deb Shebish is a versatile fiddler who has performed at venues including: the The Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN with Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh, Ric Blair and Tim O’Brien, the United States Air Force Academy, the Hilbert Circle Theater, the Waterford Tall Ships Festival in Ireland, and the Leith Folk Club in Scotland.

Watch them at Fergie’s Pub.

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Deb Shebish & the McLeod Brothers: Live Irish Fiddle

December 3 & 17 • 11am-1pm
Come and gather around the fire and enjoy an afternoon of free traditional fiddle music! Music, hot chocolate, the Greensgrow Holiday Bazaar plus so many great green, growing and edible gifts!
Deb Shebish is a versatile fiddler who has performed at venues including: the The Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN with Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh, Ric Blair and Tim O’Brien, the United States Air Force Academy, the Hilbert Circle Theater, the Waterford Tall Ships Festival in Ireland, and the Leith Folk Club in Scotland.

Watch them at Fergie’s Pub.

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