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Update-East Austin Urban Farm Tour, April 17, 2011 April 6, 2011

It is almost time for the Second Annual East Austin Urban Farm Tour, and the details are out now.  There will be tours of each farm at 1:15, 2:15, 3:15 and 4:15.  The participating farms are Boggy Creek Farm, Hausbar Farm, Rain Lily Farm and Springdale Farm, all within walking distance from one another.

There will be chefs on hand at each farm, preparing locally sourced food and drink as follows:

Boggy Creek Farm – Eric Polzer of Wink; Steward Scruggs of ZOOT, Barrie Cullinan of Word on Food Bakery; Live Oak Brewery Beer;

Springdale Farm – Pesche, Driskill Grill, Jessee Griffiths from Dai Due, 512 Brewing;

Rain Lily Farm – La Condesa, Fabi & Rossi, Pie Fixes Everything, Republic of Texas Tequila;

Hausbar Farm – Dripping Springs Vodka, Paula’s Texas Orange, Bola Pizza, East Side Cafe

This is a really fun event, and a great way to get to know your local farmers.  The Tickets are available online through www. or at each farm gate the day of the tours.  $35.00 is the cost and the the beneficiary is the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance.


4 Responses to “Update-East Austin Urban Farm Tour, April 17, 2011”

  1. OH! I want to do this so bad. I missed it last year!

  2. It is really a fun event. The farmers are all so generous with their time giving these tours and the food is fabulous!

  3. Ann Freebing Says:

    Expensive tickets! Event should be FREE with “donations encouraged” to enthuse forthcoming local Austinites to know their local farmers…

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