Wakeman Town Farm’s Second Annual
Grassroots Harvest Dinner
Saturday, Sept. 21
Mark your calendars for a rockin’ good time, featuring locally grown fare, fine wine and live music on the farm. Top local chefs will create a special menu using the freshest seasonal vegetables provided by our generous area farmers.
Tickets are $150 and all proceeds benefit Wakeman Town Farm, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.
Presenting some of the talented young culinary stars for this WTF fundraiser:
Pat Pascarella, Bar Sugo, Norwalk
Arik Bensimon, The Whelk, Westport
Adam Halberg, Barcelona, SONO
Tickets are limited and will go on sale shortly.
They will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
(Last year, tickets sold out in three hours!)
Check the WTF website after Labor Day for ticket release date! (Fairfield Green Food Guide will try to give you the heads up on our Facebook and Twitter pages).
134 Cross Highway, Westport, CT 06880
About Wakeman Town Farm
The Wakeman Town Farm Sustainability Center is an organic demonstration homestead open to the public.
The Farm is a model facility created to educate the community with local healthy food production, responsible land stewardship, sustainable practices and community service orientation.
Activities include educational workshops, student internships, hosting after school environmental clubs, children’s summer camp programs, growing fruits and vegetables, animal husbandry, providing a farm stand and CSA pickup location.
The mission of Wakeman Town Farm is to serve the community as an educational demonstration center for sustainable living.
In keeping with our agrarian roots, Wakeman Town Farm provides a place where we can experience hands-on homesteading practices, encompassing time honored and cutting edge methods, such as composting, succession planting, solar and wind power technologies.
Wakeman Town Farm offers a wide array of educational programs in agriculture, land stewardship and animal husbandry which serve to inspire the community to unite for the mutual benefit of a healthy environment and a more sustainable future.
Wakeman Farm is grateful to the Green Village Initiative
group for their generous donation of the renovations made to this beautiful historic property for the town of Westport.